Lancaster Elementary School District

44711 N. Cedar Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534-3210
(District boundaries shown in map)

Top Rankings

Lancaster Elementary School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 13,587 students in Lancaster Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Lancaster Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 51% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
22 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
13,587 Students
5,953,047 Students
# Teachers
582 Teachers
264,842 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Lancaster Elementary School District, which is ranked #1635 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
18%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lancaster Elementary  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
32%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lancaster Elementary  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.63
# American Indian Students
64 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
293 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
7,579 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
56%
56%
# Black Students
3,709 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
27%
5%
# White Students
1,301 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
10%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
26 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
615 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
1,516
458,234
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,501
423,255
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,528
429,448
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,496
436,256
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,498
444,008
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,640
446,301
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,435
437,800
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,483
457,732
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,490
465,149
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,325 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,703 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$195 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lancaster Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$186 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Lancaster Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,325
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lancaster Elementary  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,703
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lancaster Elementary  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Lancaster Elementary School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: n/an/a
44333 27th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 729-6064
Grades: 6-8
| 888 students
Rank: n/an/a
1555 W. Ave. H-10
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 942-9521
Grades: K-6
| 679 students
Rank: n/an/a
Discovery
44910 17th St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 949-3175
Grades: K-5
| 769 students
Rank: n/an/a
44327 Fig Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 723-0351
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
361 E. Pondera
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 942-8487
Grades: K-5
| 712 students
Rank: n/an/a
43755 45th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 943-8270
Grades: 6-8
| 787 students
831 E. Ave. K-2
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 206-0120
Grades: 6-8
| 420 students
Rank: n/an/a
835 E. Ave. K-4
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 949-0435
Grades: K-5
| 697 students
43420 22nd St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 726-1826
Grades: K-6
| 706 students
Rank: n/an/a
43926 N. Second St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 948-0743
Grades: K-5
| 565 students
Rank: n/an/a
Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies
Alternative School
44034 13th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 488-7600
Grades: K-8
| 117 students
Rank: n/an/a
The Leadership Academy
Alternative School
44310 Hardwood Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 726-5454
Grades: K-8
| 54 students
Rank: n/an/a
44021 15th St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 726-9913
Grades: K-5
| 626 students
Rank: n/an/a
44924 N. Fifth St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 942-0431
Grades: K-7
| 821 students
Rank: n/an/a
737 W. Ave. H-6
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 942-0437
Grades: K-6
| 604 students
Rank: n/an/a
1235 W. Kettering St.
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 942-1477
Grades: K-5
| 734 students
Rank: n/an/a
3540 W. Ave. K-4
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 722-1010
Grades: K-5
| 739 students
Rank: n/an/a
753 E. Ave. K-2
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 726-4271
Grades: 6-8
| 889 students
Rank: n/an/a
Piute Middle School
425 E. Ave. H-11
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 942-9508
Grades: 6-8
| 837 students
Rank: n/an/a
747 W. Ave. J-12
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 942-9536
Grades: K-5
| 601 students
Rank: n/an/a
1233 W. Ave. J-8
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 948-2636
Grades: K-6
| 627 students
Rank: n/an/a
44044 36th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 948-0192
Grades: K-5
| 715 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 22 schools
  • Grades: K-8
  • Enrollment: 13,587 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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