Lancaster Elementary School

  • Lancaster Elementary School serves 905 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lancaster Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Lancaster Elementary School's student population of 905 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students905 students
Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers

School Comparison

  • Lancaster Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lancaster Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3017 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
70%
32%
Black
22%
23%
White
6%
39%
Diversity Score0.460.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
48%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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