Lancaster Elementary School

  • Lancaster Elementary School serves 301 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lancaster Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Lancaster Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Lancaster Elementary School's student population of 301 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lancaster Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lancaster Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#642 out of 1769 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lancaster Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lancaster Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lancaster Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
93%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lancaster Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lancaster Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.130.51
This chart display the diversity score of Lancaster Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lancaster Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lancaster Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntington County Com School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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