Lancaster High School

44701 32nd St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Lancaster High School serves 2,447 students in grades 9-12.
Lancaster High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lancaster High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Lancaster High School's student population of 2,447 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 110 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers110 teachers
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School Rankings

Lancaster High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lancaster High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7317 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
51%
54%
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Black
19%
5%
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White
18%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.64
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Graduation Rate
87%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAntelope Valley Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lancaster High School is Soar High (students On Academic Rise) (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Amargosa Creek Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lancaster Amargosa Creek Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 971 students
    0.7 miles
    44333 27th St. W.
    Lancaster, CA 93536
    (661) 729-6064
    0.7 6-8 971
  • Lancaster West Wind Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 747 students
    0.9 miles
    44044 36th St. W.
    Lancaster, CA 93536
    (661) 948-0192
    0.9 K-5 747
  • Lancaster Soar High (students On Academic Rise) Alternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 419 students
    1.4 miles
    3041 W. Ave. K
    Lancaster, CA 93536
    (661) 722-6300
    1.4 9-12 419
  • Lancaster Endeavour Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 752 students
    1.7 miles
    43755 45th St. W.
    Lancaster, CA 93536
    (661) 943-8270
    1.7 6-8 752
  • Lancaster Nancy Cory Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 765 students
    1.7 miles
    3540 W. Ave. K-4
    Lancaster, CA 93536
    (661) 722-1010
    1.7 K-6 765

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