Lancaster High School

  • Lancaster High School serves 1,770 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
  • Lancaster High School operates within the Lancaster City School District.
  • Lancaster City School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1770 students has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,770 students
Lancaster High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Lancaster High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Lancaster High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by GradeLancaster High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
Lancaster High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
n/a
2%
Lancaster High School Asian Students (1999-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Lancaster High School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
2%
16%
Lancaster High School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
95%
72%
Lancaster High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Lancaster High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLancaster High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.100.46
Lancaster High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
39%
40%
Lancaster High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
Lancaster High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lancaster City School District's student population of 6,236 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 73% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,966 in this district is less than the state average of $11,970. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,855 is less than the state average of $11,436. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameLancaster City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed6,236909
Lancaster City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate80%89%
Lancaster City School District Graduation Rate (1997-2015)
District Total Revenue$66 MM$12 MM
Lancaster City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$59 MM$12 MM
Lancaster City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,966$11,970
Lancaster City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,855$11,436
Lancaster City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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  • LancasterThomas Ewing Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 699 students
    0.7 miles
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    (740)687-7347
    0.76-8699
  • LancasterMedill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 417 students
    1.1 miles
    1151 James Rd
    LancasterOH 43130
    (740)687-7352
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  • LancasterEast Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 371 students
    1.2 miles
    751 E Wheeling St
    LancasterOH 43130
    (740)687-7338
    1.2KG-5371
  • LancasterSouth Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 309 students
    1.5 miles
    220 E Walnut St
    LancasterOH 43130
    (740)687-7340
    1.5KG-5309
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    Grades: 6-8 | 700 students
    1.6 miles
    701 Union St
    LancasterOH 43130
    (740)687-7344
    1.66-8700

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