Lancaster Secondary

  • Lancaster Secondary serves 77 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lancaster Secondary placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Lancaster Secondary's student population of 77 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students77 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lancaster Secondary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lancaster Secondary is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1047 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
9%
11%
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White
84%
66%
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Diversity Score0.290.54
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Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLancaster Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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