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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 2 public schools in Lancaster Public School District, serving 179 students.
  • Public school in Lancaster Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 60% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Minnesota.
  • The top ranked public schools in Lancaster Public School District are Lancaster Elementary School and Lancaster Secondary. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameLancaster Public School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lancaster.k12.mn.us
School District Phone Number(218)762-5400
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
# of Schools2 Schools2,560 Schools
# of Students179 Students885,743 Students
# of Teachers15 Teachers55,871 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1

District Comparison

  • Lancaster Public School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 513 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lancaster Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lancaster Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lancaster Public   School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.200.54
# of American Indian Studentsn/a15,036 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# of Asian Students1 Student60,101 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students6 Students82,282 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
9%
# of Black Students12 Students97,668 Students
% Black Students
7%
11%
# of White Students160 Students588,218 Students
% White Students
89%
66%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a697 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a41,741 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:422,692
# of Students in Kindergarten:1564,201
# of Students in 1st Grade:1263,591
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1564,458
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1565,783
# of Students in 4th Grade:1567,295
# of Students in 5th Grade:1967,750
# of Students in 6th Grade:766,619
# of Students in 7th Grade:1466,206
# of Students in 8th Grade:1766,474
# of Students in 9th Grade:867,065
# of Students in 10th Grade:1166,025
# of Students in 11th Grade:1166,707
# of Students in 12th Grade:1670,877
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,688 is higher than the state average of $11,468. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,013 is higher than the state average of $11,559. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
Total Revenue$2 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lancaster Public   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$3 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Lancaster Public   School District and average spending for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,688$11,468
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lancaster Public   School District and average revenue per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$16,013$11,559
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lancaster Public   School District and average spending per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lancaster Public School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Lancaster Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank: Top 50%
    401 Central Ave S
    Lancaster, MN 56735
    (218)762-5400

    Grades: PK-6 | 102 students
  • Lancaster Secondary Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    401 Central Ave S
    Lancaster, MN 56735
    (218)762-5400

    Grades: 7-12 | 77 students
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