Lockport City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,179 students in Lockport City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in Lockport City School District have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lockport City School District are Lockport High School, George Southard Elementary School and Roy Kelley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lockport City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lockport City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lockport City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
7 Schools
4,807 Schools
# Students
4,179 Students
2,575,590 Students
# Teachers
335 Teachers
213,626 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Lockport City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 780 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NY)
Overall District Rank
#541 out of 785 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lockport City   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lockport City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lockport City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lockport City   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.49
0.72
# American Indian Students
18 Students
18,746 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
22 Students
253,511 Students
% Asian Students
1%
10%
# Hispanic Students
403 Students
731,456 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
28%
# Black Students
425 Students
423,338 Students
% Black Students
10%
17%
# White Students
2,931 Students
1,065,458 Students
% White Students
70%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
6,387 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
377 Students
76,694 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
46,190
# Students in K Grade:
288
171,965
# Students in 1st Grade:
282
184,548
# Students in 2nd Grade:
329
184,213
# Students in 3rd Grade:
284
186,492
# Students in 4th Grade:
310
187,386
# Students in 5th Grade:
336
190,311
# Students in 6th Grade:
322
193,844
# Students in 7th Grade:
361
196,637
# Students in 8th Grade:
319
199,503
# Students in 9th Grade:
350
207,402
# Students in 10th Grade:
331
204,814
# Students in 11th Grade:
274
192,105
# Students in 12th Grade:
355
191,684
# Ungraded Students:
38
38,496

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,004 in this school district is less than the state median of $39,038. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,301 is less than the state median of $39,435. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue
$100 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lockport City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$102 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Lockport City   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$24,004
$39,038
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lockport City   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$24,301
$39,435
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lockport City   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Lockport City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lockport High School
Math: 91% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
250 Lincoln Ave
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 478-4452
Grades: 9-12
| 1,332 students
Rank: #22.
George Southard Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6385 Locust St Ext
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 478-4772
Grades: K-4
| 390 students
Rank: #33.
Roy Kelley Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
610 12 E High St
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 478-4671
Grades: K-4
| 441 students
Rank: #44.
Anna Merritt Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
389 Green St
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 478-4726
Grades: K-4
| 272 students
Rank: #55.
Charles A Upson Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
28 Harding Ave
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 478-4402
Grades: K-4
| 391 students
Rank: #66.
North Park Junior High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
160 Passaic Ave
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 478-4702
Grades: 6-8
| 692 students
Rank: #77.
Emmet Belknap Intermediate School
Math: 43% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
491 High St
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 478-4551
Grades: 5-6
| 661 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Lockport City School District
  • 130 BEATTIE AVE, LOCKPORT, NY, 14094-5099
  • (716) 478-4811
  • lockportschools.org
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 4,179 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 50% in NY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49

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