Lancaster SD School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 19 public schools managed by Lancaster SD School District serving 11,284 students in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Lancaster SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Lancaster Burrowes School
    1001 E Orange St
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717)291-6159

    Grades: PK-5 | 370 students
  • Lancaster Carter And Macrae Elementary School
    251 S Prince St
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)396-6842

    Grades: PK-5 | 462 students
  • Lancaster Elizabeth R Martin Elementary School
    2000 Wabank Rd
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6193

    Grades: PK-8 | 729 students
  • Lancaster Fulton Elementary School
    225 W Orange St
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6110

    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
  • Lancaster George Washington Elementary School
    545 S Ann St
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717)291-6275

    Grades: PK-5 | 589 students
  • Lancaster Hamilton Elementary School
    1300 Wabank Rd
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6166

    Grades: K-5 | 456 students
  • Lancaster Hand Middle School
    431 S Ann St
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717)291-6161

    Grades: 6-8 | 526 students
  • Lancaster James Buchanan Elementary School
    340 S West End Ave
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6151

    Grades: PK-6 | 391 students
  • Lancaster King Elementary School
    466 Rockland St
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717)291-6178

    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
  • Lancaster Lafayette Elementary School
    1000 Fremont St
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6183

    Grades: PK-5 | 528 students
  • Lancaster Lincoln Middle School
    1001 Lehigh Ave
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717)291-6187

    Grades: 6-8 | 508 students
  • Lancaster Mccaskey Campus
    445 N Reservoir St
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717)291-6211

    Grades: 9-12 | 2716 students
  • Lancaster Phoenix Academy
    630 Rockland St
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717)735-7860

    Grades: 6-12 | 316 students
  • Lancaster Price Elementary School
    615 Fairview Ave
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6252

    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
  • Lancaster Reynolds Middle School
    605 W Walnut St
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6257

    Grades: 6-8 | 507 students
  • Lancaster Ross Elementary School
    840 N Queen St
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6268

    Grades: PK-5 | 348 students
  • Lancaster Thomas Wharton Elementary School
    705 N Mary St
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6281

    Grades: PK-5 | 347 students
  • Lancaster Wheatland Middle School
    919 Hamilton Park Dr
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (717)291-6285

    Grades: 6-8 | 553 students
  • Lancaster Wickersham Elementary School
    401 N Reservoir St
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717)291-6291

    Grades: PK-5 | 453 students

Overview

School District NameLancaster SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students11,284 students
# of Teachers817 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students5,518 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students5,766 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.60
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students543 students
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students6,792 students
% Hispanic Students
60%
# of Black Students1,903 students
% Black Students
17%
# of White Students1,504 students
% White Students
13%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students534 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:381
# of Students in Kindergarten:976
# of Students in 1st Grade:890
# of Students in 2nd Grade:964
# of Students in 3rd Grade:921
# of Students in 4th Grade:905
# of Students in 5th Grade:896
# of Students in 6th Grade:776
# of Students in 7th Grade:828
# of Students in 8th Grade:741
# of Students in 9th Grade:804
# of Students in 10th Grade:838
# of Students in 11th Grade:740
# of Students in 12th Grade:624
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Lancaster SD School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lancaster SD School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lancaster SD School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lancaster SD School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,532 is higher than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,344 is higher than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$162 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lancaster SD School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$194 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Lancaster SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,532$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lancaster SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,344$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lancaster SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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