William E. Lancaster School

  • William E. Lancaster School serves 290 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

Top Placements

William E. Lancaster School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

School Overview

  • William E. Lancaster School's student population of 290 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students290 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William E. Lancaster School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William E. Lancaster School is 0.25, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.16. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank#74 out of 457 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of William E. Lancaster School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
5%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
86%
86%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William E. Lancaster School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.250.16
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in William E. Lancaster School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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