Lancaster Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Lancaster


Antelope Valley Union High School District Details

Antelope Valley Union High School District
44811 N. Sierra Hwy.
Lancaster, CA 93534

21,756 Students enrolled in District

13 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is UNREPORTED)

Antelope Valley Union High School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
45%
38%
51%
12%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Academies Of The Antelope Valley School
6300 W. Ave. L
Quartz Hill, CA, 93536
07-12
Antelope Valley High School
44900 N. Division St.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
09-12
Desert Winds Continuation High School
415 E. Kettering St.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
09-12
Eastside High School
3200 E. Ave. J 8
Lancaster, CA, 93535
09-12
Highland High School
39055 25th St. W.
Palmdale, CA, 93551
09-12
Lancaster High School
44701 32nd St. W.
Lancaster, CA, 93536
09-12
Littlerock High School
10833 E. Ave. R
Littlerock, CA, 93543
09-12
Palmdale High School
2137 E. Ave. R
Palmdale, CA, 93550
09-12
Phoenix High Community Day School
228 E. Ave. H8
Lancaster, CA, 93535
09-12
Quartz Hill High School
6040 W. Ave. L
Quartz Hill, CA, 93536
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 12.1% 24.0%
Black 17.3% 5.5%
Hispanic 67.4% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.8% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 70.7% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.4% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.3% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,217 $186,469,000 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $946 $21,469,000 6.4%
Staff $594 $13,490,000 4.0%
General Administration $49 $1,114,000 0.3%
School Administration $1,190 $26,997,000 8.1%
Operation $1,268 $28,774,000 8.6%
Transportation $299 $6,778,000 2.0%
Other $648 $14,706,000 4.4%
Total Support $4,994 $113,328,000 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,491 $33,844,000 10.1%
Total Expenditures $14,702 $333,641,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Eastside Union Elementary School District Details

Eastside Union Elementary School District
44938 N. 30th St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535

3,329 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is UNREPORTED)

Eastside Union Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
21%
45%
27%
51%
15%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Columbia Elementary School
2640 E. Ave. J 4
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-06
Eastside Academy/transitional Learning Center School
45006 N. 30th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-08
Eastside Elementary School
6742 E. Ave. H
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-06
Enterprise Elementary School
3730 E. Ave. J 4
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-06
Gifford C. Cole Middle School
3126 E. Ave. I
Lancaster, CA, 93535
07-08
Tierra Bonita Elementary School
44820 N. 27th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 6.8% 24.0%
Black 24.2% 5.5%
Hispanic 66.8% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 94.7% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 92.7% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,393 $25,152,000 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $647 $2,200,000 4.8%
Staff $314 $1,068,000 2.3%
General Administration $268 $912,000 2.0%
School Administration $794 $2,700,000 5.9%
Operation $1,072 $3,648,000 8.0%
Transportation $330 $1,123,000 2.5%
Other $713 $2,424,000 5.3%
Total Support $4,137 $14,075,000 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,830 $6,225,000 13.7%
Total Expenditures $13,360 $45,452,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Lancaster Elementary School District Details

Lancaster Elementary School District
44711 N. Cedar Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534

14,332 Students enrolled in District

22 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is UNREPORTED)

Lancaster Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
45%
32%
51%
18%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Amargosa Creek Middle School
44333 27th St. W.
Lancaster, CA, 93536
06-08
Desert View Elementary School
1555 W. Ave. H 10
Lancaster, CA, 93534
KG-06
Discovery School
44910 17th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-05
Early Childhood Education School
44327 Fig Ave.
Lancaster, CA, 93534
M-M
Elementary School Dorado
361 E. Pondera
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-05
Endeavour Middle School
43755 45th St. W.
Lancaster, CA, 93536
06-08
Fulton And Alsbury Academy Of Arts Engineering School
831 E. Ave. K 2
Lancaster, CA, 93535
06-08
Jack Northrop Elementary School
835 E. Ave. K 4
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-05
John And Jacquelyn Miller Elementary School
43420 22nd St. W.
Lancaster, CA, 93536
KG-06
Joshua Elementary School
43926 N. Second St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 11.0% 24.0%
Black 29.1% 5.5%
Hispanic 56.8% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 88.5% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 77.1% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.4% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,734 $102,431,000 55.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $691 $10,510,000 5.6%
Staff $208 $3,162,000 1.7%
General Administration $53 $808,000 0.4%
School Administration $918 $13,964,000 7.5%
Operation $1,058 $16,088,000 8.6%
Transportation $254 $3,867,000 2.1%
Other $641 $9,756,000 5.2%
Total Support $3,823 $58,155,000 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,683 $25,603,000 13.8%
Total Expenditures $12,241 $186,189,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Wilsona Elementary School District Details

Wilsona Elementary School District
18050 E. Ave. O
Palmdale, CA 93591

1,231 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is UNREPORTED)

Wilsona Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
21%
45%
27%
51%
15%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Challenger Middle School
41725 N. 170th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
05-08
Vista San Gabriel Elementary School
18020 E. Ave. O
Palmdale, CA, 93591
KG-04
Wilsona Achievement Academy School
41725 N. 170th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
01-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.0% 24.0%
Black 7.4% 5.5%
Hispanic 78.1% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 92.6% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 85.0% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,113 $10,587,000 58.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $569 $742,000 4.1%
Staff $177 $231,000 1.3%
General Administration $355 $463,000 2.6%
School Administration $680 $888,000 4.9%
Operation $965 $1,259,000 7.0%
Transportation $693 $905,000 5.0%
Other $655 $855,000 4.8%
Total Support $4,094 $5,343,000 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,562 $2,038,000 11.3%
Total Expenditures $13,769 $17,968,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

School Districts serving Lancaster, CA

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