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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Lancaster Central School District Details

Lancaster Central School District
177 Central Ave
Lancaster, NY 14086

5,721 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Lancaster Central School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY 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)

80 60 40 20 0
65%
54%
59%
53%
70%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Como Park Elementary School
1985 Como Park Blvd
Lancaster, NY, 14086
KG-03
Court Street Elementary School
91 Court St
Lancaster, NY, 14086
KG-03
Hillview Elementary School
11 Pleasantview Dr
Lancaster, NY, 14086
KG-03
John A Sciole Elementary School
86 Alys Dr E
Depew, NY, 14043
KG-03
Lancaster High School
1 Forton Dr
Lancaster, NY, 14086
09-12
Lancaster Middle School
148 Aurora St
Lancaster, NY, 14086
07-08
William Street School
5201 William St
Lancaster, NY, 14086
04-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.5% 43.4%
Black 1.2% 17.1%
Hispanic 3.3% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.1% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.0% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,840 $55,529,000 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $712 $4,015,000 3.5%
Staff $865 $4,881,000 4.2%
General Administration $301 $1,699,000 1.5%
School Administration $630 $3,555,000 3.1%
Operation $1,368 $7,719,000 6.7%
Transportation $1,106 $6,240,000 5.4%
Other $443 $2,501,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,424 $30,610,000 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,263 $29,701,000 25.6%
Total Expenditures $20,528 $115,840,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
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, NY

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Depew Union Free School District Depew, NY Schools