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Lancaster High School (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (716) 686-3250

1 Forton Dr

Lancaster, New York


About Lancaster High School
9th Grade - 12th Grade

Lancaster High School is located in the Lancaster Central School District of the state of New York. It is one of 7 schools in its district.

Lancaster High School is a regular school, specialising in 9th Grade to 12th Grade. Compared to other schools in New York, this is a relatively large school since it has an enrolment of 1,937 students.

The number of teachers at Lancaster High School has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

At Lancaster High School, the average teaching salary of $57,550 is lower than the New York state average of $77,603.

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Local Area
Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Lancaster High School 1937$9,66815$57,5500.11
Hillview Elementary School (1.24 miles) 486$9,01614$56,5850.17
John A Sciole Elementary School (1.75 miles) 399$9,47914$51,8830.17
Court Street Elementary School (2.05 miles) 326$11,90914$67,9960.10
Harris Hill Elementary School (2.26 miles) 481$11,81213$74,4020.23
Lancaster Middle School (2.42 miles) 967$10,14513$56,0290.14

Lancaster High School

Number of pupils1937
Funding per pupil$9,668
Pupils per teacher15
Average teacher salary$57,550
Diversity index0.11

Hillview Elementary School (1.24 miles)

Number of pupils486
Funding per pupil$9,016
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$56,585
Diversity index0.17

John A Sciole Elementary School (1.75 miles)

Number of pupils399
Funding per pupil$9,479
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$51,883
Diversity index0.17

Court Street Elementary School (2.05 miles)

Number of pupils326
Funding per pupil$11,909
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$67,996
Diversity index0.10

Harris Hill Elementary School (2.26 miles)

Number of pupils481
Funding per pupil$11,812
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$74,402
Diversity index0.23

Lancaster Middle School (2.42 miles)

Number of pupils967
Funding per pupil$10,145
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$56,029
Diversity index0.14
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Rankings within New York
There are 4,872 schools in New York. Rankings don't always go up to 4,872 because some schools have missing data.
69thlargest school
64thhighest number of FTE teachers
3432ndlowest pupil-teacher ratio
2426thhighest average teaching salary
3829thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
2400thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
4333rdhighest diversity index
2343rdhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

9th Grade - 12th Grade: 5.5 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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