Lancaster High School



Lancaster High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lancaster High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 387
10 356
11 305
12 351

Lancaster High School is a public high school of the Lancaster 01 School District located in Lancaster, SC. It has 1,399 students in grades 9th through 12th. Lancaster High School is the 56th largest public high school in South Carolina and the 3,644th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,399
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 108.1

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Lancaster High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 735
(53%)
1,812
(54%)
 Female 664
(47%)
1,570
(46%)

Lancaster High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 675
(48%)
976
(29%)
 White 609
(44%)
2,188
(65%)
 Hispanic 83
(6%)
154
(5%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
25
(1%)
 Two or More 14
(1%)
33
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)

Lancaster High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 834
(60%)
1,464
(43%)
 Not Eligible 475
(34%)
1,717
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 90
(6%)
201
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Lancaster High School is ranked 16th out of 0 ranked schools in South Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lancaster High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.0%) is higher than the state average of 51.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Lancaster High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1756
2006 1743
2007 1683
2008 1725
2009 1654
2010 1527
2011 1471
2012 1399

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 11.1
2007 13.7
2008 16
2009 14.3
2010 14.7
2011 13.8
2012 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52790432801822
2006 0.5473321858864
2007 0.6232917409388
2008 0.61565217391304
2009 0.64328899637243
2010 0.63981663392272
2011 0.64921821889871
2012 0.66047176554682

Compare Lancaster High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,468.1% 14.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.1%
 
This School 66.0%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,399 12.9:1  
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