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  • Camp Dick Robinson Elementary School
  • 7541 Lexington Road, Lancaster
  • Garrard County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 518
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Garrard Middle School
  • 304 W Maple Ave, Lancaster
  • Garrard County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 578
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Garrard County High School
  • 599 Industry Rd, Lancaster
  • Garrard County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 728
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Lancaster Elementary School
  • 205 Lexington St, Lancaster
  • Garrard County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 498
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Lancaster school information

Average Test Scores44%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools51,15779,221
Total private schoolsn/a29824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1307,963
The Lancaster, KY educational system consists of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lancaster public schools have average test scores of 44% which is 7% lower than than the Kentucky average and 10% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lancaster public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Kentucky and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 66.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 61.0% have completed high school, 12.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Lancaster

Completed 8th grade66.6%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school61.0%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college31.8%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree17.3%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.3%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters6.4%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%0.9%1.3%

Lancaster, KY School Districts

Garrard County School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lancaster. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lancaster, KY schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Lancaster, KY, an average of 66.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 61.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Lancaster schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Lancaster, KY schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hustonville, KY63565%31%
Brodhead, KY1,42257%16%
Burgin, KY1,26654%10%
Danville, KY16,64552%5%
Harrodsburg, KY8,40947%4%
Lancaster, KY3,83144%10%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Gouverneur, NY3,83129%42%
Herculaneum, MO3,83150%2%
Hugoton, KS3,83128%43%
Bishop, CA3,83230%39%
Green Oaks, IL3,83276%53%
Lancaster, KY3,83144%10%
Source: The Lancaster, KY education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.