Avg. test scores 28%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 46%
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Lancaster school information

Average Test Scores61%61%48%
Student/Teacher ratio19:117:116:1
Total public schools163,65079,221
Total private schools81,00024,874
Total post-secondary schools13937,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lancaster are 28% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 16 public schools in Lancaster
  • 84.3% of people in Lancaster have completed 8th grade
  • 83.2% of people in Lancaster have completed high school
  • 16.5% of people in Lancaster have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lancaster

      Completed 8th grade84.3%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school83.2%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college48.1%55.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.1%35.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.5%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      Lancaster, OH School Districts

      • Fairfield Union Local School District
      • Lancaster City School District

      There are a total of 16 public schools, 8 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Lancaster. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lancaster, OH schools is 61%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Lancaster, OH, an average of 84.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bremen, OH1,82680%65.2%
      Pleasantville, OH1,20680%65.2%
      Carroll, OH38176%57.9%
      Logan, OH7,20576%56.9%
      Pickerington, OH19,37975%56.5%
      Lancaster, OH39,48361%27.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clovis, NM39,46129%39.8%
      Marlborough, MA39,54550%3.8%
      Bremerton, WA39,38851%6.6%
      Duncanville, TX39,59937%22.3%
      Hilton Head Island, SC39,65157%17.9%
      Lancaster, OH39,48361%27.7%
      Source: The Lancaster, OH 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.