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School District of Lancaster

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (717) 299-2700
  • 251 S Prince St
  • Lancaster, PA-5396
  • Website
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About this district

School District of Lancaster is a public school district in Pennsylvania. They serve 12,612 students across 24 schools, and its teachers have had 887 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    24
  • Students
    12,612
  • Teachers
    849

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School District of Lancaster Demographics

95%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
73%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

School District of Lancaster Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

School District of Lancaster had a total revenue of $225.3 million in the 2016-17 school year. 38.5% came from local sources, 50.0% from state sources, and 11.5% from federal sources.

School District of Lancaster had a per-pupil revenue of $17,861 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 38.5% came from local sources, 50.0% from state sources, and 11.5% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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School District of Lancaster Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Jun 14, 2024

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School District of Lancaster

$414,181
raised using DonorsChoose
887
projects funded
279
teachers funded
2,515
donors
57
projects for basic supplies
104
projects for technology
181
projects for books
49
projects for art supplies

School District of Lancaster has received support from 1,762 individuals from Pennsylvania and 753 individuals out-of-state.