How good are the schools in Lancaster, PA?

Lancaster encompasses 18 public elementary, middle and high schools. Lancaster also has 102 private schools. Fifteen high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 6.0 /10

How we calculate this.


Lancaster has a lower score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
27,798
Total Teachers
2,092

Student-Teacher Ratio

13:1

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

All High Schools in Lancaster

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.