Buttonwillow Elementary



Buttonwillow Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buttonwillow Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 45
1 38
2 41
3 31
4 34
5 31
6 36
7 33
8 31
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 22

Buttonwillow Elementary is a public elementary school located in Buttonwillow, CA in the Buttonwillow Union Elementary School District. It enrolls 342 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buttonwillow Elementary is the 4,844th largest public school in California and the 37,407th largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 342
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 19
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,407th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,844th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 545th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,706th out of 6,159

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Buttonwillow Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 189
(55%)
189
(55%)
 Female 153
(45%)
153
(45%)

Buttonwillow Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 313
(92%)
313
(92%)
 White 24
(7%)
24
(7%)
 Black 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Buttonwillow Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 307
(90%)
307
(90%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(7%)
24
(7%)
 Not Eligible 11
(3%)
11
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Buttonwillow Elementary is ranked 2,545th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buttonwillow Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Buttonwillow Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 380
2006 389
2007 371
2008 386
2009 386
2010 372
2011 367
2012 342

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 16.5
2007 14
2008 16.8
2009 16.8
2010 N/A
2011 17.1
2012 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92894736842105
2006 0.9305912596401
2007 0.91105121293801
2008 0.90155440414508
2009 0.96632124352332
2010 0.97311827956989
2011 0.94822888283379
2012 0.96783625730994

Compare Buttonwillow Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 96.8%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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