Buena Vista Elementary



Buena Vista Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buena Vista Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 52
1 49
2 48
3 41
4 56
5 43
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buena Vista Elementary is a public elementary school located in Carlsbad, CA in the Carlsbad Unf School District. It enrolls 289 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buena Vista Elementary is the 5,138th largest public school in California and the 42,160th largest nationally. It has 27.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 289
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 10.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,160th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,138th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,858th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 5,365th out of 6,159

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Buena Vista Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 145
(50%)
3,991
(52%)
 Female 144
(50%)
3,646
(48%)

Buena Vista Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 141
(49%)
4,407
(58%)
 Hispanic 107
(37%)
1,975
(26%)
 Asian 19
(7%)
657
(9%)
 Two or More 14
(5%)
383
(5%)
 Black 6
(2%)
146
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
40
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
29
(0%)

Buena Vista Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 178
(62%)
5,816
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 82
(28%)
1,387
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(10%)
434
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Buena Vista Elementary is ranked 4,664th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buena Vista Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.4%) is lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Buena Vista Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 293
2006 265
2007 249
2008 287
2009 255
2010 276
2011 286
2012 289

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 14.7
2007 16
2008 24.7
2009 13.3
2010 N/A
2011 28.6
2012 27.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35494880546075
2006 0.66792452830189
2007 0.56224899598394
2008 0.42857142857143
2009 0.43137254901961
2010 0.43115942028986
2011 0.1048951048951
2012 0.3840830449827

Compare Buena Vista Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,750.0% 27.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Buena Vista Elementary
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Public KG - 05 289 27.5:1  
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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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