Van Buren Elementary



Van Buren Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Van Buren Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 154
1 84
2 86
3 85
4 90
5 99
6 66
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Van Buren Elementary is a public elementary school located in Placentia, CA in the Placentia-Yorba Linda Unf School District. It enrolls 664 students in grades 1st through 12th. Van Buren Elementary is the 1,634th largest public school in California and the 9,374th largest nationally. It has 30.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 664
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 30.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,374th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,634th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,839th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,980th out of 6,159

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Van Buren Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 371
(56%)
7,628
(52%)
 Female 293
(44%)
7,123
(48%)

Van Buren Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 308
(46%)
5,735
(39%)
 Hispanic 195
(29%)
6,291
(43%)
 Asian 124
(19%)
2,031
(14%)
 Black 20
(3%)
194
(1%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
451
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
23
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
26
(0%)

Van Buren Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 546
(82%)
10,386
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 90
(14%)
3,746
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(4%)
619
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Van Buren Elementary is ranked 4,586th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Van Buren Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (17.8%) is significantly 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.

Van Buren Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 739
2006 717
2007 702
2008 708
2009 666
2010 598
2011 631
2012 664

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.1
2006 23.9
2007 21.9
2008 22.8
2009 26.6
2010 N/A
2011 28.7
2012 30.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.096075778078484
2006 0.12831241283124
2007 0.065527065527066
2008 0.11299435028249
2009 0.14414414414414
2010 0.16220735785953
2011 0.20126782884311
2012 0.17771084337349

Compare Van Buren Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
3,030.0% 30.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 17.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Van Buren Elementary
Placentia, CA
Public KG - 06 664 30.3:1  
Yorba Linda Middle School
Yorba Linda, CA
Public 06 - 08 906 26:1 1 miles
Rose Drive Elementary
Yorba Linda, CA
Public KG - 05 443 26.1:1 1 miles
Linda Vista Elementary
Yorba Linda, CA
Public KG - 05 478 28.7:1 2 miles
Discovery Depot
Yorba Linda, CA
Private PK - TK 247 20:1 2 miles
John O. Tynes Elementary
Placentia, CA
Public KG - 06 780 24.5:1 2 miles
Heritage Oak Private Education
Yorba Linda, CA
Private PK - 08 552 9:1 2 miles
Friends Christian School
Yorba Linda, CA
Private 05 - 08 429 17:1 2 miles
Glenview Elementary
Anaheim, CA
Public KG - 06 458 32.7:1 2 miles
Charles Wagner Elementary
Placentia, CA
Public KG - 06 457 24.1:1 2 miles
Mabel M. Paine Elementary
Yorba Linda, CA
Public KG - 05 450 22.6:1 2 miles
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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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