William R. Buckley Elementary



William R. Buckley Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William R. Buckley Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 101
1 114
2 103
3 90
4 116
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

William R. Buckley Elementary is a public elementary school located in Porterville, CA in the Burton Elementary School District. It enrolls 524 students in grades 1st through 12th. William R. Buckley Elementary is the 3,064th largest public school in California and the 19,319th largest nationally. It has 26.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 524
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,319th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,064th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,051st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,391st out of 6,159

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William R. Buckley Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 278
(53%)
1,857
(51%)
 Female 246
(47%)
1,803
(49%)

William R. Buckley Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 291
(56%)
2,324
(63%)
 White 188
(36%)
1,029
(28%)
 Asian 35
(7%)
198
(5%)
 Black 5
(1%)
32
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
52
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
21
(1%)

William R. Buckley Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 318
(61%)
2,183
(60%)
 Not Eligible 165
(31%)
1,079
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(8%)
398
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, William R. Buckley Elementary is ranked 2,311th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William R. Buckley Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.5%) is slightly 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.

William R. Buckley Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 552
2006 503
2007 501
2008 552
2009 539
2010 559
2011 565
2012 524

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 18
2007 18.6
2008 19.7
2009 20
2010 N/A
2011 24.9
2012 26

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52173913043478
2006 0.63419483101392
2007 0.50698602794411
2008 0.53804347826087
2009 0.57328385899814
2010 0.64579606440072
2011 0.44247787610619
2012 0.68511450381679

Compare William R. Buckley Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,600.0% 26.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 68.5%
 

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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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