Buchser Middle School



Buchser Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buchser Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 316
7 339
8 325
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buchser Middle School is a public elementary school located in Santa Clara, CA in the Santa Clara Unf School District. It enrolls 980 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 22.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 980
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.5

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Buchser Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 512
(52%)
5,805
(51%)
 Female 468
(48%)
5,508
(49%)

Buchser Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 357
(36%)
4,157
(37%)
 White 274
(28%)
2,397
(21%)
 Asian 236
(24%)
3,661
(32%)
 Two or More 51
(5%)
536
(5%)
 Black 43
(4%)
392
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 12
(1%)
110
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
60
(1%)

Buchser Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 479
(49%)
6,306
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 375
(38%)
3,959
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 126
(13%)
1,048
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Buchser Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.1%) is slightly 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.

Buchser Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1069
2006 989
2007 926
2008 958
2009 960
2010 987
2011 1003
2012 980

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21
2006 20.3
2007 16.5
2008 20.9
2009 23
2010 N/A
2011 21.3
2012 22

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.57156220767072
2006 0.48432760364004
2007 0.50647948164147
2008 0.44989561586639
2009 0.46875
2010 0.40932117527862
2011 0.019940179461615
2012 0.51122448979592

Compare Buchser Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,200.0% 22.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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