Buena Vista Elementary School



Buena Vista Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buena Vista Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 47
K 51
1 46
2 32
3 33
4 22
5 22
6 4
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buena Vista Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Colorado Springs, CO in the Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E. It enrolls 257 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buena Vista Elementary School is the 868th largest public school in Colorado and the 44,634th largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 257
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,634th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 868th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 702nd out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 908th out of 1,072

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Buena Vista Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 140
(54%)
10,202
(49%)
 Male 117
(46%)
10,599
(51%)

Buena Vista Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 202
(79%)
10,903
(52%)
 Hispanic 30
(12%)
6,252
(30%)
 Two or More 17
(7%)
1,572
(8%)
 Asian 4
(2%)
376
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
71
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
1,460
(7%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
167
(1%)

Buena Vista Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 202
(79%)
9,009
(43%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 40
(16%)
9,940
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(6%)
1,852
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Buena Vista Elementary School is ranked 828th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buena Vista Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.4%) is lower than the state average of 44.3%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 236
2006 201
2007 218
2008 213
2009 174
2010 201
2011 221
2012 257

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 12.7
2007 15.1
2008 15.9
2009 14.6
2010 15.7
2011 15.6
2012 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43220338983051
2006 0.45771144278607
2007 0.43577981651376
2008 0.43661971830986
2009 0.24712643678161
2010 0.23383084577114
2011 0.20361990950226
2012 0.21400778210117

Compare Buena Vista Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.4%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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