Buck Lake Elementary School



Buck Lake Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buck Lake Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 19
K 115
1 96
2 117
3 133
4 125
5 111
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buck Lake Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tallahassee, FL in the Leon School District. It enrolls 716 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buck Lake Elementary School is the 724th largest public school in Florida and the 6,945th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 716
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,945th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 724th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,402nd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 820th out of 2,205

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $25.99

Find Former BLES Alumni

Buck Lake Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 392
(55%)
12,762
(52%)
 Female 324
(45%)
11,935
(48%)

Buck Lake Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 462
(65%)
10,787
(44%)
 Asian 108
(15%)
896
(4%)
 Black 77
(11%)
10,932
(44%)
 Hispanic 37
(5%)
1,160
(5%)
 Two or More 31
(4%)
837
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
18
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
67
(0%)

Buck Lake Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 646
(90%)
12,113
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 51
(7%)
11,659
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(3%)
925
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Buck Lake Elementary School is ranked 2,073rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buck Lake Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Buck Lake Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 843
2006 839
2007 798
2008 730
2009 731
2010 760
2011 732
2012 716

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 15.5
2007 14
2008 12.7
2009 14.8
2010 15
2011 14.4
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.091340450771056
2006 0.095351609058403
2007 0.077694235588972
2008 0.080821917808219
2009 0.065663474692202
2010 0.072368421052632
2011 0.091530054644809
2012 0.097765363128492

Compare Buck Lake Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Buck Lake Elementary School
Tallahassee, FL
Public PK - 05 716 14.9:1  
Swift Creek Middle School
Tallahassee, FL
Public 06 - 08 736 17.5:1 1 miles
Governor'S Charter School
Tallahassee, FL
Public PK - 08 540 23.5:1 2 miles
Imagine School at Evening Rose
Tallahassee, FL
Public KG - 08 423 12.8:1 3 miles
Holy Comforter Episcopal School
Tallahassee, FL
Private PK - 08 593 12:1 3 miles
W T Moore Elementary School
Tallahassee, FL
Public PK - 05 534 14.1:1 3 miles
Apalachee Elementary School
Tallahassee, FL
Public PK - 05 597 15.7:1 3 miles
Faith Baptist Child Development Center
Tallahassee, FL
Private PK - KG 98 2:1 4 miles
Christ Classical Academy
Tallahassee, FL
Private KG - 12 82 6:1 4 miles
Pace Center for Girls
Tallahassee, FL
Public 06 - 12 57 14.2:1 4 miles
Chaires Elementary School
Tallahassee, FL
Public PK - 05 437 13.7:1 4 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.