Buchanan Middle School



Buchanan Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buchanan Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 265
7 257
8 213
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buchanan Middle School is a public elementary school located in Tampa, FL in the Hillsborough School District. It enrolls 735 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 735
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 48

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Buchanan Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 381
(52%)
75,186
(52%)
 Female 354
(48%)
69,898
(48%)

Buchanan Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 309
(42%)
49,338
(34%)
 White 241
(33%)
52,763
(36%)
 Black 136
(19%)
31,633
(22%)
 Two or More 32
(4%)
5,817
(4%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
4,869
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
433
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
231
(0%)

Buchanan Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 503
(68%)
77,574
(53%)
 Not Eligible 187
(25%)
57,282
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(6%)
10,228
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Buchanan Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.6%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Buchanan Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 808
2006 698
2007 682
2008 746
2009 750
2010 765
2011 728
2012 735

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 19.9
2007 15.3
2008 14.5
2009 13.4
2010 15.1
2011 14.7
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71534653465347
2006 0.75358166189112
2007 0.71700879765396
2008 0.79758713136729
2009 0.79333333333333
2010 0.73202614379085
2011 0.7293956043956
2012 0.74557823129252

Compare Buchanan Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 74.6%
 

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