Van Buren Middle School



Van Buren Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Van Buren Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 185
7 218
8 192
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Van Buren Middle School is a public elementary school located in Tampa, FL in the Hillsborough School District. It enrolls 595 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 595
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 49

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Van Buren Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 327
(55%)
75,186
(52%)
 Female 268
(45%)
69,898
(48%)

Van Buren Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 381
(64%)
31,633
(22%)
 Hispanic 134
(23%)
49,338
(34%)
 White 44
(7%)
52,763
(36%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
5,817
(4%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
433
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
231
(0%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
4,869
(3%)

Van Buren Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 535
(90%)
77,574
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(6%)
10,228
(7%)
 Not Eligible 27
(5%)
57,282
(39%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Van Buren Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.5%) is significantly 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.

Van Buren Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 825
2006 811
2007 755
2008 652
2009 554
2010 592
2011 643
2012 595

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25
2006 32.4
2007 11.8
2008 10.3
2009 10.7
2010 12.2
2011 12.9
2012 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90787878787879
2006 0.95561035758323
2007 0.91523178807947
2008 0.96165644171779
2009 0.98736462093863
2010 0.95439189189189
2011 0.94867807153966
2012 0.9546218487395

Compare Van Buren Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 95.5%
 

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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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