Buchanan Elementary School



Buchanan Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buchanan Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 120
4 118
5 129
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buchanan Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Buchanan, GA in the Haralson County School District. It enrolls 367 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buchanan Elementary School is the 1,208th largest public school in Georgia and the 34,972nd largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 367
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,972nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,208th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 82nd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,076th out of 1,342

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Buchanan Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 184
(50%)
1,284
(50%)
 Female 183
(50%)
1,276
(50%)

Buchanan Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 332
(90%)
2,338
(91%)
 Two or More 16
(4%)
97
(4%)
 Black 11
(3%)
68
(3%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
43
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Buchanan Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 225
(61%)
1,574
(61%)
 Not Eligible 111
(30%)
766
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(8%)
220
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Buchanan Elementary School is ranked 1,035th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buchanan Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 431
2006 432
2007 437
2008 467
2009 470
2010 423
2011 383
2012 367

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 14.4
2007 13.1
2008 13.6
2009 13.9
2010 12.8
2011 12.7
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51044083526682
2006 0.57638888888889
2007 0.59267734553776
2008 0.6017130620985
2009 0.68085106382979
2010 0.67848699763593
2011 0.7023498694517
2012 0.69754768392371

Compare Buchanan Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 69.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Buchanan Elementary School
Buchanan, GA
Public 03 - 05 367 12.5:1  
Buchanan Primary School
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Public PK - 02 507 14.4:1 1 miles
Haralson County Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 803 13.4:1 4 miles
Jones Elementary School
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Public PK - 03 724 14.8:1 6 miles
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Public 03 - 05 387 12.9:1 7 miles
Tallapoosa Primary School
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Public PK - 02 496 13.1:1 7 miles
Bremen 4th & 5th Grade Academy
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Public 04 - 05 318 16.2:1 8 miles
Bremen Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 480 17.1:1 8 miles
Temple Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 484 16.1:1 10 miles
Providence Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 379 14.5:1 11 miles
North Point Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 193 9:1 18 miles
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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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