Buford Elementary School



Buford Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buford Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 13
K 315
1 318
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buford Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Buford, GA in the Buford City School District. It enrolls 646 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buford Elementary School is the 554th largest public school in Georgia and the 10,368th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 646
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,368th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 554th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 207th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 350th out of 1,342

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Buford Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 340
(53%)
1,455
(54%)
 Female 306
(47%)
1,264
(46%)

Buford Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 358
(55%)
1,472
(54%)
 Hispanic 196
(30%)
753
(28%)
 Black 68
(11%)
363
(13%)
 Asian 21
(3%)
68
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
55
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Buford Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 350
(54%)
1,311
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 271
(42%)
1,293
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(4%)
115
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Buford Elementary School is ranked 914th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buford Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.8%) is lower than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Buford Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 588
2006 663
2007 687
2008 496
2009 520
2010 527
2011 574
2012 646

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.7
2006 10.5
2007 11.1
2008 10.3
2009 11.6
2010 12
2011 12.2
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60034013605442
2006 0.5867269984917
2007 0.58806404657933
2008 0.57258064516129
2009 0.55961538461538
2010 0.59013282732448
2011 0.57491289198606
2012 0.45820433436533

Compare Buford Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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Buford Elementary School
Buford, GA
Public PK - 01 646 13.5:1  
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Public 02 - 05 1,170 16.3:1 1 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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