Buffalo Elementary School



Buffalo Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buffalo Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 12
K 30
1 46
2 35
3 39
4 41
5 38
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buffalo Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Buffalo, IA in the Davenport Community School District. It enrolls 241 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buffalo Elementary School is the 497th largest public school in Iowa and the 45,758th largest nationally. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 241
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.45
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,758th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 497th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 616th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 557th out of 723

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Buffalo Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 123
(51%)
5,874
(52%)
 Female 118
(49%)
5,408
(48%)

Buffalo Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 201
(83%)
6,424
(57%)
 Hispanic 22
(9%)
1,503
(13%)
 Two or More 13
(5%)
949
(8%)
 Black 4
(2%)
2,149
(19%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
37
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
213
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Buffalo Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 124
(51%)
6,411
(57%)
 Not Eligible 101
(42%)
4,248
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(7%)
623
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Buffalo Elementary School is ranked 278th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buffalo Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.1%) is higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Buffalo Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 297
2006 287
2007 266
2008 284
2009 269
2010 258
2011 243
2012 241

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 9.8
2007 13.3
2008 17.1
2009 19.5
2010 19.8
2011 16.1
2012 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51851851851852
2006 0.48780487804878
2007 0.50375939849624
2008 0.51408450704225
2009 0.50557620817844
2010 0.53488372093023
2011 0.5761316872428
2012 0.58091286307054

Compare Buffalo Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.1%
 

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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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