Buchanan Elementary School



Buchanan Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buchanan Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 68
1 67
2 60
3 58
4 52
5 54
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buchanan Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Davenport, IA in the Davenport Community School District. It enrolls 359 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buchanan Elementary School is the 282nd largest public school in Iowa and the 35,770th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 359
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,770th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 282nd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 271st out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 254th out of 723

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Buchanan Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 180
(50%)
5,408
(48%)
 Male 179
(50%)
5,874
(52%)

Buchanan Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 128
(36%)
6,424
(57%)
 Black 121
(34%)
2,149
(19%)
 Hispanic 70
(19%)
1,503
(13%)
 Two or More 25
(7%)
949
(8%)
 Asian 14
(4%)
213
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
37
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Buchanan Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 299
(83%)
6,411
(57%)
 Not Eligible 41
(11%)
4,248
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(5%)
623
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Buchanan Elementary School is ranked 58th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buchanan Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.6%) is significantly 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.

Buchanan Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 322
2006 306
2007 314
2008 350
2009 356
2010 327
2011 350
2012 359

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 51
2007 12.6
2008 12.5
2009 14.2
2010 13.3
2011 15.8
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84472049689441
2006 0.86601307189542
2007 0.85987261146497
2008 0.87428571428571
2009 0.86516853932584
2010 0.87767584097859
2011 0.89428571428571
2012 0.8857938718663

Compare Buchanan Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 88.6%
 

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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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