Van Buren Elementary School



Van Buren Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Van Buren Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 45
1 41
2 33
3 50
4 41
5 39
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Van Buren Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Brazil, IN in the Clay Community School District. It enrolls 249 students in grades 1st through 12th. Van Buren Elementary School is the 980th largest public school in Indiana and the 45,181st largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 249
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,181st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 980th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 183rd out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 935th out of 1,125

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Van Buren Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 133
(53%)
1,429
(49%)
 Female 116
(47%)
1,494
(51%)

Van Buren Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 239
(96%)
2,793
(96%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
57
(2%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
48
(2%)
 Black 2
(1%)
10
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Van Buren Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 134
(54%)
1,340
(46%)
 Not Eligible 86
(35%)
1,261
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(12%)
322
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Van Buren Elementary School is ranked 742nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Van Buren Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.5%) is higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 223
2006 229
2007 236
2008 224
2009 235
2010 239
2011 226
2012 249

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 N/A
2007 16.4
2008 15.2
2009 16.3
2010 18.4
2011 14.4
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43497757847534
2006 0.45851528384279
2007 0.55508474576271
2008 0.58928571428571
2009 0.58723404255319
2010 0.59832635983264
2011 0.6283185840708
2012 0.65461847389558

Compare Van Buren Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 65.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Van Buren Elementary School
Brazil, IN
Public KG - 05 249 14.9:1  
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Public KG - 05 262 16.4:1 4 miles
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Public KG - 05 316 19:1 9 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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