Buckingham Elementary



Buckingham Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buckingham Elementary Students by Grade
PK 79
K 84
1 84
2 93
3 82
4 75
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buckingham Elementary is a public elementary school located in Berlin, MD in the Worcester County Public Schools. It enrolls 497 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buckingham Elementary is the 415th largest public school in Maryland and the 22,209th largest nationally. It has 11.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 497
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,209th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 415th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 85th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 183rd out of 920

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Buckingham Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 250
(50%)
1,938
(48%)
 Male 247
(50%)
2,100
(52%)

Buckingham Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 239
(48%)
2,518
(62%)
 Black 134
(27%)
834
(21%)
 Hispanic 67
(13%)
322
(8%)
 Two or More 46
(9%)
281
(7%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
74
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Buckingham Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 243
(49%)
1,711
(42%)
 Not Eligible 237
(48%)
2,118
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
209
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Buckingham Elementary is ranked 402nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buckingham Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 48.4%. 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.

Buckingham Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 435
2006 461
2007 446
2008 449
2009 452
2010 445
2011 444
2012 461
2013 456
2014 487
2015 497

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.4
2006 12.1
2007 11.2
2008 11.3
2009 10.8
2010 10.7
2011 10.9
2012 10.5
2013 10
2014 10.8
2015 11.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44827586206897
2006 0.48156182212581
2007 0.54708520179372
2008 0.58129175946548
2009 0.5929203539823
2010 0.60449438202247
2011 0.64414414414414
2012 0.59219088937093
2013 0.59429824561404
2014 0.59548254620123
2015 0.52313883299799

Compare Buckingham Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,170.0% 11.7:1
 
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
This School 52.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Buckingham Elementary
Berlin, MD
Public PK - 04 497 11.7:1  
Worcester Preparatory School
Berlin, MD
Private PK - 12 544 12:1 1 miles
Berlin Intermediate
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Public 04 - 06 749 12.7:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 03 548 13.2:1 6 miles
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Public PK - 04 638 14:1 7 miles
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Public PK - 03 390 17.7:1 9 miles
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Public 06 - 08 717 15.9:1 10 miles
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Public PK - 05 374 13.9:1 10 miles
Southern Delaware School of the Arts
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Public KG - 08 457 16.9:1 10 miles
Pittsville Elementary & Middle School
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Public 04 - 08 388 11.1:1 12 miles
Carver (g.w.) Educational Center
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Public PK - 12 70 4.7:1 14 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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