William L Buck School



William L Buck School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William L Buck School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 39
1 46
2 42
3 52
4 55
5 56
6 58
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

William L Buck School is a public elementary school located in Valley Stream, NY in the Valley Stream 24 Union Free School District. It enrolls 349 students in grades 1st through 12th. William L Buck School is the 2,018th largest public school in New York and the 37,135th largest nationally. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 349
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,135th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,018th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 899th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,895th out of 2,753

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William L Buck School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 184
(53%)
565
(51%)
 Female 165
(47%)
534
(49%)

William L Buck School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 118
(34%)
411
(37%)
 White 100
(29%)
283
(26%)
 Black 77
(22%)
250
(23%)
 Asian 48
(14%)
141
(13%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
13
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

William L Buck School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 242
(69%)
689
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 91
(26%)
337
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(5%)
73
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, William L Buck School is ranked 1,940th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William L Buck School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.7%) is lower than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

William L Buck School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 306
2006 296
2007 314
2008 310
2009 320
2010 312
2011 338
2012 358
2013 339
2014 329
2015 349

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 11
2007 10.5
2008 10.3
2009 10.7
2010 8.8
2011 11.9
2012 12.8
2013 11.5
2014 11.2
2015 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.094771241830065
2006 0.12162162162162
2007 0.11783439490446
2008 0.15806451612903
2009 0.15625
2010 0.16346153846154
2011 0.16863905325444
2012 0.22905027932961
2013 0.18289085545723
2014 0.1580547112462
2015 0.30659025787966

Compare William L Buck School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.7%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
William L Buck School
Valley Stream, NY
Public KG - 06 349 12.7:1  
Brooklyn Avenue School
Valley Stream, NY
Public KG - 06 343 12.7:1 1 miles
Hewlett Elementary School
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Public 02 - 05 424 11.8:1 1 miles
Our Lady of Peace School
Lynbrook, NY
Private PK - 08 287 18:1 1 miles
Valley Stream Christian Academy
Valley Stream, NY
Private KG - 12 150 7:1 1 miles
West End School
Lynbrook, NY
Public 01 - 05 386 11.7:1 1 miles
Lynbrook North Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 260 9.2:1 1 miles
Lynbrook South Middle School
Lynbrook, NY
Public 06 - 08 400 10.8:1 1 miles
Robert W Carbonaro School
Valley Stream, NY
Public KG - 06 407 12:1 2 miles
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Public KG - KG 191 14.7:1 2 miles
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Public 01 - 05 416 10.1:1 2 miles
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