Buckingham Elementary School



Buckingham Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buckingham Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 46
1 82
2 53
3 70
4 73
5 83
6 83
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buckingham Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Buckingham, PA in the Central Bucks School District. It enrolls 490 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buckingham Elementary School is the 718th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 22,890th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 490
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.04
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,890th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 718th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 654th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 587th out of 1,773

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Buckingham Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 251
(51%)
4,621
(51%)
 Female 239
(49%)
4,467
(49%)

Buckingham Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 441
(90%)
7,578
(83%)
 Two or More 18
(4%)
308
(3%)
 Hispanic 16
(3%)
412
(5%)
 Asian 12
(2%)
663
(7%)
 Black 3
(1%)
113
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Buckingham Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 466
(95%)
8,248
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 18
(4%)
667
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(1%)
173
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Buckingham Elementary School is ranked 1,701st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buckingham Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (4.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Buckingham Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 452
2006 428
2007 424
2008 422
2009 543
2010 554
2011 553
2012 538
2013 520
2014 503
2015 490

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 18
2007 16.2
2008 15.8
2009 17.2
2010 16.7
2011 16.7
2012 16.5
2013 15.7
2014 14.8
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.013274336283186
2006 0.018691588785047
2007 0.0070754716981132
2008 0.0260663507109
2009 0.029465930018416
2010 0.030685920577617
2011 0.034358047016275
2012 0.063197026022305
2013 0.057692307692308
2014 0.05765407554672
2015 0.048979591836735

Compare Buckingham Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 4.9%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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