Bucher School



Bucher School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bucher School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 67
2 73
3 70
4 68
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bucher School is a public elementary school located in Lancaster, PA in the Manheim Township School District. It enrolls 351 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bucher School is the 1,240th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 36,943rd largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 351
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.88
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,943rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,240th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 879th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,273rd out of 1,773

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Bucher School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 185
(53%)
1,506
(49%)
 Male 166
(47%)
1,561
(51%)

Bucher School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 198
(56%)
2,071
(68%)
 Hispanic 54
(15%)
403
(13%)
 Asian 43
(12%)
244
(8%)
 Black 29
(8%)
142
(5%)
 Two or More 25
(7%)
204
(7%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bucher School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 231
(66%)
2,200
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 107
(30%)
762
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(4%)
105
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Bucher School is ranked 1,184th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bucher School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.2%) is 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.

Bucher School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 287
2006 282
2007 290
2008 292
2009 296
2010 398
2011 384
2012 279
2013 306
2014 323
2015 351

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 16
2007 13.9
2008 15.7
2009 15.3
2010 15.8
2011 13.5
2012 13.2
2013 14
2014 13.9
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.0801393728223
2006 0.085106382978723
2007 0.093103448275862
2008 0.19178082191781
2009 0.15540540540541
2010 0.27386934673367
2011 0.27864583333333
2012 0.24372759856631
2013 0.33006535947712
2014 0.3374613003096
2015 0.34188034188034

Compare Bucher School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.2%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 04 351 14.7:1  
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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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