Buena Vista Elementary



Buena Vista Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buena Vista Elementary Students by Grade
PK 38
K 64
1 52
2 53
3 54
4 64
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buena Vista Elementary is a public elementary school located in Nashville, TN in the Davidson County School District. It enrolls 325 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buena Vista Elementary is the 802nd largest public school in Tennessee and the 39,346th largest nationally. It has 10.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 325
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,346th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Tennessee: 802nd out of 1,067
Student/Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 43rd out of 1,065
Full Time Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 569th out of 1,065

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Buena Vista Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 170
(52%)
32,400
(51%)
 Female 155
(48%)
31,362
(49%)

Buena Vista Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 306
(94%)
26,363
(41%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
14,434
(23%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
1,087
(2%)
 White 5
(2%)
19,295
(30%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2,441
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
62
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
80
(0%)

Buena Vista Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 323
(99%)
46,565
(73%)
 Not Eligible 2
(1%)
17,197
(27%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,041 ranked schools in Tennessee, Buena Vista Elementary is ranked 417th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buena Vista Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.6%. 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.

Buena Vista Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 295
2006 313
2007 310
2008 292
2009 428
2010 420
2011 438
2012 358
2013 355
2014 365
2015 325

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 11.2
2007 11.5
2008 10.1
2009 13.2
2010 11.8
2011 12.5
2012 10.2
2013 12.7
2014 13.5
2015 10.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8271186440678
2006 0.86900958466454
2007 0.97096774193548
2008 0.96917808219178
2009 0.66822429906542
2010 0.99285714285714
2011 0.9634703196347
2012 0.96368715083799
2013 0.95211267605634
2014 0.81095890410959
2015 0.99384615384615

Compare Buena Vista Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,060.0% 10.6:1
 
1,418.6% 14.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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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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