Buna Elementary



Buna Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buna Elementary Students by Grade
PK 39
K 101
1 121
2 122
3 119
4 127
5 120
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buna Elementary is a public elementary school located in Buna, TX in the Buna Independent School District. It enrolls 749 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buna Elementary is the 783rd largest public school in Texas and the 5,682nd largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 749
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,682nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 783rd out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,271st out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 931st out of 4,707

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Buna Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 377
(50%)
560
(52%)
 Female 372
(50%)
521
(48%)

Buna Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 667
(89%)
974
(90%)
 Black 33
(4%)
43
(4%)
 Hispanic 30
(4%)
34
(3%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
13
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Buna Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 399
(53%)
587
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 288
(38%)
405
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(8%)
89
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Buna Elementary is ranked 2,200th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buna Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.7%) is lower than the state average of 63.8%. 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.

Buna Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 729
2006 737
2007 733
2008 703
2009 740
2010 758
2011 760
2012 749

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 17.2
2007 16.7
2008 16
2009 16.8
2010 17
2011 17.1
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6803840877915
2006 0.42740841248304
2007 0.41609822646658
2008 0.42958748221906
2009 0.47297297297297
2010 0.50395778364116
2011 0.46447368421053
2012 0.46728971962617

Compare Buna Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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