Van Buren Elementary



Van Buren Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Van Buren Elementary Students by Grade
PK 6
K 58
1 65
2 58
3 64
4 68
5 47
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Van Buren Elementary is a public elementary school located in Janesville, WI in the Janesville School District. It enrolls 366 students in grades 1st through 12th. Van Buren Elementary is the 558th largest public school in Wisconsin and the 35,446th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 366
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,446th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 558th out of 1,196
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 500th out of 1,191
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 496th out of 1,191

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Van Buren Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 190
(52%)
3,700
(51%)
 Female 176
(48%)
3,557
(49%)

Van Buren Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 295
(81%)
5,277
(73%)
 Two or More 28
(8%)
469
(6%)
 Hispanic 27
(7%)
942
(13%)
 Black 8
(2%)
386
(5%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
151
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
26
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
6
(0%)

Van Buren Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 185
(51%)
3,166
(44%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 159
(43%)
3,706
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(6%)
385
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,175 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Van Buren Elementary is ranked 388th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Van Buren Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 42.8%. 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.

Van Buren Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 360
2006 367
2007 351
2008 363
2009 359
2010 337
2011 336
2012 363
2013 350
2014 365
2015 366

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 15.3
2007 14.9
2008 15
2009 14.6
2010 14
2011 14.5
2012 16.4
2013 13.9
2014 N/A
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23333333333333
2006 0.19618528610354
2007 0.25356125356125
2008 0.27272727272727
2009 0.40389972144847
2010 0.44213649851632
2011 0.42857142857143
2012 0.44903581267218
2013 0.49428571428571
2014 0.52602739726027
2015 0.49453551912568

Compare Van Buren Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,434.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.8%
 
This School 49.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Van Buren Elementary
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Public PK - 05 366 14:1  
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Private PK - 08 122 10:1 2 miles
St John Vianney School
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Private PK - 08 227 14:1 2 miles
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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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