Buford Elementary School

Buford Elementary School serves 735 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Buford Elementary School operates within the Lennox School District.

School Overview

The student population of 735 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 735 students
Buford Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Buford Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Buford Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Buford Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 25:1
Buford Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.01 0.42
Buford Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
85%
49%
Buford Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
9%
Buford Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Lennox School District's student population of 7,043 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,433 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 22% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,220 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Lennox School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 7,043 1,537
Lennox School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $17 MM
Lennox School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $75 MM $18 MM
Lennox School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,433 $10,238
Lennox School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,220 $10,739
Lennox School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Lennox Mathematics, Science And Technology Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lennox Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Felton Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • InglewoodLennox Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1609 students
    0.1 miles
    11033 Buford Ave
    InglewoodCA 90304
    (310)419-1800
    0.16-81609
  • InglewoodFelton Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 558 students
    0.4 miles
    10417 Felton Ave
    InglewoodCA 90304
    (310)680-8950
    0.4KG-5558
  • InglewoodJefferson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 806 students
    0.4 miles
    10322 Condon Ave
    InglewoodCA 90304
    (310)680-5650
    0.4KG-5806
  • InglewoodLennox Mathematics, Science And Technology AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 567 students
    0.7 miles
    11036 Hawthorne Blvd
    InglewoodCA 90304
    (310)680-5600
    0.79-12567
  • InglewoodMoffett Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 848 students
    0.8 miles
    11050 Larch Ave
    InglewoodCA 90304
    (310)680-6200
    0.8KG-5848

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
School Clothing