Van R. Butler Elementary School

6694 West County Hwy 30a

Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-3520

Tel: (850)622-5040
Grades: PK-4

915 students

Van R. Butler Elementary School serves 915 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Van R. Butler Elementary School operates within the Walton School District.

Overview

The student population of 915 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 915 students
Van R. Butler Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Van R. Butler Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Van R. Butler Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Van R. Butler Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Van R. Butler Elementary School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
13%
28%
Van R. Butler Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
1%
23%
Van R. Butler Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
81%
42%
Van R. Butler Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Van R. Butler Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Van R. Butler Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.33 0.45
Van R. Butler Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
21%
51%
Van R. Butler Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
4%
7%
Van R. Butler Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,269 students has grown by 32% over five years.
School District Name Walton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
22
Number of Students Managed 9,269 9,326
Walton School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $90 MM n/a
District Spending $102 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $12,810 $0
Walton School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,653 $0
Walton School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Walton High School (5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Emerald Coast Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bay Elementary School (8.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Santa Rosa BeachEmerald Coast Middle School
    4019 Us Hwy 98e
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)622-5025
    0.1 mi | 656 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Santa Rosa BeachSouth Walton High School
    645 Greenway Trl
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)622-5020
    5 mi | 547 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Santa Rosa BeachHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Seaside Neighborhood School
    Charter School
    10 Smolian Circle
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)231-0396
    Charter School

    7.8 mi | 135 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • Santa Rosa BeachBay Elementary School
    118 Gilmore Rd
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)622-5050
    8.5 mi | 299 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • DestinDestin Middle School
    4608 Legendary Marina Dr
    DestinFL 32541
    (850)833-7655
    9.4 mi | 605 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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