Buena Vista Elementary School

Tel: (830)778-4600
Grades: PK-5

680 students

Buena Vista Elementary School serves 680 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Buena Vista Elementary School operates within the San Felipe-del Rio Cisd School District.

Overview

The student population of 680 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 680 students
Buena Vista Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Buena Vista Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Buena Vista Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Buena Vista Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Buena Vista Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
79%
50%
Buena Vista Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Buena Vista Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
18%
31%
Buena Vista Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Buena Vista Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Buena Vista 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.
0.35 0.99
Buena Vista Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
35%
44%
Buena Vista Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Buena Vista Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,381 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name San Felipe-del Rio Cisd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 10,381 730
San Felipe-del Rio Cisd School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $9 MM
District Spending $94 MM $9 MM
San Felipe-del Rio Cisd School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,891 $11,947
San Felipe-del Rio Cisd School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,270 $12,666
San Felipe-del Rio Cisd School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Del Rio High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Del Rio Freshman School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ruben Chavira Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Del Rio Ruben Chavira Elementary School
    2253 South Us Hwy 277
    Del Rio , TX , 78840
    (830)778-4668
    1.5  mi  |  607  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Del Rio Dr Lonnie Green Junior Elementary School
    905 Cantu Rd
    Del Rio , TX , 78840
    (830)778-4756
    1.5  mi  |  792  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Del Rio Del Rio High School
    100 Memorial Dr
    Del Rio , TX , 78840
    (830)778-4329
    1.5  mi  |  1930  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Del Rio Del Rio Freshman School
    90 Memorial Dr
    Del Rio , TX , 78840
    (830)778-4400
    1.5  mi  |  843  students  |  Gr.  9
  • Del Rio Premier H S Of Del Rio
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    4300 Hwy 90 East
    Del Rio , TX , 78840
    (830)298-2100
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1.7  mi  |  130  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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Del Rio, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.06, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Del Rio is Buena Vista Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.