Buford Elementary School

Buford Elementary School serves 736 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Buford Elementary School operates within the Lennox School District.

Overview

The student population of 736 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 736 students
Buford Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Buford Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Buford Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 22:1
Buford Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
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1%
Asian
n/a
11%
Buford Elementary School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
97%
52%
Buford Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Buford Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
26%
Buford Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Buford Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Buford 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.
0.06 0.64
Buford 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.
n/a
10%
Buford Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Buford Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,104 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Lennox School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 7,104 1,577
Lennox School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $19 MM
Lennox School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $79 MM $18 MM
Lennox School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,604 $11,099
Lennox School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,353 $10,975
Lennox School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lennox Lennox Middle School
    11033 Buford Ave
    Lennox , CA , 90304
    (310)419-1800
    0.1  mi  |  1681  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lennox Felton Elementary School
    10417 Felton Ave
    Lennox , CA , 90304
    (310)680-8950
    0.4  mi  |  582  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lennox Jefferson Elementary School
    10322 Condon Ave
    Lennox , CA , 90304
    (310)680-5650
    0.4  mi  |  814  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lennox Lennox Mathematics, Science And Technology Academy
    Charter School
    11036 Hawthorne Blvd
    Lennox , CA , 90304
    (310)680-5600
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  565  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lennox Moffett Elementary School
    11050 Larch Ave
    Lennox , CA , 90304
    (310)680-6200
    0.8  mi  |  813  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Los Angeles County, CA 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 0.53, which is lower than the California average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Los Angeles County is Torrance Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.