Van Buren High School

Van Buren High School serves 261 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Van Buren High School operates within the Van Buren R-i School District.

School Overview

The student population of 261 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 261 students
Van Buren High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Van Buren High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Van Buren High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Van Buren High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Van Buren High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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 0.22
Van Buren High 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.
58%
42%
Van Buren High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Van Buren High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Van Buren R-i School District's student population of 543 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,792 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,185 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Van Buren R-i School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 543 586
Van Buren R-i School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $6 MM
Van Buren R-i School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $6 MM $6 MM
Van Buren R-i School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,792 $9,469
Van Buren R-i School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,185 $9,562
Van Buren R-i School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is East Carter Co. R-ii High School (15.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Carter Co. R-ii Middle School (15.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Van Buren Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Van BurenVan Buren Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 282 students
    0.1 miles
    902 Broadway
    Van BurenMO 63965
    (573)323-4266
    0.1PK-5282
  • EllsinoreEast Carter Co. R-ii Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 307 students
    15.4 miles
    24 South Herren Ave
    EllsinoreMO 63937
    (573)322-5325
    15.4PK-5307
  • EllsinoreEast Carter Co. R-ii High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 222 students
    15.4 miles
    24 South Herren Ave
    EllsinoreMO 63937
    (573)322-5653
    15.49-12222
  • EllsinoreEast Carter Co. R-ii Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 206 students
    15.4 miles
    24 South Herren Ave
    EllsinoreMO 63937
    (573)322-5420
    15.46-8206
  • EllingtonEllington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 249 students
    16.8 miles
    1 School St
    EllingtonMO 63638
    (573)663-2293
    16.8PK-5249

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