Buford Elementary School

  • Buford Elementary School serves 728 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Buford Elementary School operates within the Lennox School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 728 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students728 students
Buford Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Buford Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Buford Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeBuford Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Buford Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
11%
Buford Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
54%
Buford Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
n/a
6%
Buford Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
n/a
24%
Buford Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Buford Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
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.
0.010.64
Buford Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
88%
50%
Buford Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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%
9%
Buford Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lennox School District's student population of 7,015 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,913 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,690 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLennox School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed7,0151,597
Lennox School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$77 MM$17 MM
Lennox School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$75 MM$18 MM
Lennox School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,913$10,238
Lennox School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,690$10,739
Lennox School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    0.4 miles
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    InglewoodCA 90304
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    InglewoodCA 90304
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    0.8KG-5846

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