J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center

  • J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center serves 265 students in grades 4-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center operates within the Mount Vernon 80 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 265 students has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students265 students
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeJ L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
3%
25%
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
32%
17%
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Black Students (1988-2015)
White
55%
49%
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
9%
3%
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJ L Buford Intermediate Ed Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.590.67
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center 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.
84%
52%
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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.
n/a
2%
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

  • Mount Vernon 80 School District's student population of 1,630 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,510 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,082 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameMount Vernon 80 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed1,630753
Mount Vernon 80 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$22 MM$11 MM
Mount Vernon 80 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$21 MM$11 MM
Mount Vernon 80 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,510$11,118
Mount Vernon 80 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,082$11,218
Mount Vernon 80 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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