Lake Butler Elementary School

  • Lake Butler Elementary School serves 981 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Lake Butler Elementary School operates within the Union School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 981 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-4
Total Students981 students
Lake Butler Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Lake Butler Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
Lake Butler Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeLake Butler Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Lake Butler Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
n/a
3%
Lake Butler Elementary School Asian Students (1992-1995)
Hispanic
3%
32%
Lake Butler Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
15%
23%
Lake Butler Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
79%
39%
Lake Butler Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Lake Butler Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLake Butler Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.360.46
Lake Butler Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
48%
Lake Butler Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
Lake Butler Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Union School District's student population of 2,334 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,976 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,744 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameUnion School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
22
Number of Students Managed2,33410,175
Union School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$21 MM$132 MM
Union School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$22 MM$140 MM
Union School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,976$12,987
Union School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,744$13,734
Union School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  11/11/2011
I would recommend Lake Butler Elementary School over any school in the united States. They are excellent in everything. There is no place like Union County Schools. This is God's Country! Yeah! I am a Grandmother. I graduated from Union County.
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Did You Know?
Florida public schools have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Florida is Palm Beach School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.