Buchanan Community Schools School District

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Overview

School District NameBuchanan Community Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.buchananschools.com
School District Phone Number(269) 695-8401
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools6 Schools3,735 Schools
# of Students1,574 Students1,472,301 Students
# of Teachers90 Teachers82,182 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

  • Buchanan Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 869 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#295 out of 869 school districts
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Buchanan Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Buchanan Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Buchanan Community Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.260.52
# of American Indian Students14 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students5 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students45 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
8%
# of Black Students64 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
4%
18%
# of White Students1,351 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
86%
66%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students95 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:113116,607
# of Students in 1st Grade:112105,799
# of Students in 2nd Grade:119103,933
# of Students in 3rd Grade:106105,395
# of Students in 4th Grade:114107,959
# of Students in 5th Grade:123112,259
# of Students in 6th Grade:125112,463
# of Students in 7th Grade:108111,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:146114,566
# of Students in 9th Grade:123123,361
# of Students in 10th Grade:130121,139
# of Students in 11th Grade:116115,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:139117,214
# of Ungraded Students: - 4,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,100 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,151. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,024 is less than the state median of $13,281. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$18 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Buchanan Community Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$17 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Buchanan Community Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,100$13,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Buchanan Community Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,024$13,281
This chart display average spending per public school student in Buchanan Community Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Buchanan Community Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Moccasin Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 48%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    410 Moccasin St
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8408

    Grades: 2-4 | 339 students
  • Buchanan Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 49%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    610 West 4th St
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8406

    Grades: 5-7 | 355 students
  • Buchanan High School Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401 West Chicago St
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8403

    Grades: 8-12 | 569 students
  • Buchanan Virtual Academy Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401 W Chicago St
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8400

    Grades: 5-12 | 63 students
  • Buchanan Step Up Alternative School
    Magnet School
    401 West Chicago Street
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8401

    Grades: K-12 | 23 students
  • Ottawa Elementary School
    109 Ottawa St
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8409

    Grades: PK-1 | 225 students
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