Buena Regional School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,737 students in Buena Regional School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
Public Schools in Buena Regional School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Buena Regional School District are Buena Regional Middle School, Dr. J.p. Cleary Elementary School and Buena Regional High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Buena Regional School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameBuena Regional School District
School District Websitehttp://WWW.BUENA.K12.NJ.US
School District Phone Number(856) 697-0800
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
# of Schools5 Schools2,590 Schools
# of Students1,737 Students1,369,084 Students
# of Teachers152 Teachers113,426 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1

District Rank

Buena Regional School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 650 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#592 out of 652 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Buena Regional   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Buena Regional   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Buena Regional   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Buena Regional   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.610.70
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,762 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students19 Students139,787 Students
% Asian Students
1%
10%
# of Hispanic Students482 Students387,361 Students
% Hispanic Students
28%
29%
# of Black Students293 Students205,362 Students
% Black Students
17%
15%
# of White Students936 Students604,863 Students
% White Students
54%
44%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,901 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students7 Students27,048 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:8240,051
# of Students in Kindergarten:12190,544
# of Students in 1st Grade:10394,273
# of Students in 2nd Grade:8894,673
# of Students in 3rd Grade:10098,054
# of Students in 4th Grade:10099,080
# of Students in 5th Grade:96100,288
# of Students in 6th Grade:14599,690
# of Students in 7th Grade:11698,862
# of Students in 8th Grade:127100,569
# of Students in 9th Grade:133103,043
# of Students in 10th Grade:137100,115
# of Students in 11th Grade:14498,802
# of Students in 12th Grade:13297,710
# of Ungraded Students:11353,330

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $25,625 is higher than the state median of $24,804. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,914 is higher than the state median of $24,862. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$45 MM$23 MM
This chart display total revenue of Buena Regional   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$43 MM$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Buena Regional   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$25,625$24,804
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Buena Regional   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$24,914$24,862
This chart display average spending per public school student in Buena Regional   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Buena Regional School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Buena Regional Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    175 Weymouth Rd
    Buena, NJ 08310
    (856) 697-0100

    Grades: 6-8 | 421 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Dr. J.p. Cleary Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1501 Central Ave
    Minotola, NJ 08341
    (856) 697-8080

    Grades: 3-5 | 326 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Buena Regional High School Math: 16% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    125 Weymouth Road
    Buena, NJ 08310
    (856) 697-2400

    Grades: 9-12 | 569 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.620 Cains Mill Rd & Lake Geor
    Williamstown, NJ 08094
    (856) 885-4994

    Grades: K-2 | 133 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.880 Harding Highway
    Buena, NJ 08310
    (856) 697-0605

    Grades: PK-2 | 288 students
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