Van Buren High School

  • Van Buren High School serves 234 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Van Buren High School operates within the Van Buren R-i School District.
  • Van Buren R-i School District's 77% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 234 students has declined by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 234 students
Van Buren High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Van Buren High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Van Buren High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Van Buren High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Van Buren High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Black
n/a
16%
Van Buren High School Black Students (2013-2014)
White
n/a
73%
Van Buren High School White Students (1994-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Van Buren High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.01 0.22
Van Buren High 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.
64%
44%
Van Buren High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
8%
7%
Van Buren High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Van Buren R-i School District's student population of 561 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,297 is higher than the state average of $10,127. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,718 is higher than the state average of $9,807. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Van Buren R-i School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 561 576
Van Buren R-i School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 87%
Van Buren R-i School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $6 MM
Van Buren R-i School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $6 MM
Van Buren R-i School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,297 $10,127
Van Buren R-i School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,718 $9,807
Van Buren R-i School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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  • Van BurenVan Buren Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 327 students
    0.1 miles
    Po Box 550
    Van BurenMO 63965
    (573)323-4266
    0.1PK-6327
  • EllsinoreEast Carter Co. R-ii Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 324 students
    15.4 miles
    24 S Herren Ave
    EllsinoreMO 63937
    (573)322-5325
    15.4PK-5324
  • EllsinoreEast Carter Co. R-ii High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
    15.4 miles
    24 S Herren Ave
    EllsinoreMO 63937
    (573)322-5653
    15.49-12218
  • EllsinoreEast Carter Co. R-ii Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 192 students
    15.4 miles
    24 S Herren Ave
    EllsinoreMO 63937
    (573)322-5420
    15.46-8192
  • EllingtonEllington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 252 students
    16.8 miles
    1 School St
    EllingtonMO 63638
    (573)663-2293
    16.8PK-5252

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