Van Buren School District

  • 2221 POINTER TRAIL EAST
  • VAN BUREN, AR 72956
  • (479) 474-7942
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate80.7%76.4%
Dropout Rate3.8%4.7%
Per Pupil Spending$7,568$8,855
Students Per Teacher15.012.9
Number of Schools11-
Number of Students5,955-
Number of (FTE) Teachers397-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment5,95515.0
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students79
Kindergarten Students419
1st Grade Students440
2nd Grade Students459
3rd Grade Students477
4th Grade Students473
5th Grade Students479
6th Grade Students498
7th Grade Students465
8th Grade Students460
9th Grade Students452
10th Grade Students440
11th Grade Students405
12th Grade Students376
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native101
Asian or Pacific Islander151
Hispanic869
Black (Non-Hispanic)122
White (Non-Hispanic)4,296
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male2,998
Female2,924

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers39715.0
Prekindergarten Teachers4-
Kindergarten Teachers40-
Elementary Teachers176-
Secondary Teachers151-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes26-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides78
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors6
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors15
Elementary6
Secondary9
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians11
Library Support Staff1
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff260
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators7
LEA Administrative Support Staff28
School Administrators18
School Administrative Support Staff28
Student Support Services70
Other Support Services Staff109

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$52,110,000-
Total Local Revenues$16,096,00030.9%
Property Tax$3,762,0007.2%
Cities and Counties$27,0000.05%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$44,0000.08%
School Lunch$815,0001.6%
Textbook Sales and Rentals$3,0000.01%
District Activity Receipts$619,0001.2%
Rents and Royalties$10,0000.02%
Sale of Property$1,0000.00%
Interest Earnings$586,0001.1%
Private Contributions$110,0000.2%
Miscellaneous$443,0000.9%
NCES and Census Revenue$9,676,00018.6%
Total State Revenues$30,997,00059.5%
General Formula Assistance$25,719,00049.4%
Special Education Programs$1,792,0003.4%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$521,0001.0%
Bilingual Education Programs$144,0000.3%
Gifted and Talented Programs$4,0000.01%
Vocational Education Programs$234,0000.4%
School Lunch Programs$19,0000.04%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$843,0001.6%
Other Programs$503,0001.0%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$503,0001.0%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$715,0001.4%
Total Federal Revenues$5,017,0009.6%
Through State - Title I$1,207,0002.3%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$621,0001.2%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$27,0000.05%
Through State - Title V, Part A$10,0000.02%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$682,0001.3%
Through State - Bilingual Education$56,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,452,0002.8%
Through State - Other$514,0001.0%
Direct - Other$448,0000.9%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$44,974,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$26,914,00059.8%
Total Support Services Expenditures$15,501,00034.5%
Student Support$2,001,0003.8%
Instructional Staff Support$4,427,0008.5%
General Administration Support$990,0001.9%
School Administration Support$2,321,0004.5%
Operation and Maintenance Support$3,517,0006.7%
Student Transportation Support$1,466,0002.8%
Other Support Services$779,0001.5%
Total Other Expenditures$2,559,0005.7%
Food Services$2,444,0004.7%
Enterprise Operations$115,0000.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 80.7%
Total Diploma Count 389
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12653.8%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Van Buren School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 11
  • Students: 5,955
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 397
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BUTTERFIELD TRAIL JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
319 North 12 St
Van Buren, AR
Public | 7-9
700 11.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
CENTRAL MIDDLE SCHOOL
913 North 24 St
Van Buren, AR
Public | 5-6
422 14.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
CITY HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
301 Mt Vista Ave
Van Buren, AR
Public | KG-4
267 12.7

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COLEMAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
821 Pointer Trail
Van Buren, AR
Public | 7-9
677 11.3

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J. J. IZARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
501 North 24 St
Van Buren, AR
Public | KG-4
372 13.3

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JAMES R. TATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
406 Catcher Rd
Van Buren, AR
Public | PK-4
458 14.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
KING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
400 North 19 St
Van Buren, AR
Public | PK-4
287 14.4

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NORTHRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL
120 Northridge Dr
Van Buren, AR
Public | 5-6
555 17.3

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
PARKVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
605 Parkview St
Van Buren, AR
Public | KG-4
469 15.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
RENA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
720 Rena Rd
Van Buren, AR
Public | KG-4
494 17.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
VAN BUREN HIGH SCHOOL
2001 Pointer Trail
Van Buren, AR
Public | 10-12
1,221 13.3

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