Van Buskirk Elementary School

725 East Fair, Tucson, AZ 85714 | (520) 225-6060
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 392
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 725 E. Fair, Tucson, AZ 85714
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Tucson Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,945
  • Graduation Rate: 68.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 55,379

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 392
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 213 (54.3%)
  • Females: 179 (45.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 306 (78.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 320 (81.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Van Buskirk Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian112.8%
Black102.6%
Asian--
Hispanic35891.3%
White133.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Van Buskirk Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten307.7%
Kindergarten4912.5%
1st Grade7920.2%
2nd Grade6717.1%
3rd Grade5514.0%
4th Grade5714.5%
5th Grade5313.5%
Ungraded20.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 57%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:44%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 10 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,284
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Van Buskirk Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,09435%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,65365%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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