Buchanan School

1775 Buchanan Ave Sw, Grand Rapids, MI 49507 | (616) 819-2252
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 470
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1775 Buchanan Avenue Sw, Grand Rapids, MI 49507
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Yolanda Valenzuela
  • Fax: (616) 819-2249
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 470
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 180 (38.3%)
  • Females: 155 (33.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 15 (3.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 433 (92.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 448 (95.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Buchanan School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black469.8%
Asian--
Hispanic28460.4%
White51.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Buchanan School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten11724.9%
1st Grade8618.3%
2nd Grade9019.1%
3rd Grade6113.0%
4th Grade5812.3%
5th Grade5812.3%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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