Buckner Elementary School

013 South Sibley Rd, Buckner, MO 64016 | (816) 650-7300
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 350
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2101 N Twyman Rd, Independence, MO 64058
  • Principal or Admin: Patrick Farnan
  • Fax: (816) 650-7305
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 350
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 182 (52.0%)
  • Females: 168 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 33 (9.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 133 (38.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 166 (47.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Buckner Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black51.4%
Asian20.6%
Hispanic205.7%
White32292.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Buckner Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6117.4%
1st Grade7621.7%
2nd Grade7020.0%
3rd Grade7621.7%
4th Grade6719.1%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
15.0
District:
17.0
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 14.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 12.4
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $99,994
Average Salary of Teachers: $53,532
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
100.0%
District:
99.7%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Buckner Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Communication Arts
  • Mathematics
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Not Met

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201042.1%45.8%43.9%
200935.3%32.4%41.0%
200839.7%37.6%40.8%
 
Mathematics Test
201065.8%56.2%47.8%
200954.4%44.5%45.0%
200846.5%42.6%44.3%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201058.0%51.2%51.7%
200951.4%44.2%47.0%
200849.5%47.2%45.6%
 
Mathematics Test
201068.1%57.1%49.1%
200957.2%45.6%44.9%
200864.2%43.5%44.7%
 
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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