Van Buren Elementary School

902 Broadway, Van Buren, MO 63965 | (573) 323-4266
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 237
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 550, Van Buren, MO 63965
  • Principal or Admin: Johnson Rick
  • Fax: (573) 323-4537
  • Website: schoolweb.missouri.edu
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 237
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 115 (48.5%)
  • Females: 122 (51.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 16 (6.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 123 (51.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 139 (58.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Van Buren Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.8%
Black10.4%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White23498.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Van Buren Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten2912.2%
Kindergarten3615.2%
1st Grade3113.1%
2nd Grade2811.8%
3rd Grade3816.0%
4th Grade3414.3%
5th Grade4117.3%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
15.0
District:
14.0
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 22.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 13.3
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $77,763
Average Salary of Teachers: $40,694
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
100.0%
District:
97.8%
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 Van Buren Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Communication Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Met

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201056.4%56.4%43.9%
200941.2%41.2%41.0%
200821.4%21.4%40.8%
 
Mathematics Test
201066.7%66.7%47.8%
200950.0%50.0%45.0%
200828.6%28.6%44.3%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201048.8%48.8%51.7%
200941.4%41.4%47.0%
200831.9%31.9%45.6%
 
Mathematics Test
201065.1%65.1%49.1%
200935.0%35.0%44.9%
200814.9%14.9%44.7%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201047.4%47.4%51.8%
200948.9%48.9%49.4%
200857.6%57.6%48.7%
 
Mathematics Test
201055.3%55.3%52.4%
200934.9%34.9%47.8%
200839.4%39.4%46.3%
 
Science Test
201039.4%39.4%49.3%
200925.6%25.6%45.2%
200848.5%48.5%44.7%
 
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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