Buchtel High School

Serves grades 7 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1040 Copley Rd
Akron, OH 44320
Phone
(330) 873-3300
District
AKRON CITY
County
SUMMIT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
877
Classroom Teachers
62

* According to NeighborhoodScout’s research of school performance, Buchtel High School ranks as one of the bottom 100 worst public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Ohio

1

(10 is best)

Better than 1.7% of OH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Buchtel High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
21%
64%
28%
69%
14%
59%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
11%
59%
14%
59%
8%
58%
11%
59%
14%
59%
8%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 11

80 60 40 20 0
12%
59%
20%
68%
4%
51%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
15
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 125 14.3%
Grade 8 130 14.8%
Grade 9 153 17.4%
Grade 10 159 18.1%
Grade 11 167 19.0%
Grade 12 143 16.3%
Total 877 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.4% 35.2% 72.8%
Black 95.9% 51.0% 17.9%
Hispanic 1.8% 4.4% 6.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 9.3% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 24.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 20.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 4.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 189,047 11,689,100
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,449.9 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.4% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.1% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.1% 26.8%
65 OR OLDER 14.0% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 80,082 4,676,358
Single Parent Households With Children 15.7% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.3% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.9% 28.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.4% 10.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.0% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.8% 13.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.7% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 21.4% 14.6%
$15,000 or less 19.6% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,638 $180,067,748 44.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,107 $23,076,522 5.7%
Staff $901 $18,782,246 4.6%
General Administration $228 $4,752,888 1.2%
School Administration $974 $20,304,004 5.0%
Operation $1,550 $32,311,300 7.9%
Transportation $575 $11,986,450 2.9%
Other $780 $16,259,880 4.0%
Total Support $6,116 $127,494,136 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,776 $99,560,496 24.5%
Total Expenditures $19,530 $407,122,380 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,885 $11,675,377,079 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $706 $1,197,797,522 5.1%
Staff $406 $687,848,134 2.9%
General Administration $329 $557,606,671 2.4%
School Administration $654 $1,109,670,988 4.7%
Operation $1,032 $1,750,061,637 7.4%
Transportation $587 $995,690,600 4.2%
Other $509 $863,480,400 3.7%
Total Support $4,223 $7,161,883,305 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,813 $4,769,348,416 20.2%
Total Expenditures $13,921 $23,606,673,322 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%