Bucher School

Serves grades KG - 4

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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
450 Candlewyck Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Phone
(717) 569-4291
District
MANHEIM TOWNSHIP SD
County
LANCASTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
380
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 80.7% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Bucher School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 59
Proficiency in Reading 77 64
Proficiency in Math 72 54

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 52
Proficiency in Reading 72 60
Proficiency in Math 57 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.83
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.27
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 79 20.8%
Grade 1 74 19.5%
Grade 2 75 19.7%
Grade 3 79 20.8%
Grade 4 73 19.2%
Total 380 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.5% 69.4% 67.2%
Black 6.8% 5.1% 15.6%
Hispanic 20.1% 15.8% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 15.6% 9.5% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.5% 29.6% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.9% 25.1% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 4.5% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 39,746 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,669.4 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.1% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.9% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 22.6% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,652 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 7.3% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.1% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.0% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.1% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.2% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.5% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.8% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.0% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 5.3% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,028 $46,088,748 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $801 $4,598,541 5.4%
Staff $722 $4,145,002 4.9%
General Administration $229 $1,314,689 1.6%
School Administration $635 $3,645,535 4.3%
Operation $1,295 $7,434,595 8.8%
Transportation $477 $2,738,457 3.2%
Other $289 $1,659,149 2.0%
Total Support $4,448 $25,535,968 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,249 $12,911,509 15.3%
Total Expenditures $14,724 $84,530,484 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,896 $15,296,383,825 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $1,296,381,368 4.1%
Staff $485 $834,788,761 2.6%
General Administration $407 $700,593,099 2.2%
School Administration $679 $1,166,961,546 3.7%
Operation $1,379 $2,370,760,450 7.4%
Transportation $658 $1,131,007,639 3.5%
Other $502 $863,081,015 2.7%
Total Support $4,864 $8,363,493,792 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,815 $8,279,612,322 25.9%
Total Expenditures $18,575 $31,939,427,199 100.0%
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%