Buck Elementary 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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
143 Top Rd
Levittown, PA 19056
Phone
(215) 809-6300
District
NESHAMINY SD
County
BUCKS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
544
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.5% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Buck Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 60
Proficiency in Reading 76 65
Proficiency in Math 68 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 52
Proficiency in Reading 73 61
Proficiency in Math 57 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.38
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.88
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 104 19.1%
Grade 1 102 18.8%
Grade 2 110 20.2%
Grade 3 109 20.0%
Grade 4 119 21.9%
Total 544 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.6% 84.8% 68.7%
Black 3.6% 4.6% 15.6%
Hispanic 4.3% 5.4% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.8% 5.0% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.3% 29.4% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.6% 26.6% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.7% 2.8% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 71,406 12,805,537
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,555.6 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.8% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.5% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.2% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 17.0% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 25,939 5,007,442
Single Parent Households With Children 6.4% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.9% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.8% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.7% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.5% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.3% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.1% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.0% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 4.5% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,569 $88,557,651 40.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $983 $8,236,557 3.8%
Staff $423 $3,544,317 1.6%
General Administration $313 $2,622,627 1.2%
School Administration $781 $6,543,999 3.0%
Operation $1,364 $11,428,956 5.3%
Transportation $814 $6,820,506 3.1%
Other $619 $5,186,601 2.4%
Total Support $5,297 $44,383,563 20.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $10,093 $84,569,247 38.9%
Total Expenditures $25,960 $217,518,840 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,590 $14,751,635,620 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $720 $1,235,662,604 4.1%
Staff $433 $744,108,384 2.5%
General Administration $392 $672,663,093 2.2%
School Administration $655 $1,125,040,706 3.7%
Operation $1,335 $2,293,432,009 7.6%
Transportation $743 $1,276,810,887 4.2%
Other $478 $821,523,453 2.7%
Total Support $4,757 $8,169,222,694 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,208 $7,227,042,161 24.0%
Total Expenditures $17,554 $30,147,882,209 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%