Buena Vista High School



Buena Vista High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buena Vista High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 1
10 3
11 60
12 141

Buena Vista High School is a public high school of the Paramount Unified School District located in Lakewood, CA. It has 205 students in grades 9th through 12th. Buena Vista High School is the 1,548th largest public high school in California and the 17,102nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 205
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 13
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,102nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,548th out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 726th out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,481st out of 2,608

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Buena Vista High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 142
(69%)
2,623
(52%)
 Female 63
(31%)
2,443
(48%)

Buena Vista High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 166
(81%)
4,430
(87%)
 Black 30
(15%)
430
(8%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
39
(1%)
 White 3
(1%)
52
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
72
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
42
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Buena Vista High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 169
(82%)
4,057
(80%)
 Not Eligible 19
(9%)
462
(9%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(8%)
547
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Buena Vista High School is ranked 1,292nd out of 2,578 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buena Vista High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Buena Vista High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 299
2006 192
2007 246
2008 273
2009 237
2010 202
2011 193
2012 218
2013 221
2014 214
2015 205

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 34.4
2006 21.3
2007 18.2
2008 22.8
2009 19.8
2010 N/A
2011 17.5
2012 22.4
2013 21.9
2014 17.7
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83946488294314
2006 0.83854166666667
2007 0.32520325203252
2008 0.67032967032967
2009 0.80590717299578
2010 0.79207920792079
2011 0.23834196891192
2012 0.26605504587156
2013 0.62443438914027
2014 0.95327102803738
2015 0.90731707317073

Compare Buena Vista High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 
This School 90.7%
 

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