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  • City Heights Elementary School
  • 301 Mt Vista Ave, Van Buren
  • VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 362
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
27%
  • Rena Elementary School
  • 720 Rena Rd, Van Buren
  • VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 488
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
27%
  • Northridge Middle School
  • 120 Northridge Dr, Van Buren
  • VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 657
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
27%
  • J. J. Izard Elementary School
  • 501 N 24th St, Van Buren
  • VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 430
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
22%
  • Van Buren High School
  • 2001 Pointer Trail, Van Buren
  • VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,825
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
22%
  • Parkview Elementary School
  • 605 Parkview St, Van Buren
  • VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 484
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
22%
  • King Elementary School
  • 400 N 19th St, Van Buren
  • VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 566
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
22%
  • Butterfield Junior High School
  • 319 N 12th St, Van Buren
  • VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 676
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
14%
  • James R. Tate Elementary. School
  • 406 Catcher Rd, Van Buren
  • VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 420
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Van Buren school information

IndexVan BurenArkansasNational
Average Test Scores24%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools1186079,221
Total private schools116524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a987,963
The Van Buren, AR educational system consists of 11 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Van Buren public schools have average test scores of 24% which is 14% lower than than the Arkansas average and 51% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Van Buren public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Arkansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.2% have completed high school, 17.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Van Buren

IndexVan BurenArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade80.4%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school78.2%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college49.4%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.6%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.1%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters4.7%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%0.9%1.3%

Van Buren, AR School Districts

Van Buren School District

Listed above are Van Buren School District, Van Buren schools. To customize your list of Van Buren School District schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Van Buren School District schools.

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Source: The Van Buren, AR education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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