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1222 E Buchanan St

Baton Rouge, LA 70802

(225) 343-4585

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 10

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4 Parent Reviews for Buchanan Elementary School

It might have received 5 out of 10 in a 10 point scale probably because of not so high score from some regular program. However, the gifted program is excellent and should be rated as 9 or 8 out of 10. Most of the gifted teachers are excellent (probably one tight teachers I know does not posseses very ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/10/12

best school get kids ready for the real worl the gifted progam is awesom ms.stevens.

Posted by a parent on 02/08/12

I have a child in the gifted program, and the teaching leaves a lot to be desired. The goal seems to be how much the kids can complete in a day, with no emphasis on a real understanding of the topic at hand.

Posted by a parent on 10/05/09

My children both have attended Buchanan. The gifted academic program and the teachers are excellent. The buildings and the neighborhood are not.

Posted by a parent on 09/10/08

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Test scores for Buchanan Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Buchanan Elementary School
East Baton Rouge Parish School Board
* In 2011-2012 Louisiana used the integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP) to assess students in grades 3, 5, 6, and 7 in math and English language arts, science and social studies. The iLEAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana. The goal is for all students to score at or above basic on the test.

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Baton Rouge schools — Buchanan Elementary School is located at 1222 E Buchanan St, Baton Rouge LA 70802. 1222 E Buchanan St is in the 70802 ZIP code in Baton Rouge, LA The school district for Buchanan Elementary School is the East Baton Rouge Parish School Board. Buchanan Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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