Van Buren Middle School

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3775 Shroyer Rd

Dayton, OH 45429

(937) 499-1800

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 750

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Van Buren Middle School

Wow I think I may be one of the few that is unhappy with this school. The teachers are not perfect but they are great, especially given the number of kids they have to deal with and the lack of teachers' assistants. They are most of them stuck with a loud chaotic class. The lunches are not healthy ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/12/11

Van Buren is a great school. this is my first year in this school and i havent had any trouble with the teachers or students. Van Buren has excellent teachers that really seem to care about their students.

Posted by a other on 04/18/11

Van Buren is the best school I've ever been to. The teachers are fantastic and really care about the students. The principal is really nice and always talks with students and doesn't just stay locked up in his office. He also is very anti-bully and stays true to his word when he promises things. I'm ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/30/11

Amazing school. I moved here for only for the ratings this school got. It has really let my kids express themselves.

Posted by a parent on 04/25/10

Both my boys got a very good education at that school

Posted by a parent on 04/24/10

The teachers are awesome! Our family appreciates the kindness and caring offered as well as the help with our nontraditional family.

Posted by a parent on 09/18/09

What makes this a great school are the teachers and parents who work together in the best interest of the children

Posted by a parent on 04/20/09

The teachers at this school really help me understand more things better.

Posted by a student on 01/15/09

Excellent school. The staff is professional and effective. The principal leads the building using the latest research and proven techniques. ALL students can be successful at Van Buren.

Posted by a parent on 11/07/08

I have been thoroughly impressed with Van Buren staff and students in the 6th grade. Matt Rugh has done an outstanding job with the staff and their willingness to work as a team. He is firm and yet fair. I attended Kettering Junior High in the 1980's and went onto Fairmont and I believe the Kettering ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/23/04

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Test scores for Van Buren Middle School

OAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Van Buren Middle School
Kettering City School District
* In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Dayton schools — Van Buren Middle School is located at 3775 Shroyer Rd, Dayton OH 45429. 3775 Shroyer Rd is in the 45429 ZIP code in Dayton, OH The school district for Van Buren Middle School is the Kettering City School District. Van Buren Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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