Van Buren Elementary School

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1515 Lapham St

Janesville, WI 53546

(608) 743-7100

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 360

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Van Buren Elementary School

My son attended Van Buren and has done very well thus far in middle school. I believe because of the teachers and staff they have given him a good foundation for his educational goals. Thank you Van Buren for all your hard work!!!!

Posted by a parent on 07/01/12

My children have both attended Van Buren Elementary, and I highly recommend this school. The staff is caring and skilled, and they seem to work very well together as a team. My children have received the appropriate academic challenges when they needed them. I also like that there are several male ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/22/11

My daughter attends this school after being at Rock Prairie Montessori for two years. It was a rocky 1st grade but she has really taken off in 2nd grade. I agree with the other poster--Van Buren is a little school with big heart. The teachers and staff care for the chlidren. She also isn't held back ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/12/11

My son just finished 1st grade at Van Buren and I must say that he adjusted just fine thanks to his teachers and the staff at school. The entire staff is wonderful and my son raves about 'his' new school.

Posted by a parent on 07/09/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Van Buren Elementary School

WSAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Van Buren Elementary School
Janesville School District
* In 2011-2012 Wisconsin used the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS), which includes the WKCE and WAA, to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in math and reading, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in language arts, science and social studies. The WSAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wisconsin. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Janesville schools — Van Buren Elementary School is located at 1515 Lapham St, Janesville WI 53546. 1515 Lapham St is in the 53546 ZIP code in Janesville, WI The school district for Van Buren Elementary School is the Janesville School District. Van Buren Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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