Buffalo High School

Buffalo High School serves 275 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Buffalo High School operates within the Buffalo Independent School District.
Buffalo Independent School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 275 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 275 students
Buffalo High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Buffalo High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Buffalo High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Buffalo High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
Buffalo High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
30%
52%
Buffalo High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
8%
13%
Buffalo High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
60%
29%
Buffalo High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Buffalo High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.41
Buffalo High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
53%
Buffalo High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Buffalo High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Buffalo Independent School District's student population of 989 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 75% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,864 is higher than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,081 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 58% over four years.
School District Name Buffalo Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 989 838
Buffalo Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 83%
Buffalo Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $9 MM
Buffalo Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $14 MM $10 MM
Buffalo Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,864 $12,250
Buffalo Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,081 $12,682
Buffalo Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Leon High School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buffalo J High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buffalo Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • BuffaloBuffalo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 389 students
    0.7 miles
    1700 East Commerce
    BuffaloTX 75831
    (903)322-3562
    0.7PK-3389
  • BuffaloBuffalo J High School
    Grades: 4-8 | 325 students
    1.4 miles
    335 Bison Trl
    BuffaloTX 75831
    (903)322-4340
    1.44-8325
  • JewettLeon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 357 students
    8.5 miles
    12168 Hwy 79 West
    JewettTX 75846
    (903)626-1425
    8.5PK-5357
  • JewettLeon High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 221 students
    8.5 miles
    12168 Hwy 79 West
    JewettTX 75846
    (903)626-1475
    8.59-12221
  • JewettLeon J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 154 students
    8.5 miles
    12168 Hwy 79 West
    JewettTX 75846
    (903)626-1450
    8.56-8154

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