Pinnacle Charter School

Tel: (716)842-1244
Grades: KG-8

531 students

Pinnacle Charter School serves 531 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Pinnacle Charter School operates within the Pinnacle Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 531 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 531 students
Pinnacle Charter School Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Pinnacle Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Pinnacle Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Pinnacle Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Pinnacle Charter School Asian (2004-2008)
Hispanic
7%
23%
Pinnacle Charter School Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
90%
19%
Pinnacle Charter School Black (2004-2012)
White
1%
48%
Pinnacle Charter School White (2004-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pinnacle Charter School Sch Ethnicity Pinnacle Charter School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.19 1.03
Pinnacle Charter School Diversity Score (2004-2012)
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.
84%
42%
Pinnacle Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Pinnacle Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 531 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Pinnacle Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 531 1,324
Pinnacle Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Western New York Maritime Charter School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is City Honors School At Fosdick Masten Park (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Enterprise Charter School (0.3 miles away)
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    Charter School
    266 Genesee St
    Buffalo , NY , 14204
    (716)842-6289
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    0  mi  |  313  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Buffalo Enterprise Charter School
    Charter School
    275 Oak St
    Buffalo , NY , 14203
    (716)855-2114
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  403  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Buffalo Aloma D Johnson Community Charter School
    Charter School
    833 Michigan Ave
    Buffalo , NY , 14203
    (716)856-4390
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  306  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
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    Vocational School
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    Buffalo , NY , 14202
    (716)816-3018
    Vocational School
    0.5  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  9-12
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    430 Southside Parkway
    Buffalo , NY , 14210
    (716)816-4818
    0.6  mi  |  1034  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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Buffalo, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.26, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Buffalo is Native American Magnet Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.