Depew High School

5201 South Transit Rd,

Depew, NY, 14043-4535

Tel: (716)686-5095
Grades: 9-12

634 students

Depew High School serves 634 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Depew High School operates within the Depew Union Free School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 634 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 634 students
Depew High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Depew High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Depew High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Depew High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
8%
Depew High School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
1%
23%
Depew High School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Depew High School Black (1989-2012)
White
95%
48%
Depew High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Depew High School Sch Ethnicity Depew High 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.
0.10 0.68
Depew High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
23%
42%
Depew High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
13%
7%
Depew High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,972 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 85% over five years.
School District Name Depew Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,972 1,136
Depew Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 92% 86%
Depew Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $29 MM
Depew Union Free   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $52 MM $29 MM
Depew Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,861 $21,692
Depew Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $24,670 $21,514
Depew Union Free   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Lancaster High School (2.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Depew Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cayuga Heights Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Depew Depew Middle School
    5201 South Transit Rd
    Depew , NY , 14043
    (716)686-5050
    0  mi  |  473  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Depew Cayuga Heights Elementary School
    1780 Como Park Blvd
    Depew , NY , 14043
    (716)686-5001
    0.5  mi  |  865  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lancaster Lancaster Middle School
    148 Aurora St
    Lancaster , NY , 14086
    (716)686-3220
    1.1  mi  |  976  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Lancaster Como Park Elementary School
    1985 Como Park Blvd
    Lancaster , NY , 14086
    (716)686-3235
    1.1  mi  |  388  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Depew John A Sciole Elementary School
    86 Alys Dr East
    Depew , NY , 14043
    (716)686-3285
    1.8  mi  |  363  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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