Frontier Senior High School

Frontier Senior High School serves 1,661 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Frontier Senior High School operates within the Frontier Central School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1661 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 117 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,661 students
Frontier Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 117 teachers
Frontier Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Frontier Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 14:1 13:1
Frontier Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Frontier Senior High School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
2%
23%
Frontier Senior High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Frontier Senior High School Black (1999-2012)
White
93%
48%
Frontier Senior High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Frontier Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Frontier Senior 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.
0.13 1.03
Frontier Senior High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
11%
42%
Frontier Senior 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.
9%
7%
Frontier Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,187 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Frontier Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 5,187 1,201
Graduation Rate 91% 86%
Frontier Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $73 MM n/a
Frontier Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $70 MM n/a
Frontier Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,531 $0
Frontier Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,948 $0
Frontier Central   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 Hopevale School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hamburg Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Big Tree Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hamburg Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Big Tree Elementary School
    S 4460 Bay View Rd
    Hamburg , NY , 14075
    (716)926-1740
    0.1  mi  |  545  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Hamburg Randolph Academy-hopevale Campus
    Special Education School
    3780 Howard Rd
    Hamburg , NY , 14075
    (716)648-1964
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Hamburg Hopevale School
    Special Education School
    3780 Howard Rd
    Hamburg , NY , 14075
    (716)648-1930
    Special Education School
    1  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Orchard Park Windom Elementary School
    3870 Sheldon Rd
    Orchard Park , NY , 14127
    (716)209-6279
    1.9  mi  |  609  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Blasdell Blasdell Elementary School
    3780 South Park Ave
    Blasdell , NY , 14219
    (716)926-1750
    2  mi  |  507  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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