Buffalo High School

Buffalo High School serves 253 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Buffalo High School operates within the Buffalo Independent School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 253 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 253 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
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 0.57 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 14:1
Hispanic
33%
51%
Black
8%
13%
White
57%
30%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.57 0.41
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.
40%
53%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 936 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Buffalo Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 936 822
Graduation Rate 76% 80%
District Total Revenue $11 MM $9 MM
District Spending $19 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,353 $11,947
District Spending / Student $23,174 $12,666
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BuffaloBuffalo Elementary School
    1700 East Commerce
    BuffaloTX 75831
    (903)322-3562
    0.7 mi | 368 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • BuffaloBuffalo J High School
    335 Bison Trl
    BuffaloTX 75831
    (903)322-4340
    1.4 mi | 315 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • JewettLeon Elementary School
    12168 Hwy 79 West
    JewettTX 75846
    (903)626-1425
    8.5 mi | 353 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • JewettLeon High School
    12168 Hwy 79 West
    JewettTX 75846
    (903)626-1475
    8.5 mi | 194 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JewettLeon J High School
    12168 Hwy 79 West
    JewettTX 75846
    (903)626-1450
    8.5 mi | 171 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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