Buffalo High School

Buffalo High School serves 259 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
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 259 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 259 students
Buffalo High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Buffalo High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Buffalo High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Buffalo High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Buffalo High School Asian (1997-2009)
Hispanic
31%
50%
Buffalo High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
10%
13%
Buffalo High School Black (1988-2012)
White
55%
31%
Buffalo High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Buffalo High School Sch Ethnicity Buffalo 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.
0.60 0.99
Buffalo High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
38%
44%
Buffalo High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Buffalo High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 921 students has grown by 10% 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 921 766
Buffalo Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 80%
Buffalo Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM n/a
Buffalo Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $19 MM n/a
Buffalo Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,353 $0
Buffalo Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,174 $0
Buffalo Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Buffalo Buffalo Elementary School
    1700 East Commerce
    Buffalo , TX , 75831
    (903)322-3562
    0.7  mi  |  343  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Buffalo Buffalo J High School
    335 Bison Trl
    Buffalo , TX , 75831
    (903)322-4340
    1.4  mi  |  319  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Jewett Leon Elementary School
    12168 Hwy 79 West
    Jewett , TX , 75846
    (903)626-1425
    8.5  mi  |  391  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jewett Leon High School
    12168 Hwy 79 West
    Jewett , TX , 75846
    (903)626-1475
    8.5  mi  |  204  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jewett Leon J High School
    12168 Hwy 79 West
    Jewett , TX , 75846
    (903)626-1450
    8.5  mi  |  172  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Leon County, TX 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 0.57, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.99. The most diverse school district in Leon County is Famu Lab School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.