Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School

  • Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School serves 460 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School's student population of 460 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#591 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
18%
9%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
61%
17%
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White
19%
44%
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Diversity Score0.560.39
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Graduation Rate≥90%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuffalo Academy Of Science Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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