Buffalo Elementary School

Buffalo Elementary School serves 489 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 9%.
Buffalo Elementary School operates within the Wayne County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 489 students
Buffalo Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Buffalo Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Buffalo Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Buffalo Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Buffalo Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.02 0.12
Buffalo Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
45%
23%
Buffalo Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
6%
3%
Buffalo Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wayne County s School District's student population of 7,446 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,526 in this district is less than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,608 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Wayne County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
10
Number of Students Managed 7,446 3,691
Wayne County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $80 MM $43 MM
Wayne County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $88 MM $46 MM
Wayne County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,526 $11,650
Wayne County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,608 $12,559
Wayne County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Chesapeake High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buffalo Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kellogg Elementary School (3.7 miles away)
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  • KenovaBuffalo Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 307 students
    0.2 miles
    298 Buffalo Creek Rd
    KenovaWV 25530
    (304)429-6062
    0.26-8307
  • HuntingtonKellogg Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 511 students
    3.7 miles
    4415 Piedmont Rd
    HuntingtonWV 25704
    (304)429-4441
    3.7PK-5511
  • HuntingtonVinson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 250 students
    3.8 miles
    3851 Piedmont Rd
    HuntingtonWV 25704
    (304)429-1641
    3.86-8250
  • CeredoCeredo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 233 students
    4 miles
    484 Main St
    CeredoWV 25507
    (304)453-1511
    4PK-5233
  • CeredoCeredo-kenova Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 234 students
    4 miles
    4th And High Sts.
    CeredoWV 25507
    (304)453-3588
    46-8234

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