605 Se 2nd
Buffalo, OK 73834
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Buffalo Elementary School serves 223 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Buffalo Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oklahoma for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 34%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Buffalo Elementary School's student population of 223 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
223 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Buffalo Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,700 schools in Oklahoma (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Buffalo Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OK)
Overall Testing Rank
#1284 out of 1700 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
31%
17%
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Black
n/a
9%
White
67%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 223 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OK
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Btm 50%)

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