Buffalo Elementary School

1700 E Commerce
Buffalo, TX 75831
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Buffalo Elementary School serves 258 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 73%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 73%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Buffalo Elementary School's student population of 258 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Buffalo Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
75-79%
73%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
85-89%
73%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
43%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
48%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 258 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 50% in TX)

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