Buffalo High School

1724 N Buffalo Ave
Buffalo, TX 75831
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Buffalo High School serves 289 students in grades 9-12.
Buffalo High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 289 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Buffalo High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Buffalo High School's student population of 289 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Buffalo High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Buffalo High School is 0.60, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1136 out of 8079 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
42%
53%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
48%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
(18-19)
≥95%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Buffalo High School's ranking?
Buffalo High School is ranked #1136 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Buffalo High School?
The graduation rate of Buffalo High School is 95%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend Buffalo High School?
289 students attend Buffalo High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Buffalo High School students are White, 42% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Buffalo High School?
Buffalo High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Buffalo High School offer ?
Buffalo High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Buffalo High School part of?
Buffalo High School is part of Buffalo Independent School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 289 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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