Buffalo High School

  • Buffalo High School serves 264 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Buffalo High School operates within the Buffalo Independent School District.
  • Buffalo Independent School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 264 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 264 students
Buffalo High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Buffalo High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Buffalo High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Buffalo High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Buffalo High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Buffalo High School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
33%
52%
Buffalo High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
13%
Buffalo High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
56%
29%
Buffalo High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Buffalo High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Buffalo High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Buffalo High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.58 0.41
Buffalo High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
37%
52%
Buffalo High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Buffalo High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Buffalo Independent School District's student population of 953 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,112 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,520 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has declined by 58% over four years.
School District Name Buffalo Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 953 825
Buffalo Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 83%
Buffalo Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $10 MM
Buffalo Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $10 MM
Buffalo Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,112 $12,126
Buffalo Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,520 $11,704
Buffalo Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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