Buffalo High School

1724 N Buffalo Ave
Buffalo, TX 75831
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Buffalo High School serves 266 students in grades 9-12.
Buffalo High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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 266 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Buffalo High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Buffalo High School is 0.56, 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
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State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1612 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
41%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
53%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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: 9-12
  • Students: 266 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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