Buffalo High School

  • Buffalo High School serves 313 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Buffalo High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

School Overview

  • Buffalo High School's student population of 313 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students313 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buffalo High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 318 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Buffalo High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall Testing Rank#252 out of 318 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
1%
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
91%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Buffalo High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score0.170.38
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Graduation Rate85-89%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Buffalo High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJohnson County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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