Buffalo J High School

  • Buffalo J High School serves 422 students in grades 3-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 82% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Buffalo J High School's student population of 422 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-8
Total Students422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buffalo J High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Buffalo J High School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#2616 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
44%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
50%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.56n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuffalo Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo Buffalo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 255 students
    0.9 miles
    1700 E Commerce
    Buffalo, TX 75831
    (903)322-3562
    0.9 PK-2 255
  • Buffalo Buffalo High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 273 students
    1.4 miles
    1724 N Buffalo Ave
    Buffalo, TX 75831
    (903)322-4243
    1.4 9-12 273
  • Jewett Leon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 398 students
    8.5 miles
    12168 Hwy 79 W
    Jewett, TX 75846
    (903)626-1425
    8.5 PK-5 398
  • Jewett Leon High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 215 students
    8.5 miles
    12168 Hwy 79 W
    Jewett, TX 75846
    (903)626-1475
    8.5 9-12 215
  • Jewett Leon J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 159 students
    8.5 miles
    12168 Hwy 79 W
    Jewett, TX 75846
    (903)626-1450
    8.5 6-8 159

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