Cheektowaga High School

3600 Union Rd
Buffalo, NY 14225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Cheektowaga High School serves 656 students in grades 9-12.
Cheektowaga High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Cheektowaga High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Cheektowaga High School's student population of 656 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students656 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Cheektowaga High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Cheektowaga High School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#117 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
7%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
36%
17%
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White
46%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.660.71
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheektowaga Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cheektowaga High School is Maryvale High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cheektowaga Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo Cheektowaga Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 619 students
    0.0 miles
    3600 Union Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716) 686-3660
    0 5-8 619
  • Buffalo Union East Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 822 students
    0.1 miles
    3550 Union Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716) 686-3620
    0.1 PK-4 822
  • Buffalo Maryvale Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 646 students
    0.7 miles
    1 Nagel Dr
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716) 685-5800
    0.7 PK-2 646
  • Buffalo Maryvale High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 665 students
    1.5 miles
    1050 Maryvale Dr
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716) 631-7481
    1.5 9-12 665
  • Buffalo Maryvale Intermediate School Math: 49% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 466 students
    1.5 miles
    1050 Maryvale Dr
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716) 631-7423
    1.5 3-5 466

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