Cheektowaga High School

3600 Union Rd
Buffalo, NY 14225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 693 students in grades 9-12, Cheektowaga High School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 693 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 60-69% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Cheektowaga High School's student population of 693 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
693 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Cheektowaga High School ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cheektowaga High School is 0.70, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#840 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Cheektowaga High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
70-74%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cheektowaga High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
60-69%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cheektowaga High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-84%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Cheektowaga High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
11%
10%
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Hispanic
9%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Cheektowaga High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
39%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Cheektowaga High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
37%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Cheektowaga High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Cheektowaga High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.70
This chart displays the diversity score of Cheektowaga High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Cheektowaga High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cheektowaga High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cheektowaga High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cheektowaga High School's ranking?
Cheektowaga High School is ranked #840 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 60-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Cheektowaga High School?
The graduation rate of Cheektowaga High School is 85-89%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Cheektowaga High School?
693 students attend Cheektowaga High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
39% of Cheektowaga High School students are Black, 37% of students are White, 11% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cheektowaga High School?
Cheektowaga High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Cheektowaga High School offer ?
Cheektowaga High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Cheektowaga High School part of?
Cheektowaga High School is part of Cheektowaga Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 693 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 60-69% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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