Depew High School

  • Depew High School serves 583 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Depew High School operates within the Depew Union Free School District.
  • Depew Union Free School District's 81% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 583 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 583 students
Depew High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Depew High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Depew High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Depew High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Depew High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
9%
Depew High School Asian Students (2004-2015)
Hispanic
2%
25%
Depew High School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
4%
18%
Depew High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
93%
45%
Depew High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Depew High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Depew High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Depew High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.70
Depew High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
45%
Depew High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Depew High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Depew Union Free School District's student population of 1,788 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,589 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $25,801 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Depew Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,788 935
Depew Union Free School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 87%
Depew Union Free School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $31 MM
Depew Union Free School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $48 MM $30 MM
Depew Union Free School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,589 $32,940
Depew Union Free School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $25,801 $31,547
Depew Union Free School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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