Global Concepts Charter School

1001 Ridge Rd
Buffalo, NY 14218
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Global Concepts Charter School serves 927 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Global Concepts Charter School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 55%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 62%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 927 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Global Concepts Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Global Concepts Charter School's student population of 927 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
927 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Global Concepts Charter School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Global Concepts Charter School is 0.49, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#844 out of 4093 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
55%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
29%
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Black
21%
16%
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White
68%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
12%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Global Concepts Charter School's ranking?
Global Concepts Charter School is ranked #844 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Global Concepts Charter School often compared to?
Global Concepts Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like South Buffalo Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
80-89% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 70-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Global Concepts Charter School?
The graduation rate of Global Concepts Charter School is 95%, which is higher than the New York state average of 85%.
How many students attend Global Concepts Charter School?
927 students attend Global Concepts Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Global Concepts Charter School students are White, 21% of students are Black, 8% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Global Concepts Charter School?
Global Concepts Charter School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Global Concepts Charter School offer ?
Global Concepts Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Global Concepts Charter School part of?
Global Concepts Charter School is part of Global Concepts Charter School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 927 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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