1001 Ridge Rd
Buffalo, NY 14218
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Global Concepts Charter School serves 945 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Global Concepts Charter 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 945 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • 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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Attribute

School Overview

Global Concepts Charter School's student population of 945 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
945 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
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School Rankings

Global Concepts Charter School is ranked within the top 5% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Global Concepts Charter School is 0.48, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#128 out of 4228 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
28%
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Black
21%
17%
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White
69%
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
0.48
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
83%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
12%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (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 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≥95% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 54% NY state average), while ≥95% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% NY state average).

What is the graduation rate of Global Concepts Charter School?

The graduation rate of Global Concepts Charter School is 90%, which is higher than the New York state average of 83%.

How many students attend Global Concepts Charter School?

945 students attend Global Concepts Charter School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

69% of Global Concepts Charter School students are White, 21% of students are Black, 8% of students are Hispanic, 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 15:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 12:1.

What grades does Global Concepts Charter School offer ?

Global Concepts Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 945 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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