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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 56 public schools managed by Buffalo City School District serving 32,837 students in Buffalo, New York.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New York state average of 56%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Buffalo City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Buffalo Alternative High School At 44 Alternative School
    1369 Broadway
    Buffalo, NY 14212
    (716)816-3480

    Grades: 7-12 | 243 students
  • Buffalo Bennett High School
    2885 Main St
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716)816-4250

    Grades: 12 | 94 students
  • Buffalo Bennett Park Montessori School
    342 Clinton Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14204
    (716)816-4603

    Grades: PK-8 | 816 students
  • Buffalo Bilingual Center
    157 Elk St
    Buffalo, NY 14210
    (716)816-4783

    Grades: PK-8 | 530 students
  • Buffalo Buffalo Academy For The Visual & Performing Arts
    450 Masten Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14209
    (716)816-4220

    Grades: 5-12 | 744 students
  • Buffalo Buffalo Elementary School Of Technology
    414 S Division St
    Buffalo, NY 14204
    (716)816-3767

    Grades: PK-8 | 557 students
  • Buffalo Build Academy
    340 Fougeron St
    Buffalo, NY 14211
    (716)816-4140

    Grades: PK-8 | 443 students
  • Buffalo Burgard Vocational High School Vocational School
    400 Kensington Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716)816-4450

    Grades: 9-12 | 457 students
  • Buffalo City Honors School At Fosdick Masten Park
    186 E North St
    Buffalo, NY 14204
    (716)816-4230

    Grades: 5-12 | 1068 students
  • Buffalo Community School #53
    329 Roehrer Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14220
    (716)816-3330

    Grades: PK-8 | 435 students
  • Buffalo D'youville-porter Campus
    255 Porter Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14201
    (716)816-3120

    Grades: PK-8 | 677 students
  • Buffalo Discovery School
    911 Abbott Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14220
    (716)816-4922

    Grades: PK-8 | 601 students
  • Buffalo Dr A Pantoja Community School Excllnce -#18
    750 West Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14213
    (716)816-3160

    Grades: PK-8 | 505 students
  • Buffalo Dr George Blackman Ecc
    2358 Main St
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716)816-3340

    Grades: PK-4 | 486 students
  • Buffalo Dr Lydia T Wright School Of Excellence
    106 Appenheimer St
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716)816-4110

    Grades: PK-8 | 668 students
  • Buffalo East High School
    820 Northampton St
    Buffalo, NY 14211
    (716)816-4520

    Grades: 9-12 | 141 students
  • Buffalo Emerson School Of Hospitality Vocational School
    70 W Chippewa St
    Buffalo, NY 14202
    (716)816-3018

    Grades: 9-12 | 693 students
  • Buffalo Erie County Holding Center Alternative School
    10 Delaware Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14202
    (716)858-7636

    Grades: 7-12 | 18 students
  • Buffalo Frank A Sedita School #30
    21 Lowell Pl
    Buffalo, NY 14213
    (716)816-3220

    Grades: PK-8 | 744 students
  • Buffalo Frederick Olmsted #156
    319 Suffolk
    Buffalo, NY 14215
    (716)816-4330

    Grades: 5-12 | 817 students
  • Buffalo Grabiarz-campus School #79
    225 Lawn Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14207
    (716)816-4040

    Grades: PK-8 | 544 students
  • Buffalo Harriet Ross Tubman Academy
    212 Stanton St
    Buffalo, NY 14212
    (716)816-3780

    Grades: PK-8 | 466 students
  • Buffalo Harvey Austin School #97
    1405 Sycamore St
    Buffalo, NY 14211
    (716)816-4460

    Grades: PK-8 | 598 students
  • Buffalo Herman Badillo Community School
    315 Carolina St
    Buffalo, NY 14201
    (716)816-3848

    Grades: PK-8 | 764 students
  • Buffalo Highgate Heights
    600 Highgate Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14215
    (716)816-4050

    Grades: PK-8 | 414 students
  • Buffalo Hutchinson Central Technical High School
    256 S Elmwood Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14201
    (716)816-3888

    Grades: 9-12 | 1149 students
  • Buffalo International Preparatory School At Grover Cleveland At #187
    110 14th St
    Buffalo, NY 14213
    (716)816-4300

    Grades: 5-12 | 769 students
  • Buffalo International School
    141 Hoyt St
    Buffalo, NY 14213
    (716)816-3300

    Grades: PK-8 | 1232 students
  • Buffalo Lafayette High School
    370 Lafayette Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14213
    (716)816-4340

    Grades: 11-12 | 267 students
  • Buffalo Leonardo Da Vinci High School
    320 Porter Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14201
    (716)816-4380

    Grades: 9-12 | 373 students
  • Buffalo Lorraine Elementary School
    71 Lorraine St
    Buffalo, NY 14220
    (716)816-4809

    Grades: PK-8 | 809 students
  • Buffalo Lovejoy Discovery School #43
    161 Benzinger St
    Buffalo, NY 14206
    (716)816-3260

    Grades: PK-8 | 674 students
  • Buffalo Marva J Daniel Futures Preparatory School
    295 Carlton St
    Buffalo, NY 14204
    (716)816-3800

    Grades: PK-8 | 454 students
  • Buffalo Math Science Technology Preparatory School At Seneca
    666 E Delevan Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14215
    (716)816-4500

    Grades: 5-12 | 711 students
  • Buffalo Mckinley Vocational High School Vocational School
    1500 Elmwood Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14207
    (716)816-4480

    Grades: 9-12 | 1052 students
  • Show 21 more public schools in Buffalo City

Overview

School District NameBuffalo City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students32,837 students
# of Teachers2,532 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students15,988 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students16,849 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.70
# of American Indian Students251 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students2,867 students
% Asian Students
9%
# of Hispanic Students6,264 students
% Hispanic Students
19%
# of Black Students15,565 students
% Black Students
47%
# of White Students6,609 students
% White Students
20%
# of Hawaiian Students24 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,257 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,829
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,408
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,548
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,660
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,528
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,487
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,356
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,284
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,279
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,391
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,189
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,367
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,978
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,011
# of Ungraded Students:522

District Comparison

  • Buffalo City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 64% has increased from 56% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Buffalo City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Buffalo City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
64%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Buffalo City School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $25,781 in this school district is less than the state average of $31,520. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $28,351 is less than the state average of $32,967. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$845 MM$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Buffalo City School District and average revenue for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$929 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Buffalo City School District and average spending for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$25,781$31,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Buffalo City School District and average revenue per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$28,351$32,967
This chart display average spending per public school student in Buffalo City School District and average spending per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Buffalo City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the New York average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is Native American Magnet. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.