Depew Union Free School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,799 students in Depew Union Free School District. Depew Union Free School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Depew Union Free School District are Depew High School, Depew Middle School and Cayuga Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Depew Union Free School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in New York.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

School District NameDepew Union Free School District
School District Websitehttp://www.depewschools.org
School District Phone Number(716) 686-5105
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools3 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students1,799 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers141 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

Depew Union Free School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#298 out of 787 school districts
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Depew Union Free   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
52%
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Depew Union Free   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.230.71
# of American Indian Students5 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students38 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
2%
9%
# of Hispanic Students82 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
27%
# of Black Students48 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
3%
17%
# of White Students1,574 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
87%
43%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students52 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 51,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:134192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:140196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:143197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:139200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:130201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:136202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:124199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:133197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:134198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:150218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:129211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:149194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:137193,423
# of Ungraded Students:2141,125

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $23,409 in this school district is less than the state median of $36,800. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,384 is less than the state median of $35,944. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$42 MM$34 MM
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Spending$40 MM$33 MM
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Revenue / Student$23,409$36,800
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Revenue / Student$22,384$35,944
This chart display average spending per public school student in Depew Union Free   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Depew Union Free School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Depew High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5201 S Transit Rd
    Depew, NY 14043
    (716) 686-5095

    Grades: 9-12 | 570 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Depew Middle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5201 S Transit Rd
    Depew, NY 14043
    (716) 686-5050

    Grades: 6-8 | 399 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Cayuga Heights Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1780 Como Park Blvd
    Depew, NY 14043
    (716) 686-5006

    Grades: K-5 | 830 students
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