Frontier Central School District

S 5120 Orchard Ave
Hamburg, NY 14075-5657
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Frontier Central School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools serving 3,204 students in Frontier Central School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in New York.
Public Elementary Schools in Frontier Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the New York public elementary school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public elementary school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
6 Schools
3,684 Schools
# Students
4,582 Students
1,759,927 Students
# Teachers
351 Teachers
151,317 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Frontier Central School District, which is ranked #373 of all 1,019 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#396 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Frontier Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
57%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Frontier Central   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 2021-22 school year data.
46%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Frontier Central   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 2021-22 school year data.
88%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Frontier Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.19
0.72
# American Indian Students
9 Students
13,510 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
47 Students
172,217 Students
% Asian Students
1%
10%
# Hispanic Students
207 Students
516,527 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
29%
# Black Students
46 Students
293,377 Students
% Black Students
1%
17%
# White Students
4,130 Students
701,079 Students
% White Students
90%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
4,063 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
141 Students
59,143 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
102
54,907
# Students in K Grade:
341
172,061
# Students in 1st Grade:
313
175,816
# Students in 2nd Grade:
343
179,820
# Students in 3rd Grade:
336
179,541
# Students in 4th Grade:
329
182,709
# Students in 5th Grade:
353
184,133
# Students in 6th Grade:
370
186,473
# Students in 7th Grade:
324
164,449
# Students in 8th Grade:
369
164,890
# Students in 9th Grade:
348
23,919
# Students in 10th Grade:
344
22,793
# Students in 11th Grade:
312
20,701
# Students in 12th Grade:
343
20,324
# Ungraded Students:
55
27,391

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,221 in this school district is less than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,787 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$93 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Frontier Central   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$95 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Frontier Central   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$20,221
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Frontier Central   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$20,787
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Frontier Central   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Frontier Central School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Frontier Middle School
(Math: 45% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2751 Amsdell Rd
Hamburg, NY 14075
(716) 926-1730
Grades: 6-8
| 1,074 students
Rank: #22.
Pinehurst Elementary School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6050 Fairway Ct
Lake View, NY 14085
(716) 926-1770
Grades: PK-5
| 595 students
Rank: #33.
Cloverbank Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2761 Cloverbank Rd
Hamburg, NY 14075
(716) 926-1760
Grades: PK-5
| 529 students
Rank: #44.
Big Tree Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
S 4460 Bay View Rd
Hamburg, NY 14075
(716) 926-1740
Grades: PK-5
| 529 students
Rank: #55.
Blasdell Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3780 S Park Ave
Buffalo, NY 14219
(716) 926-1750
Grades: PK-5
| 477 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,582 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : 88% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 57% (Top 30%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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