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
Science Proficiency
Highest science proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public preschools serving 2,130 students in Frontier Central School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in New York.
Public Preschools in Frontier Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the New York public pre school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public preschool average of 63% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,504 Schools
# Students
4,582 Students
655,274 Students
# Teachers
351 Teachers
54,553 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.
89%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Frontier Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science 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
0.74
# American Indian Students
9 Students
6,637 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
47 Students
71,614 Students
% Asian Students
1%
11%
# Hispanic Students
207 Students
198,182 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
30%
# Black Students
46 Students
114,936 Students
% Black Students
1%
18%
# White Students
4,130 Students
241,456 Students
% White Students
90%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
1,805 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
141 Students
20,632 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
102
56,249
# Students in K Grade:
341
94,653
# Students in 1st Grade:
313
91,142
# Students in 2nd Grade:
343
90,629
# Students in 3rd Grade:
336
84,914
# Students in 4th Grade:
329
85,360
# Students in 5th Grade:
353
81,136
# Students in 6th Grade:
370
24,598
# Students in 7th Grade:
324
14,630
# Students in 8th Grade:
369
14,714
# Students in 9th Grade:
348
2,863
# Students in 10th Grade:
344
2,713
# Students in 11th Grade:
312
2,512
# Students in 12th Grade:
343
2,377
# Ungraded Students:
55
6,784

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
$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
$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
$20,221
$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
$20,787
$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 Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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%)
  • : 89% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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