Gowanda Central School District

10674 Prospect St
Gowanda, NY 14070-1344
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public middle school serving 329 students in Gowanda Central School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in New York.
Public Middle School in Gowanda Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the New York public middle school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 51% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the New York public middle school average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,665 Schools
# Students
1,008 Students
912,626 Students
# Teachers
128 Teachers
84,150 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
8:1

District Rank

Gowanda Central School District, which is ranked #668 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 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#671 out of 1020 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gowanda Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gowanda 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.
40%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gowanda 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.
85-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gowanda Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.55
0.73
# American Indian Students
230 Students
7,219 Students
% American Indian Students
23%
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
82,980 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
9%
# Hispanic Students
43 Students
263,492 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
29%
# Black Students
1 Student
187,068 Students
% Black Students
n/a
20%
# White Students
629 Students
343,380 Students
% White Students
63%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,281 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
99 Students
26,370 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
7,892
# Students in K Grade:
86
25,420
# Students in 1st Grade:
65
26,970
# Students in 2nd Grade:
99
27,600
# Students in 3rd Grade:
79
27,654
# Students in 4th Grade:
58
28,843
# Students in 5th Grade:
96
43,851
# Students in 6th Grade:
81
158,025
# Students in 7th Grade:
84
191,045
# Students in 8th Grade:
66
194,721
# Students in 9th Grade:
82
43,975
# Students in 10th Grade:
65
39,203
# Students in 11th Grade:
70
36,233
# Students in 12th Grade:
70
36,047
# Ungraded Students:
7
25,147

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $35,716 is higher than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $37,012 is higher than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 20% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$36 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gowanda 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)
$37 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Gowanda 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)
$35,716
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gowanda 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)
$37,012
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gowanda 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 Gowanda Central School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Gowanda Middle School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10674 Prospect St
Gowanda, NY 14070
(716) 532-3325
Grades: 5-8
| 329 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,008 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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