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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 7 public elementary schools managed by West Seneca Central School District serving 4,475 students in Buffalo, New York.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the New York state average of 56%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

West Seneca Central School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Buffalo Allendale Elementary School
    1399 Orchard Park Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14224
    (716)677-3660

    Grades: K-5 | 515 students
  • Buffalo Clinton Elementary School
    4100 Clinton St
    Buffalo, NY 14224
    (716)677-3620

    Grades: K-6 | 576 students
  • Buffalo East Middle School
    1445 Center Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14224
    (716)677-3530

    Grades: 5-8 | 798 students
  • Buffalo Northwood Elementary School
    250 Northwood Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14224
    (716)677-3640

    Grades: PK-4 | 672 students
  • Buffalo West Elementary School
    1397 Orchard Park Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14224
    (716)677-3250

    Grades: K-5 | 660 students
  • Buffalo West Middle School
    395 Center Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14224
    (716)677-3500

    Grades: 4-8 | 866 students
  • Buffalo Winchester Elementary School
    650 Harlem Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14224
    (716)677-3580

    Grades: 1-5 | 388 students

Overview

School District NameWest Seneca Central School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students6,632 students
# of Teachers412 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students3,260 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students3,372 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.22
# of American Indian Students25 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students100 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students243 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students218 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students5,875 students
% White Students
88%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students169 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:150
# of Students in Kindergarten:482
# of Students in 1st Grade:471
# of Students in 2nd Grade:447
# of Students in 3rd Grade:502
# of Students in 4th Grade:455
# of Students in 5th Grade:453
# of Students in 6th Grade:474
# of Students in 7th Grade:481
# of Students in 8th Grade:507
# of Students in 9th Grade:517
# of Students in 10th Grade:543
# of Students in 11th Grade:537
# of Students in 12th Grade:516
# of Ungraded Students:97

District Comparison

  • West Seneca Central School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 92% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
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Graduation Rate
92%
82%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,048 in this school district is less than the state average of $31,520. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,745 is less than the state average of $32,967. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$105 MM$29 MM
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Spending$110 MM$30 MM
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Revenue / Student$15,048$31,520
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Spending / Student$15,745$32,967
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Seneca Central 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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Did You Know?
West Seneca Central School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.22, which is lower than the New York average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is Northwood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.