Truman Elementary School

15 Inner Dr
Buffalo, NY 14218
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Truman Elementary School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Truman Elementary School's student population of 397 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Truman Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
18%
27%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
63%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLackawanna City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Truman Elementary School is Lackawanna High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lackawanna Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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