West Buffalo Charter School serves 530 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

West Buffalo Charter School's student population of 530 students has grown by 51% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
530 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of West Buffalo Charter School is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
30-34%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
30-34%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
28%
10%
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Hispanic
25%
28%
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Black
27%
17%
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White
14%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.77
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 530 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.77

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