Buffalo Gap High School



Buffalo Gap High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buffalo Gap High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 147
10 129
11 132
12 146

Buffalo Gap High School is a public high school of the Augusta County Public Schools located in Swoope, VA. It has 554 students in grades 9th through 12th. Buffalo Gap High School is the 256th largest public high school in Virginia and the 9,849th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.5 to 1.

Total Students: 554
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.31

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Buffalo Gap High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 290
(52%)
1,651
(49%)
 Male 264
(48%)
1,720
(51%)

Buffalo Gap High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 541
(98%)
3,148
(93%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
79
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
93
(3%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
31
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Buffalo Gap High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 356
(64%)
2,345
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 155
(28%)
762
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(8%)
264
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Buffalo Gap High School is ranked 225th out of 0 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buffalo Gap High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 32.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Buffalo Gap High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 587
2006 601
2007 619
2008 614
2009 607
2010 571
2011 569
2012 554

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12
2006 13.7
2007 14.9
2008 15
2009 15.6
2010 13.5
2011 12.7
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27427597955707
2006 0.27287853577371
2007 0.25686591276252
2008 0.28827361563518
2009 0.33607907742998
2010 0.3292469352014
2011 0.34973637961336
2012 0.35740072202166

Compare Buffalo Gap High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,368.6% 13.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 32.6%
 
This School 35.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 554 12.5:1  
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