Buffalo High School



Buffalo High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buffalo 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 92
10 82
11 99
12 68

Buffalo High School is a public high school of the Putnam County School District located in Buffalo, WV. It has 341 students in grades 9th through 12th. Buffalo High School is the 100th largest public high school in West Virginia and the 13,822nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.2 to 1.

Total Students: 341
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 24

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Buffalo High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 173
(51%)
1,511
(51%)
 Female 168
(49%)
1,480
(49%)

Buffalo High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 337
(99%)
2,859
(96%)
 Black 2
(1%)
61
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
20
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
32
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Buffalo High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 186
(55%)
1,813
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 133
(39%)
954
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(6%)
224
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Buffalo High School is ranked 97th out of 146 ranked schools in West Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buffalo High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 302
2006 305
2007 276
2008 276
2009 259
2010 274
2011 283
2012 308
2013 346
2014 324
2015 341

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 14.7
2007 13
2008 12.7
2009 12
2010 13.2
2011 13.5
2012 13.4
2013 14.4
2014 13.8
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41721854304636
2006 0.39672131147541
2007 0.35507246376812
2008 0.39492753623188
2009 0.4015444015444
2010 0.44890510948905
2011 0.41342756183746
2012 0.54220779220779
2013 0.45953757225434
2014 0.38271604938272
2015 0.45454545454545

Compare Buffalo High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,452.9% 14.5:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
This School 45.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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