Buffalo school information

IndexBuffaloNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores34%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools1064,06079,235
Total private schools421,09224,875
Total post-secondary schools134837,965

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  • The average school test scores in Buffalo are 31% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 106 public schools in Buffalo.
  • 79.1% of people in Buffalo have completed 8th grade.
  • 77.1% of people in Buffalo have completed high school.
  • 24.7% of people in Buffalo have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Buffalo

IndexBuffaloNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade79.1%83.2%83.8%
Completed high school77.1%81.6%82.4%
Completed some college55.3%58.4%58.4%
Completed associate degree34.1%42.2%37.2%
Completed bachelors24.7%33.7%29.3%
Completed masters11.0%14.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.1%4.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.4%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Buffalo (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Clarence, NY2,81178%58%
Williamsville, NY5,28669%40%
Hamburg, NY9,48268%38%
Orchard Park, NY3,23065%33%
Lancaster, NY10,31461%23%
Buffalo, NY259,95934%31%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Jersey City, NJ255,86132%34%
Fort Wayne, IN255,78462%26%
Lincoln, NE265,81179%61%
Henderson, NV266,24570%42%
Chula Vista, CA253,03145%9%
Buffalo, NY259,95934%31%
Source: The Buffalo, NY education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.