PROFICIENCY 90% 87% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
90%BUFFALO ACADEMY OF SCIENCE CHARTER SCHOOL
34%Buffalo
48%New York

Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "BUFFALO ACADEMY OF SCIENCE CHARTER SCHOOL" in Buffalo, NY. There are a total of 390 students and 30 teachers at Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 275 free lunch students and 75 reduced lunch students.

Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 90.0%, which is 87% higher than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students390
Teachers30.29
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch275
Reduced lunch75

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment31
Taking some courses28
Taking some courses (not tests)8
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses18

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School, there are a total of 31 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 28 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All>= 90%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School>= 90%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All>= 90%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School>= 90%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 6.6% 6.6% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 74.1% 74.1% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 7.4% 7.4% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 5.8% 5.8% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.1% 1.1% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.0% 5.0% 2.0% 3.1%

Buffalo demographics profile

StatisticBuffaloNew YorkNational
Population259,95919,594,330314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)6,43741191
Median age33.138.137.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)37%52%55%
Speak English84%70%79%
Speak Spanish7%15%13%

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%
Source: The Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.