PROFICIENCY 82% 70% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%BUFFALO CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
37%Buffalo
48%New York

South Park High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "BUFFALO CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Buffalo, NY. There are a total of 867 students and 64 teachers at South Park High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 83 free lunch students and 8 reduced lunch students.

South Park High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 82.0%, which is 70% higher than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students867
Teachers64.04
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch83
Reduced lunch8

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment46
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)46
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses<=2

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 South Park High School, there are a total of 46 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All80-84%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School80-84%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All80-84%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School80-84%

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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South Park High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 49.8% 21.5% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 25.3% 49.5% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 2.8% 7.3% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 19.5% 17.5% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 1.2% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.8% 2.9% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Southside Elementary School17%0.5Buffalo, NY
Lorraine Elementary School25%0.6Buffalo, NY
Ps 27 Hillery Park Academy17%0.9Buffalo, NY
Discovery School39%1.2Buffalo, NY
South Buffalo Charter School27%1.2Buffalo, NY
Ps 69 Houghton Academy20%1.4Buffalo, NY
Bilingual Center11%1.7Buffalo, NY
Winchester Elementary School43%1.9West Seneca, NY
Global Concepts Charter School90%1.9Lackawanna, NY
Community School #53 At #43%2.4Buffalo, NY
Martin Road Elementary School15%2.6Lackawanna, NY
Lackawanna High School92%2.6Lackawanna, NY

Buffalo demographics profile

StatisticBuffaloNew YorkNational
Population258,98919,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6,41335991
Median age32.938.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%52%55%
Speak English83%70%79%
Speak Spanish8%15%13%

Education level achieved in Buffalo

IndexBuffaloNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade79.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school77.8%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college55.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.8%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.3%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters10.9%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.5%1.3%
Source: The South Park High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.