PROFICIENCY 27% 44% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%SOUTH BUFFALO CHARTER SCHOOL
37%Buffalo
48%New York

South Buffalo Charter School is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "SOUTH BUFFALO CHARTER SCHOOL" in Buffalo, NY. There are a total of 804 students and 54 teachers at South Buffalo Charter School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 63 free lunch students and 12 reduced lunch students.

South Buffalo Charter School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.0%, which is 44% lower than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students804
Teachers53.54
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch63
Reduced lunch12

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Buffalo Charter School, there are a total of n/a 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
All33%
335-39%
435-39%
515-19%
630-39%
720-29%
830-39%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All21%
330-34%
420-24%
510-14%
610-14%
715-19%
820-29%
High Schooln/a

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 Buffalo Charter School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 55.5% 55.5% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 25.2% 25.2% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 0.6% 0.6% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.0% 17.0% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.4% 1.4% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.3% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Ps 27 Hillery Park Academy17%0.3Buffalo, NY
Ps 69 Houghton Academy20%0.7Buffalo, NY
Southside Elementary School17%0.9Buffalo, NY
Winchester Elementary School43%0.9West Seneca, NY
South Park High School82%1.2Buffalo, NY
Lorraine Elementary School25%1.2Buffalo, NY
Discovery School39%1.6Buffalo, NY
John F Kennedy Middle School20%1.8Cheektowaga, NY
John F Kennedy Senior High School95%1.8Cheektowaga, NY
Lovejoy Discovery School #4317%1.8Buffalo, NY
Bilingual Center11%2.2Buffalo, NY
Woodrow Wilson Elementary School33%2.2Sloan, 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 Buffalo Charter School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.