Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 59%

Buffalo school information

IndexBuffaloWest VirginiaNational
Average Test Scores35%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools250979,221
Total private schoolsn/a11524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a787,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Buffalo are 30% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Buffalo
  • 85.6% of people in Buffalo have completed 8th grade
  • 82.8% of people in Buffalo have completed high school
  • 12.5% of people in Buffalo have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Buffalo

      IndexBuffaloWest VirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade85.6%80.9%84.3%
      Completed high school82.8%78.6%83.0%
      Completed some college33.5%44.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree19.1%26.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.5%19.6%30.3%
      Completed masters3.9%7.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.3%

      Buffalo, WV School Districts

      • Putnam County School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Buffalo. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Buffalo, WV schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Buffalo, WV, an average of 85.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gallipolis, OH3,55575%52%
      Teays Valley, WV13,70660%21%
      Winfield, WV2,30052%6%
      Hometown, WV48750%1%
      Cross Lanes, WV9,89947%4%
      Buffalo, WV1,30035%30%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Langley, WA1,30047%5%
      Manhattan, MT1,30048%3%
      Darrington, WA1,30132%35%
      Barneveld, WI1,30152%6%
      Mapleton, IA1,29972%46%
      Buffalo, WV1,30035%30%
      Source: The Buffalo, WV education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.