Buffalo Academy For The Visual & Performing Arts Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
18.5
Math Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 05–12 Grades
  • 837 Students
  • 61 Teachers

Buffalo Academy For The Visual & Performing Arts
450 MASTEN AVE
BUFFALO, NY 14209

Phone: (716) 816-4220

District: Buffalo City School District

Overview

At Buffalo Academy For The Visual & Performing Arts, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Buffalo Academy For The Visual & Performing Arts is 52 percent. The student body makeup is 31 percent male and 69 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 82 percent. Buffalo Academy For The Visual & Performing Arts is 1 of 17 high schools in the Buffalo City School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 837
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 82%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 68%
Full-Time Teachers 61

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 88%
Proficient in Math 81%
College Readiness Index 18.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 05 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 17
Total Students 10,276
Proficient in English (district average) 82%
Proficient in Math (district average) 63%
College Readiness (district average) 35.7

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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