City Honors School at Fosdick-Masten Park Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
College Readiness Index
Math Proficiency
English Proficiency
Student/Teacher Ratio
  • 05–12 Grades
  • 887 Students
  • 66 Teachers

City Honors School at Fosdick-Masten Park

Phone: (716) 816-4230

District: Buffalo City School District


City Honors School follows designated teaching practices to ensure students have direction and receive continuous feedback. Student participation in community service and volunteer opportunities is strongly encouraged at this International Baccalaureate school. The school offers a specialized science research program where students complete laboratory internships and graduate with a special diploma authorized by the state, City Honors School, and their research institutions. Advanced Placement and/or Regents courses are available at every grade level.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
State Rank
Magnet Rank

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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 887
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 36%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 28%
Full-Time Teachers 66

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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 97%
Proficient in Math 95%
College Readiness Index 70.8

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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 Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes


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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