Frederick Olmsted 56 Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
44.6
Math Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 05–12 Grades
  • 562 Students
  • 43 Teachers

Frederick Olmsted 56
1405 SYCAMORE ST
BUFFALO, NY 14211

Phone: (716) 816-4330

District: Buffalo City School District

Overview

At Frederick Olmsted 56, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Frederick Olmsted 56 is 100 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 72 percent. Frederick Olmsted 56 is 1 of 17 high schools in the Buffalo City School District.

Rankings / Awards

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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 562
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 72%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 56%
Full-Time Teachers 43

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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 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 44.6

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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

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 10,782
Proficient in English (district average) 86%
Proficient in Math (district average) 70%
College Readiness (district average) 16.3

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Nearby Schools

Frederick Olmsted 56 is 1 of 17 schools in the Buffalo City School District.

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