Buffalo High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
14.2
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 274 Students
  • 21 Teachers

Buffalo High School
3317 BUFFALO RD
BUFFALO, WV 25033

Phone: (304) 937-2661

District: Putnam County Schools

Overview

At Buffalo High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Buffalo High School is 34 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 3 percent. Buffalo High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Putnam County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 274
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 3%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 45%
Full-Time Teachers 21

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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 Reading 57%
Proficient in Math 64%
College Readiness Index 14.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 4
Total Students 2,783
Proficient in Reading (district average) 53%
Proficient in Math (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 17.7

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