Buffalo Elementary School



Buffalo Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buffalo Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 74
K 51
1 91
2 64
3 73
4 79
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buffalo Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Kenova, WV in the Wayne County School District. It enrolls 500 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buffalo Elementary School is the 58th largest public school in West Virginia and the 21,925th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 500
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.7

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Buffalo Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 268
(54%)
2,634
(51%)
 Female 232
(46%)
2,506
(49%)

Buffalo Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 491
(98%)
5,023
(98%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
33
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
13
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
39
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
32
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Buffalo Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 311
(62%)
2,631
(51%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 189
(38%)
2,509
(49%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 444 ranked schools in West Virginia, Buffalo Elementary School is ranked 149th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buffalo Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Buffalo Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 527
2006 510
2007 503
2008 508
2009 504
2010 469
2011 482
2012 500
2013 489
2014 484
2015 500

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 15.8
2007 15.3
2008 17
2009 16.8
2010 15.1
2011 18.1
2012 17.4
2013 16.9
2014 16
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43074003795066
2006 0.47058823529412
2007 0.42743538767396
2008 0.49409448818898
2009 0.42063492063492
2010 0.53944562899787
2011 0.53941908713693
2012 0.506
2013 0.52556237218814
2014 0.38223140495868
2015 0.378

Compare Buffalo Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,401.2% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.8%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Buffalo Elementary School
Kenova, WV
Public PK - 05 500 16.3:1  
Buffalo Middle School
Kenova, WV
Public 06 - 08 317 15.5:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 496 17.9:1 4 miles
Kenova Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 380 14.6:1 5 miles
Grace Christian School
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Private PK - 12 255 12:1 5 miles
Covenant School
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Private KG - 12 151 9:1 5 miles
Burlington Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 404 20.7:1 5 miles
Lavalette Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 265 14.7:1 5 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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