Buffalo High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
29891 Old Highway 87
Buffalo, WY 82834
Phone
(307) 684-2269
District
JOHNSON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #1
County
JOHNSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
317
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wyoming

7

(10 is best)

Better than 65.2% of WY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Buffalo High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
52%
48%
57%
52%
47%
43%
52%
48%
57%
52%
47%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
10
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 91 28.7%
Grade 10 89 28.1%
Grade 11 78 24.6%
Grade 12 59 18.6%
Total 317 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.0% 91.4% 79.6%
Black 1.6% 0.8% 1.0%
Hispanic 5.8% 5.2% 14.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 2.1% 3.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.6% 29.6% 33.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.8% 19.1% 25.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.8% 10.6% 8.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 8,518 576,851
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2.0 5
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.6% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.1% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.9% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 25.6% 16.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,961 233,231
Single Parent Households With Children 7.5% 8.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.1% 93.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.1% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.9% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.4% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.4% 14.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.8% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.9% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.2% 12.8%
$15,000 or less 15.4% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,453 $12,345,618 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,081 $1,411,786 5.8%
Staff $764 $997,784 4.1%
General Administration $388 $506,728 2.1%
School Administration $893 $1,166,258 4.8%
Operation $1,658 $2,165,348 8.8%
Transportation $853 $1,114,018 4.5%
Other $835 $1,090,510 4.4%
Total Support $6,472 $8,452,432 34.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,835 $3,702,510 15.1%
Total Expenditures $18,760 $24,500,560 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,769 $908,620,747 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,016 $94,493,936 5.4%
Staff $813 $75,616,929 4.4%
General Administration $321 $29,842,821 1.7%
School Administration $886 $82,384,950 4.7%
Operation $1,654 $153,805,362 8.9%
Transportation $788 $73,300,099 4.2%
Other $674 $62,667,740 3.6%
Total Support $6,151 $572,092,653 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,730 $253,929,477 14.6%
Total Expenditures $18,649 $1,734,661,680 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%

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