BUFFALO CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT GRADUATION RATE DATA
4 Year Outcome as of June

Graduate data are reported for a 9th grade cohort for the first time at the end of June of the 4th year of high school. The graduation rate as of August of the 4th year, June of the 5th year, and June of the 6th year of high school are also calculated and available. For complete information on the types of diploma credentials which can be earned and the criteria for each see Diploma Requirements.
Graduation Rate - Glossary of Terms

2013

2014

ALL STUDENTS

GRAD RATE

1,404
53%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

194
7%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

1,079
41%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

131
5%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 2,630

NON DIPLOMA CRED

48

2%

STILL ENROLLED

555

21%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

619

24%

ALL STUDENTS

GRAD RATE

1,337
53%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

186
7%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

1,000
39%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

151
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 2,534

NON DIPLOMA CRED

62

2%

STILL ENROLLED

554

22%

GED TRANSFER

12

0%

DROPOUT

559

22%

BY GENDER

FEMALE

GRAD RATE

787
59%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

112
8%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

615
46%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

60
4%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,342

NON DIPLOMA CRED

21

2%

STILL ENROLLED

250

19%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

284

21%

FEMALE

GRAD RATE

679
56%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

91
7%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

529
43%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

59
5%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,217

NON DIPLOMA CRED

22

2%

STILL ENROLLED

265

22%

GED TRANSFER

8

1%

DROPOUT

239

20%

MALE

GRAD RATE

617
48%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

82
6%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

464
36%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

71
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,288

NON DIPLOMA CRED

27

2%

STILL ENROLLED

305

24%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

335

26%

MALE

GRAD RATE

658
50%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

95
7%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

471
36%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

92
7%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,317

NON DIPLOMA CRED

40

3%

STILL ENROLLED

289

22%

GED TRANSFER

4

0%

DROPOUT

320

24%

BY ETHNICITY

MULTIRACIAL

GRAD RATE

6
38%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

3
19%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

3
19%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

0
0%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 16

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

2

13%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

8

50%

MULTIRACIAL

GRAD RATE

16
59%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

3
11%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

11
41%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

2
7%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 27

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

1

4%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

10

37%

AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE

GRAD RATE

14
38%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

0
0%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

13
35%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

1
3%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 37

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

7

19%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

16

43%

AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE

GRAD RATE

18
55%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

3
9%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

13
39%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

2
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 33

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

5

15%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

10

30%

ASIAN OR NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER

GRAD RATE

78
44%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

17
9%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

61
34%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

0
0%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 179

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

66

37%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

35

20%

ASIAN OR NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER

GRAD RATE

72
38%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

19
10%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

49
26%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

4
2%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 188

NON DIPLOMA CRED

3

2%

STILL ENROLLED

69

37%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

44

23%

WHITE

GRAD RATE

404
67%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

102
17%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

283
47%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

19
3%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 599

NON DIPLOMA CRED

12

2%

STILL ENROLLED

81

14%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

101

17%

WHITE

GRAD RATE

401
70%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

107
19%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

262
46%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

32
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 570

NON DIPLOMA CRED

10

2%

STILL ENROLLED

62

11%

GED TRANSFER

2

0%

DROPOUT

94

16%

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

GRAD RATE

719
52%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

56
4%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

572
41%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

91
7%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,386

NON DIPLOMA CRED

27

2%

STILL ENROLLED

311

22%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

326

24%

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

GRAD RATE

651
50%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

41
3%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

522
40%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

88
7%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,303

NON DIPLOMA CRED

40

3%

STILL ENROLLED

317

24%

GED TRANSFER

10

1%

DROPOUT

277

21%

HISPANIC OR LATINO

GRAD RATE

183
44%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

16
4%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

147
36%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

20
5%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 413

NON DIPLOMA CRED

9

2%

STILL ENROLLED

88

21%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

133

32%

HISPANIC OR LATINO

GRAD RATE

179
43%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

13
3%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

143
35%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

23
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 413

NON DIPLOMA CRED

9

2%

STILL ENROLLED

100

24%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

124

30%

OTHER GROUPS

GENERAL-EDUCATION STUDENTS

GRAD RATE

1,241
59%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

191
9%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

1,024
49%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

26
1%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 2,100

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

410

20%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

447

21%

GENERAL-EDUCATION STUDENTS

GRAD RATE

1,172
59%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

180
9%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

957
48%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

35
2%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,993

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

411

21%

GED TRANSFER

12

1%

DROPOUT

391

20%

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

GRAD RATE

163
31%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

3
1%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

55
10%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

105
20%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 530

NON DIPLOMA CRED

48

9%

STILL ENROLLED

145

27%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

172

32%

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

GRAD RATE

165
30%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

6
1%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

43
8%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

116
21%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 541

NON DIPLOMA CRED

62

11%

STILL ENROLLED

143

26%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

168

31%

NON-ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

GRAD RATE

1,353
58%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

193
8%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

1,032
44%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

128
5%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 2,349

NON DIPLOMA CRED

42

2%

STILL ENROLLED

428

18%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

522

22%

NON-ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

GRAD RATE

1,286
58%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

183
8%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

959
43%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

144
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 2,231

NON DIPLOMA CRED

53

2%

STILL ENROLLED

427

19%

GED TRANSFER

12

1%

DROPOUT

443

20%

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

GRAD RATE

51
18%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

1
0%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

47
17%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

3
1%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 281

NON DIPLOMA CRED

6

2%

STILL ENROLLED

127

45%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

97

35%

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

GRAD RATE

51
17%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

3
1%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

41
14%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

7
2%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 303

NON DIPLOMA CRED

9

3%

STILL ENROLLED

127

42%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

116

38%

NOT ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

GRAD RATE

520
56%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

105
11%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

373
40%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

42
5%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 922

NON DIPLOMA CRED

6

1%

STILL ENROLLED

175

19%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

219

24%

NOT ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

GRAD RATE

593
58%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

123
12%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

412
40%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

58
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,029

NON DIPLOMA CRED

18

2%

STILL ENROLLED

183

18%

GED TRANSFER

6

1%

DROPOUT

224

22%

ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

GRAD RATE

884
52%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

89
5%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

706
41%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

89
5%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,708

NON DIPLOMA CRED

42

2%

STILL ENROLLED

380

22%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

400

23%

ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

GRAD RATE

744
49%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

63
4%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

588
39%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

93
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,505

NON DIPLOMA CRED

44

3%

STILL ENROLLED

371

25%

GED TRANSFER

6

0%

DROPOUT

335

22%

NOT MIGRANT

GRAD RATE

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

REGENTS DIPLOMA

LOCAL DIPLOMA

TOTAL STUDENTS: —

NON DIPLOMA CRED

STILL ENROLLED

GED TRANSFER

DROPOUT

NOT MIGRANT

GRAD RATE

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

REGENTS DIPLOMA

LOCAL DIPLOMA

TOTAL STUDENTS: —

NON DIPLOMA CRED

STILL ENROLLED

GED TRANSFER

DROPOUT

MIGRANT

GRAD RATE

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

REGENTS DIPLOMA

LOCAL DIPLOMA

TOTAL STUDENTS: —

NON DIPLOMA CRED

STILL ENROLLED

GED TRANSFER

DROPOUT

MIGRANT

GRAD RATE

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

REGENTS DIPLOMA

LOCAL DIPLOMA

TOTAL STUDENTS: —

NON DIPLOMA CRED

STILL ENROLLED

GED TRANSFER

DROPOUT

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