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

2014

2015

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%

ALL STUDENTS

GRAD RATE

1,407
58%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

193
8%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

1,060
44%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

154
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 2,411

NON DIPLOMA CRED

34

1%

STILL ENROLLED

476

20%

GED TRANSFER

25

1%

DROPOUT

461

19%

BY GENDER

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%

FEMALE

GRAD RATE

750
64%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

109
9%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

560
47%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

81
7%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,181

NON DIPLOMA CRED

16

1%

STILL ENROLLED

201

17%

GED TRANSFER

11

1%

DROPOUT

201

17%

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%

MALE

GRAD RATE

657
53%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

84
7%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

500
41%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

73
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,230

NON DIPLOMA CRED

18

1%

STILL ENROLLED

275

22%

GED TRANSFER

14

1%

DROPOUT

260

21%

BY ETHNICITY

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%

MULTIRACIAL

GRAD RATE

13
48%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

1
4%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

12
44%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

0
0%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 27

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

4

15%

GED TRANSFER

2

7%

DROPOUT

8

30%

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%

AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE

GRAD RATE

12
52%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

0
0%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

11
48%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

1
4%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 23

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

4

17%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

7

30%

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%

ASIAN OR NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER

GRAD RATE

98
50%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

10
5%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

84
43%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

4
2%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 196

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

49

25%

GED TRANSFER

0

0%

DROPOUT

49

25%

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%

WHITE

GRAD RATE

392
71%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

107
19%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

254
46%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

31
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 551

NON DIPLOMA CRED

6

1%

STILL ENROLLED

62

11%

GED TRANSFER

2

0%

DROPOUT

88

16%

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%

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

GRAD RATE

710
57%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

55
4%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

558
45%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

97
8%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,237

NON DIPLOMA CRED

22

2%

STILL ENROLLED

283

23%

GED TRANSFER

18

1%

DROPOUT

198

16%

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%

HISPANIC OR LATINO

GRAD RATE

182
48%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

20
5%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

141
37%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

21
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 377

NON DIPLOMA CRED

6

2%

STILL ENROLLED

74

20%

GED TRANSFER

3

1%

DROPOUT

111

29%

OTHER GROUPS

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%

GENERAL-EDUCATION STUDENTS

GRAD RATE

1,243
64%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

190
10%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

1,000
52%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

53
3%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,933

NON DIPLOMA CRED

0

0%

STILL ENROLLED

338

17%

GED TRANSFER

19

1%

DROPOUT

327

17%

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%

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

GRAD RATE

164
34%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

3
1%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

60
13%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

101
21%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 478

NON DIPLOMA CRED

34

7%

STILL ENROLLED

138

29%

GED TRANSFER

6

1%

DROPOUT

134

28%

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%

NON-ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

GRAD RATE

1,349
62%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

193
9%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

1,010
47%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

146
7%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 2,161

NON DIPLOMA CRED

32

1%

STILL ENROLLED

386

18%

GED TRANSFER

23

1%

DROPOUT

363

17%

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%

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

GRAD RATE

58
23%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

0
0%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

50
20%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

8
3%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 250

NON DIPLOMA CRED

2

1%

STILL ENROLLED

90

36%

GED TRANSFER

2

1%

DROPOUT

98

39%

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%

NOT ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

GRAD RATE

541
59%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

118
13%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

372
41%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

51
6%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 913

NON DIPLOMA CRED

9

1%

STILL ENROLLED

146

16%

GED TRANSFER

9

1%

DROPOUT

203

22%

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%

ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED

GRAD RATE

866
58%

REGENTS WITH ADVANCED DESIGNATION

75
5%

REGENTS DIPLOMA

688
46%

LOCAL DIPLOMA

103
7%
TOTAL STUDENTS IN COHORT: 1,498

NON DIPLOMA CRED

25

2%

STILL ENROLLED

330

22%

GED TRANSFER

16

1%

DROPOUT

258

17%

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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