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Ps 61 Overview

Ps 61 is a part of the Buffalo City School District school district in Buffalo, New York. As of our last data update the school employs 26.33 full-time teachers. There are 291 students of which 275 receive a free lunch and 5 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

PS 61
1409 EAST DELAVAN AVE
BUFFALO, NY 14215

Mailing Address

PS 61
1409 E DELAVAN AVE
BUFFALO, NY 14215

General Information

Level: Primary / Elementary School
District: Buffalo City School District
Phone Number: 716-816-3400
School ID: 360585000352
Full-time Teachers: 26.33
Total Students: 291
Eligible for Free Lunch: 275
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 5

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 11.05 students per full-time teacher compared to the New York average of 13.42 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Ps 61 Values
Legend mark for state points - New York Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

New York Grade 3-8 ELA and Math Scores
Test TypeTotal TestedMean ScoresLevel 1Level 2Level 3Level 4
Grade 3 ELA 37 273 65% 35% 0% 0%
Grade 4 ELA 38 270 66% 29% 5% 0%
Grade 3 Math 38 278 61% 34% 5% 0%
Grade 4 Math 38 274 66% 26% 8% 0%

*Denotes a value that is not applicable (e.g. too few scores to be statistically significant).
Source: New York ELA and Math Examination 2013-2014 http://schools.nyc.gov/Accountability/resources/testing/default.htm

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students30-34%20-24%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students25-29%15-19%
Math: All Female30-39%11-19%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female20-29%11-19%
Math: All Male30-39%20-29%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male20-29%20-29%
Math: 3rd Grade20-29%20-29%
Reading and Language Arts: 3rd Grade20-29%11-19%
Math: 4th Grade30-39%20-29%
Reading and Language Arts: 4th Grade30-39%20-29%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Erie County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Erie County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for PS 61

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Closest Public Library Systems:

Buffalo And Erie County Public Library

1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203
Distance: ~4 miles

Town Of Tonawanda Public Library

160 Delaware Road Kenmore, NY 14217
Distance: ~4 miles

Cheektowaga Public Library

1030 Losson Road Cheektowaga, NY 14227
Distance: ~5 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey