Gowanda 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
10674 Prospect St
Gowanda, NY 14070
Phone
(716) 532-3325
District
GOWANDA CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
CATTARAUGUS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
328
Classroom Teachers
43

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

6

(10 is best)

Better than 58.8% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
95%
91%
92%
92%
97%
90%
    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
8
9
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 75 22.9%
Grade 10 82 25.0%
Grade 11 83 25.3%
Grade 12 82 25.0%
Total 328 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.5% 70.5% 43.4%
Black 0.3% 0.2% 17.1%
Hispanic 5.6% 4.6% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.1% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 25.6% 24.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.9% 58.9% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 45.7% 50.5% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.1% 8.4% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,627 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 121.6 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 13.5% 17.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.8% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.4% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 15.3% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,621 7,343,234
Single Parent Households With Children 14.2% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.6% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 12.2% 36.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.0% 18.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.5% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.9% 15.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 14.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.2% 12.4%
$15,000 or less 16.5% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $14,088 $16,399,000 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,260 $1,467,000 4.9%
Staff $975 $1,135,000 3.8%
General Administration $1,246 $1,450,000 4.8%
School Administration $902 $1,050,000 3.5%
Operation $2,046 $2,382,000 7.9%
Transportation $2,131 $2,480,000 8.2%
Other $1,177 $1,370,000 4.5%
Total Support $9,737 $11,334,000 37.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,146 $2,498,000 8.3%
Total Expenditures $25,972 $30,231,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%