Westminster Community Charter School

24 Westminster Ave, Buffalo, NY 14215 | (716) 816-3450
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 552
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 3352, Buffalo, NY 14240
  • Principal or Admin: Yvonne Minor Ragan
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 552
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 48.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 266 (48.2%)
  • Females: 282 (51.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 73 (13.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 399 (72.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 472 (85.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Westminster Community Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black53496.7%
Asian30.5%
Hispanic91.6%
White10.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Westminster Community Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten448.0%
1st Grade6211.2%
2nd Grade6111.1%
3rd Grade7213.0%
4th Grade6311.4%
5th Grade6912.5%
6th Grade6411.6%
7th Grade6612.0%
8th Grade519.2%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
8.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
3.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate: 2.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification: 2.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification: 1.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience: 4.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.: 6.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers: 11.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience: 21.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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