Dr Lydia T Wright School of Excellence

106 Appenheimer St, Buffalo, NY 14214 | (716) 816-4110
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 828
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4.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mary Jo Conrad
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Buffalo City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $18,493
  • Graduation Rate: 50.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 14.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 11.8
  • Enrolled Students: 34,526

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 828
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 60.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 383 (46.3%)
  • Females: 435 (52.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 79 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 647 (78.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 726 (87.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dr Lydia T Wright School of Excellence Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black77293.2%
Asian10.1%
Hispanic161.9%
White273.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dr Lydia T Wright School of Excellence
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten728.7%
Kindergarten678.1%
1st Grade769.2%
2nd Grade779.3%
3rd Grade799.5%
4th Grade8310.0%
5th Grade11513.9%
6th Grade10012.1%
7th Grade799.5%
8th Grade809.7%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
District:
87.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
28.0%
District:
25.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
5.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
25.0%
District:
29.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
22.0%
District:
18.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
27.0%
District:
21.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
3.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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3 reviews for Dr Lydia T Wright School of Excellence

  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 25, 2011
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I Just Graduated From The School And They Are VERY Strict.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 07, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love that school...istill go there
  • Reviewed by Former Student on September 16, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • hey i used to go there

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