Gowanda High School

10674 Prospect St, Gowanda, NY 14070 | (716) 532-3325
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 451
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Gowanda High School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Gowanda High School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 451 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Robert Anderson
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 451
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 229 (50.8%)
  • Females: 222 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 43 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 114 (25.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 157 (34.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gowanda High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian11325.1%
Black30.7%
Asian40.9%
Hispanic81.8%
White32371.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gowanda High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10823.9%
10th Grade10823.9%
11th Grade12327.3%
12th Grade11224.8%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
84.0%
District:
81.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
97.0%
District:
97.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
3.0%
District:
3.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 11-20%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
District:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
1.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
5.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
16.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
8.0%
District:
7.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
20.0%
District:
17.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
2.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
4.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Gowanda High School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
North Collins Junior-High School
7-12 | 313 Students | 9.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Cattaraugus-Little Valley High School
9-12 | 305 Students | 10.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Pine Valley Central Junior-High School
7-12 | 323 Students | 11.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Forestville Central High School
6-12 | 333 Students | 11.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Silver Creek High School
9-12 | 346 Students | 12.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Lake Shore High School
9-12 | 974 Students | 13.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Eden Junior-High School
7-12 | 863 Students | 14.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Griffith Institute High School
9-12 | 696 Students | 14.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
West Valley Central School
PK-12 | 378 Students | 18.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Gowanda High School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!
For most of the country, school is starting up this week or later this month-at the beginning of...
Democracy in Action
There is still over a year until the general election, but the election cycle has been in full...
Homework Tips: Taking the Work out of Homework
Kids hate homework. It seems that almost every night of the week they are overloaded with...