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Amherst High School

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Amherst Central High School is located at 4301 Main Street in Amherst, New York. Amherst Central High School is the only high school within the district providing a superb education for students in 9th through 12th grades. They offer a vast variety of activities for every student where they will learn and grow in a caring and nurturing environment.


Amherst High School

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Amherst High School

Amherst Central School District

4301 Main Street
Amherst, NY 14226

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Urban Fringe of a Large City (Suburb: Large)

716-362-8100 (Phone)

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Serving Grades: 9-12

Principal: Greg Pigeon » 716-362-8190

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Student Enrollment Information

9th10th11th12th
225269255228

Additional Student Information

Total Students
977
Attendance Rate
94%
Suspensions
64
Year Statistics Were Compiled
2005
Student / Teacher Ratio
12.1
Free Lunch
92
Reduced Lunch
36
Student Ethnicities

Student Gender

Staff Information

Full Time Principals
1
Full Time Assistant Principals
2
Other Full Time Professional Staff
7
Full Time Teachers
80
Part Time Principals
0
Part Time Assistant Principals
0
Part Time Teachers
2
Other Part Time Professional Staff
2

Adequate Yearly Progress Decisions

Sub-Group Names
Satisfactory
School Year
Subject:High School English Language Arts
All Students
Yes
2006
White
Yes
2006
Subject:High School Graduation Rate
All Students
Yes
2006
White
Yes
2006
Subject:High School Math
All Students
Yes
2006
White
Yes
2006

Regents Results

Subject
Year
# Tested
Percent Passing
 
Earth Science
2006
184
 
85.3%
English
2006
255
 
91.8%
French
2006
37
 
100.0%
Global Hist & Geography
2006
273
 
90.8%
Latin
2006
7
 
85.7%
Living Environment
2006
262
 
87.8%
Math A
2006
251
 
97.6%
Math B
2006
159
 
79.2%
Chemistry
2006
184
 
83.7%
Physics
2006
88
 
93.2%
Spanish
2006
105
 
92.4%
US History and Govt
2006
259
 
93.8%

Graduation Information

Group
High School Graduate
Regents Diplomas
Advanced Regents Diplomas
IEP / Local Certificates
Year
All Students
217
213 (98%)
127 (58%)
0
2006
General Education
202
201 (99%)
125 (61%)
0
2006
Students With Disabilities
15
12 (8%)
2 (13%)
0
2006
All Students
227
223 (98%)
159 (70%)
2
2005
General Education
216
215 (99%)
158 (73%)
0
2005
Students With Disabilities
11
8 (72%)
1 (09%)
2
2005
All Students
220
161 (73%)
0 (0%)
3
2004
General Education
195
156 (8%)
0 (0%)
0
2004
Students With Disabilities
25
5 (2%)
0 (0%)
3
2004
Number of high school students planning to attend 4 year colleges In New York State117 (53%)
Number of high school students planning to attend 4 year colleges Outside of New York State53 (24%)
Number of high school students planning to attend 2 year colleges In New York State34 (15%)
Number of high school students planning to attend 2 year colleges Outside of New York State0 (0%)
Number of high school students planning to attend Post Secondary institutions In New York State0 (0%)
Number of high school students planning to attend Post Secondary institutions Outside of New York State1 (00%)
Number of high school graduates who plan to enroll in the Military0 (0%)
Number of high school graduates who plan to pursue employment11 (0%)
Number of high school graduates with disabilities who plan to attend vocational rehabilitation programs.0 (0%)
Number of high school graduates with a known plan not specified above.0 (0%)
Number of high school graduates whose plans do not fit the above categories or are unknown.1 (00%)

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