100% College Acceptances
BuffSci understands that it is necessary for our students to be competitive in the 21st century global environment. Our dedicated team of guidance counselors work daily with students to provide individualized services to explore students’ abilities, talents, interests and aspirations in order to set a high school graduation plan based on those experiences and skills to find the colleges and career opportunities that will help students achieve their goals.
- 100% Annual College Acceptances
- Full time Guidance Department
- SAT/ACT Prep Courses
Full College Scholarship with SAY YES program With a 100% College acceptance rate, BuffSci graduates receive admissions from over 30 colleges/universities annually, including:
- CANISIUS COLLEGE
- DUKE UNIVERSITY
- SUNY COLLEGE at BUFFALO
- SUNY UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO
- ELMIRA COLLEGE
- D’YOUVILLE COLLEGE
- TROCAIRE COLLEGE
- COLLEGE CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY
BuffSci middle school Mean Growth Percentile (MPG) in Mathematics and English Language Arts (ELA) were above State for multiple years and consistently increased and reached a combined MPG of 78 for the 2015-16 school year.
According to results of the 2016 State tests, BuffSci middle schoolers outperformed the City and State and 8th graders had the highest proficiency performance in ELA among all charter and non-selective public schools in Buffalo.
BuffSci outperformed the City and State in proficiency rates of Alg CC, ELA CC, Living Environment, and Earth Science Regent Exams and had the highest average of passing among all charter and non-selective public schools in Buffalo.
BuffSci graduation rates are above the City and State. BuffSci had a 95% four-year graduation rate for its 2012 cohort, which consists of 95% economically disadvantaged students.
According to NYS Report Cards, BuffSci has outperformed the Buffalo City School District and New York State in total cohort results in secondary level ELA and Mathematics after four years of instruction since 2007.
BuffSci is please to have been recognized nationally and locally for the successful efforts of our teachers and students
US News & World Report
Multi-year recipient of Gold through Bronze Best High School Awards
TOP RATING AMONG NON-SELECTIVE BUFFALO PUBLIC AND CHARTER SCHOOLS
PERFECT 10 IN STUDENT PROGRESS
Highest site rating measuring student improvement at this school from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in this state.
RATED 1ST or 2ND in Buffalo Metro Charter & Public Schools:
- BEST TEACHERS
- BEST SCHOOL
- COLLEGE PREP
- MOST DIVERSE
BuffSci provides a nurturing environment to meet the socio-emotional needs of our diverse students. We employ a devoted team of support staff to cultivate an environment whereby our students can learn valuable life skills which enhance their academic success, empower them to succeed and foster life-long learners who are able to reach their highest potential – intellectually, socially, emotionally, and physically.
- Poetry Slam & Talent Show
- Robotics Team
- Leadership Speaker Series
- After School Programs
- International Club
- Turkish Olympiad
- Spelling Bee
- Science Fair
- Field Trips
- College Tours
- Alumni Luncheons
BuffSci also offers an interscholastic athletic program with educational values consistent with the academic philosophy focused on the development of the individual, as well as fostering an atmosphere of teamwork, citizenship and good sportsmanship. In addition, the program emphasis is on discipline, respect, leadership, loyalty, cooperation and an atmosphere of “playing by the rules”. BuffSci offers qualified coaches who are positive role models with an enthusiastic attitude about working with student-athletes in an environment created to bring together successfully home, school and community as an integral part of the curriculum.