Elmwood-franklin School

104 New Amsterdam Ave
Buffalo, NY 14216-0142
Tel: (716)877-5035
Grades: PK - 8 | 333 students
Elmwood Franklin is a school that emphasizes high academic achievement, good study skills and positive character development.
We set high standards for each child with whom we work, then give support to enable him/her to meet these expectations.
We expect our students throughout their years here to achieve success in becoming self-motivated and in assuming responsibility for their actions.
The early years of education are crucial in an individual's life.
Our role is to provide each student with the basic skills to learn effectively and the fundamental elements of knowledge which will become the foundation for all subsequent learning.
Learning how to learn, developing an enthusiasm for acquiring knowledge and cultivating a lively curiosity during these years sets a life long pattern of sound attitudes.
At Elmwood Franklin, we value an atmosphere of genuine respect and courtesy between student and student, adult and student and adult and adult.
We do not only set a positive tone to support our students but also, we encourage faculty, administration and staff throughout their time at Elmwood Franklin to develop themselves personally and professionally with financial assistance from the school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 333 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Elmwood-franklin School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nichols School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nichols School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Mary's School For The Deaf (1.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo
    Grades: 5-12 | 580 students
    0.3 miles
    1250 Amherst St
    Buffalo, NY 14216
    (716)332-6325
    0.35-12
    580
  • Buffalo
    St. Margaret
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 157 students
    0.4 miles
    1395 Hertel Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14216
    (716)876-8885
    0.4K-9
    157
  • Buffalo
    Grades: KG-8 | 384 students
    0.7 miles
    399 Woodward Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716)836-1191
    0.7KG-8
    384
  • Buffalo
    Mount St. Joseph Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 124 students
    1 miles
    15 Jewett Pkwy
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716)833-1515
    1K-9
    124
  • Buffalo
    St. Mary's School For The Deaf
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 109 students
    1.1 miles
    2253 Main St
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716)834-7200
    1.1PK-12
    109

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