Canisius High School
- Canisius is a Catholic, Jesuit, independent college preparatory school, grades 9 through 12, serving young men of diverse backgrounds from all over Western New York.
- Our mission is to challenge students to strive for excellence as critical thinkers and effective communicators who are open to growth, intellectually competent, religiously oriented, loving, and committed to justice.
- At Canisius, students come first, academic excellence matters, and teachers are dedicated to helping each and every student find success.
- The distinguished and rigorous academic program, based upon a liberal arts curriculum, is designed to prepare students for college.
- Additionally, Canisius students have the opportunity to take many honors and advanced placement level courses.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)|
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||814 students|
|Student Body Type||All-boys|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||71 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- BuffaloGrades: 9-12 | 722 students
845 Kenmore Ave
Buffalo, NY 14223
- BuffaloGrades: 5-12 | 580 students
1250 Amherst St
Buffalo, NY 14216
- BuffaloGrades: 9-12 | 262 students
601 Mckinley Pkwy
Buffalo, NY 14220
- Athol SpringsGrades: 9-12 | 519 students
4129 Lake Shore Rd
Athol Springs, NY 14010
- TonawandaGrades: 9-12 | 267 students
39 Ohara Rd
Tonawanda, NY 14150