Catholic Academy West Buffalo

  • The Catholic Academy of West Buffalo is a regional school, established in 1988, and comprised of eleven member parishes.
  • The Catholic Academy of West Buffalo is a Roman Catholic Educational Community with Catholic Doctrine and values as the base of its curriculum and enviroment.
  • Its mission is to provide a high quality of education in this tradition.
  • With this mission in mind, all dimensions of the school (administration, faculty, students and families) make every effort to bring to life the following: a deep reverence for the unique giftedness of each person; an appreciation of the tradition of each ethnic culture and encouragement for unity in the diversity of this culture; an environment that provides character development and responsible citizenship; a policy of effective social action which is intended to bring about peace and justice in the larger community; and an atmosphere of stability in a world of chaos and confusion.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students209 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
75%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Catholic Academy West Buffalo Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Buffalo
    Baker Academy
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 1-9 | 66 students
    3.9 miles
    120 Alexander Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14211
    (716) 828-7956
    3.9 1-9
    66
  • Buffalo
    Grades: PK-8 | 168 students
    4.1 miles
    263 Claremont Avenue
    Buffalo, NY 14223
    (716) 836-6360
    4.1 PK-8
    168
  • Buffalo
    Grades: PK-8 | 298 students
    2.1 miles
    104 New Amsterdam Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14216
    (716) 877-5035
    2.1 PK-8
    298
  • Buffalo
    Nardin Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 538 students
    0.4 miles
    135 Cleveland Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14222
    (716) 881-6262
    0.4 9-12
    538
  • Buffalo
    Grades: NS-12 | 37 students
    5.4 miles
    3325 Genesee St
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716) 632-6084
    5.4 NS-12
    37

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