Christ The King Elementary School

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As a ministry of Christ the King Parish, Christ the King School upholds the teaching of Jesus Christ and the doctrine of the Roman Catholic Church. Christ the King School nurtures the development of all students through the journey of faith, academics and physical growth in an atmosphere that encourages them to recognize their strengths, overcome their weaknesses with the opportunity to reach their potential-spiritually and academically.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 194 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
194 students
Student Body Type
Students by Grade
Christ The King Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
(White Polo Shirts with Navy pants or Plaid skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Robotics Club, Student Council, Young Writers Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Children's Choir

School Notes

  • Founded:  1929
  • Average Class Size:  20
  • Faculty to Student Ratio:  1:8
  • Enrollment:  200
  • Average Teaching Experience:  13 years
  • Faculty with Master`s Degrees:  90%
  • Rigorous academic curriculum
  • CTK is a STREAM School (Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics)
  • Technology:  equipped with complete state-of-the-art computer lab
  • Foreign Languages:  Spanish, Latin
  • Educational Trips:  Local Farms, Nature Preserves, Buffalo Philharmonic, Buffalo Zoo, 8th Grade Trip to Toronto, The Buffalo History Museum, the Darwin Martin House and more
  • Athletic Programs:  Basketball, Baseball, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track & Field, Volleyball
  • Extracurricular Programs:  Choir, Band, National Junior Honor Society, Yearbook, Performing Arts, Robotics Club, compete in annual X-Stream Games, Creative Writers Workshop (K-5)
  • Rated the #1 Catholic middle school in all of WNY by Buffalo Business First Magazine
  • CTK is in the process of accreditation by the Middle States Commission on Elementary and Secondary Schools; expected completion Spring, 2019
  • Nurturing faith-based community:  Dedicated to teaching Catholic doctrine & traditions
  • Family environment
  • Values:  Teaching Respect, Reverence and Responsibility
  • Potential:  Igniting the unique spark of a child`s potential, developing the fundamental, academic skills essential to their success
  • Belonging:  Providing a loving and safe environment of kindness in which our students embrace their love of learning and love of others
  • Community Service:  Students volunteer their time with many charitable organizations including Catholic Charities and Juvenile Diabetes

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (5 reviews)
This was the best decision we made for our daughter. Exemplifies the true meaning of a Catholic Education with the support of Parish and staff. The administration is always trying to find ways to improve and excel beyond what is expected. The school also has a great athletic program and dedicated volunteers to make it successful every year. It is truly like one big family. Love this school.
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As a new family to the school this year, I am impressed with the wonderful community environment that is a part of the everyday fabric of the school. The whole school enjoys the Stream activities and the enriched education program.
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A STREAM focused faith based education that is unparalleled. Middle States Accreditation is expected to be announced in April 2019. The % of faculty with masters degrees is actually 90% at this point. Come in for a tour anytime! 716-839-1430
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I love Christ the King School! Both of my children started here in PreK-3 and now my oldest is graduating this year. It`s been a wonderful 11 years full of amazing academic and athletic achievements.
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Christ the King School is a true blessing in our community. It offers rigorous academics, a wide variety of sports and extracurricular activities, in a safe and nurturing learning environment. The teaching staff and coaches are dedicated and caring. The families are fully vested and involved. Students are exceedingly well prepared for high school and beyond. CTK is a STREAM school. The tenets of respect, reverence and responsibility are the cornerstone of school culture. The best part - God is welcome here every day! Come check us out.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 194 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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