Our Lady Of Black Rock School

  • Our Lady of Black Rock Schools philosophy of Catholic education is to provide the students with a caring atmosphere where they would reach their full potential spiritually, morally, academically and socially.
  • Discipline based on love, respect and understanding, is the Schools means to communicate values through all aspects of the curriculum.
  • Our Catholic school philosophy, which leads to specific goals, guides the relationship among students, faculty and parents and is present both within and outside the traditional classroom environment.
  • These specific objectives are to work closely with parents to develop a healthy value system to promote good discipline by developing character and self-control, which is essential to the growth of each student; to develop the idea that Religion is a way of life and as such is to be interwoven into each person's undertakings and activities; to encourage the parent to become more involved in the school life of their child; to provide an atmosphere of respect in which students and parents experience the commitment of the faculty who share a common Faith and value system.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1888

Student Body

Total Students196 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
81%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeOur Lady Of Black Rock School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School Uniform, Navy pants/skirt and school polo shirt)

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, Boys & Girls Club, Drama Club, Robotics Club, School Choir Drama Club, Robotics Club, School Choir, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts,
Boys & Girls Club,

School Notes

  • Our Lady of Black Rock Schools philosophy of Catholic education is to provide the students with a caring atmosphere where they would reach their full potential spiritually, morally, academically and socially. Discipline based on love, respect and understanding, is the Schools means to communicate values through all aspects of the curriculum. Our Catholic school philosophy, which leads to specific goals, guides the relationship among students, faculty and parents and is present both within and outside the traditional classroom environment. These specific objectives are to work closely with parents to develop a healthy value system to promote good discipline by developing character and self-control, which is essential to the growth of each student; to develop the idea that Religion is a way of life and as such is to be interwoven into each person's undertakings and activities; to encourage the parent to become more involved in the school life of their child; to provide an atmosphere of respect in which students and parents experience the commitment of the faculty who share a common Faith and value system. To deal honestly and understandingly with each student and parent, according to Catholic Christian values and with only one concern:  the good of the children.  
  • A Diverse Community Where Great Minds Grow
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo
    Grades: KG-12 | 22 students
    6.3 miles
    3325 Genesee St
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716)632-6084
    6.3KG-12
    22
  • Buffalo
    Infant Of Prague School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 162 students
    6.2 miles
    921 Cleveland Drive
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716)632-5482
    6.2PK-8
    162
  • Buffalo
    Nardin Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 941 students
    1.6 miles
    135 Cleveland Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14222
    (716)881-6262
    1.6PK-12
    941
  • Buffalo
    Grades: K-9 | 199 students
    5.5 miles
    170 Rosewood Ter
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716)895-6280
    5.5K-9
    199
  • Buffalo
    Grades: PK-8 | 168 students
    3.4 miles
    263 Claremont Avenue
    Buffalo, NY 14223
    (716)836-6360
    3.4PK-8
    168

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
September 05, 2017
If you live outside the United States, choosing an American private school can be a confusing process. Here is an overview of the process.
September 05, 2017
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
September 04, 2017
Use this hub to keep track of the steps in the private schools' admission process.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Buffalo, NY is $10,334 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Buffalo, NY is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).