Why Park?

Park School families come from diverse backgrounds, traditions, nations, and experiences. We recently asked parents why they chose to enroll their children at Park. Their answers reflect a sense of community that encourages children to grow and an appreciation of the challenging academics that ignite students' talents and imaginations.

Here is what they said:
    • Why Parents Choose Park

      Ingrid Johnson-Jacobs, Parent, Class of 2016

    • Why Parents Choose Park

      Nancy Montone, Parent, Class of 2016

    • Why Parents Choose Park

      Why Parents Choose Park

Founded in 1912, The Park School of Buffalo has the distinction of being one the oldest Progressive schools in the country. Park is an independent, co-educational school serving approximately 300 students enrolled in prekindergarten (3 and 4 year olds), lower school (kindergarten through grade 4), middle school (grades 5 through 8), and upper school (grades 9 through 12). Park is uniquely situated on 34 beautiful acres in Amherst, New York. The School’s campus – formerly a farm – includes a pond, marsh, gardens, and a greenhouse while being located just minutes from downtown Buffalo and easily accessible from many communities throughout Western New York. Park’s educational philosophy embraces active, student-centered learning, delivered by exceptional teachers who design and continuously update a robust curriculum. Faculty members approach each student as an individual within the context of a kind and respectful community. From the preschool years through college preparation, The Park School of Buffalo helps learners realize their own unique potentials and prepares them to be confident, successful, life-long learners.

The Park School Of Buffalo

4625 Harlem Road
Snyder, NY 14226
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