BUFFALO, NY – Buffalo Prep, a highly rated and nationally recognized non-profit organization that provides a road map to college acceptance for more than 500 underrepresented students annually, is accepting applications to its Middle School Prep and High School Prep programs. The organization is inviting bright and dedicated 5th, 6th, and 7th grade students to apply to its unique and exceptional academic enrichment and support programs. One-hundred percent of Buffalo Prep scholars graduate from high school and are accepted to college.
Buffalo Prep’s rigorous summer and after-school academic programs aim to equip a new and diverse generation of motivated students with the skills they need to achieve their goals. By focusing on talented, underrepresented students, Buffalo Prep seeks to provide resources and opportunity to help close the achievement gap for deserving youth in their quest to earn admission to college. Last year, Buffalo Prep scholars received more than $2.5 million in financial aid to attend high schools in the area and colleges across the country.
All interested students and their families are encouraged to attend an informational session to learn more about Buffalo Prep’s academic programs and the admissions process as well as meet staff, current students, and alumni.
Thursday, November 2, at 6:00pm
Westminster Community Charter School
24 Westminster Ave., Buffalo, NY 14215
Thursday, December 14, at 5:30pm
Pucho Olivencia Community Center
261 Swan St., Buffalo, NY 14204
Wednesday, January 17, at 5:30pm
1250 Amherst St., Buffalo, NY14216
Saturday, February 10, at 11:00am
Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, Niagara Branch
280 Porter Ave., Buffalo, NY 14201
Wednesday, March 7, at 5:30pm
Tapestry Charter School
65 Great Arrow Ave., Buffalo, NY 14216
About Buffalo Prep
Buffalo Prep was founded in 1989 by several key community leaders who recognized the need for additional educational opportunities in our city. Since that time, Buffalo Prep has worked with thousands of underrepresented students to provide academic and social support in a rigorous yet nurturing environment. Through its preparatory programs, Buffalo Prep students are able to enter and excel in local private and competitive high schools, as well as colleges and universities across the country.