Private Schools in the Buffalo Area
The private schools in the Buffalo area cater to every educational need and parent philosophy. This is KidsOutAndAbout's list.
View our Special Edition Buffalo Private School Newsletter sent in November 2022.
If there is a private school that we have missed in our list below, please email us to let us know, and we'll add it promptly. Thank you!
St. Benedict School
St. Benedict School is a PreK-3 through Grade 8 Catholic School which uses the teachings of the Christ to cultivate the academic, spiritual, social, and moral development of its students. The school nurtures a strong sense of community, high academic standards, discipline, and respect while providing a safe learning and teaching environment. St. Benedict School is part of the STREAM program, which incorporates Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Art, and Math into the daily curriculum along with weekly lessons. We are honored to be one of WNY’s highest ranked private elementary schools. Please call 716-835-2518 to schedule a tour or a shadow day. More information can be found on our website www.StBenSchool.org or Facebook page @stbenedictamherst
St. Mary School Swormville (East Amherst)Kindergarten-Grade 8 and Montessori Children's House (3-6 year olds)
St. Mary School provides a premier education for Kindergarten - Grade 8 and Montessori Children's House for 3-6 year olds (includes Kindergarten year). Our mission is to develop faith-filled, service-oriented leaders of the future; to encourage students to recognize and use their God-given talents to reach their full potential – academically, socially, and spiritually. Dedicated to the whole child, St. Mary’s provides academic excellence in a faith-based learning environment where all are welcomed and each student experiences a rich interactive curriculum that promotes creativity, critical thinking, collaboration and communication. Bus transportation is available within 15 miles. For more information and to schedule a personalized tour, call (716) 689-8424 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aurora Waldorf School
Every day at Aurora Waldorf School, we inspire children to love learning for its own sake, giving them a gift that will last a lifetime.
With expertise, dedication, and warmth, our teachers provide a rigorous education that fully integrates the fine and practical arts with the sciences, mathematics, humanities, movement, and athletics.
Our Pre-K through 8th Grade curriculum includes global and local cultural traditions - including seasonal festivals and celebrations - and ample time outdoors on our 13-acre wooded campus!
A daily, free student shuttle from Buffalo and district bussing within 15 miles are available. @aurorawaldorfschool
Academy of Thought and Industry Virtual SchoolDiscover your individual path to excellence
Welcome to the future of middle and high school education! We are a Montessori-inspired online private middle and high school. Study anytime, from anywhere!
ATI Virtual School's middle and high school program is unique: a deliberately planned and charted curriculum of foundational skills that open a greater and greater number of possible paths. Our students don’t just memorize—they understand, apply, and integrate knowledge to pursue their own passions! We deliver a powerful education for independence to develop curious, self-motivated adolescents who thrive in school and in life. Contact us at (714) 709-8598 to learn more or book a tour. Click here to learn what types of students best thrive in an online environment.