Welcome to the Arts Academy
The Buffalo Arts Academy provides excellent educational preparation for careers or future study in music, dance, theater, visual arts, and media, along with competitive and extracurricular sports for boys and girls.
Be sure to pick up this week's Challenger Newspaper which will have a commemorative forty- page tribute to Juneteenth 2021. Buffalo is known across the United States for having one of the largest Juneteenth celebrations in the country. Virtual events and activities for the 46th Juneteenth Festival of Buffalo will be held on June 19th and 20th. The theme for 2021 is "The Continual Evolution of Juneteenth." In addition to online elements, the two-day festival will also feature outdoor activities, entertainment and vendors.
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will have an online Juneteenth celebration that starts JUNE 16 at 7pm. It will be available to watch on the Ailey website and YouTube through Tuesday June 22nd.
6/14-6/16 - Normal instruction/attendance for ALL students
6/17 - NO HS Students/Normal instruction for grades 5-8. ELA Regents exam
6/18 - Juneteenth Holiday
6/21 - Normal instruction/attendance for ALL students
6/22-6/24 - NO HS Students/Normal instruction for grades 5-8
6/24 - Last day of school for grades 5-8
6/25 - Rating and closeout day/Last day of school for staff
6/16 - Grades 9-11 (Only if they do not still need them)
6/17 - Seniors
6/21 - additional device collection day for grades 9-11
6/25 - Grades 5-8, all remaining high school students
LETTER TO PARENTS 4/27/20
LETTER TO PARENTS 4/19/20
LETTER TO PARENTS 4/1/20
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