MIDDLE SCHOOL PROGRAM

The Arts Academy's program for grades 5-8 inspires and motivates students to acquire the skills they need to succeed in high school and beyond.

The Middle School program at the Arts Academy offers:

  • Daily instruction in artistic major.
    2 periods/day, Grades 7 & 8
    1 period/day, Grades 5 & 6

  • Extended English and Math instruction learning time

  • 8th grade Advanced Academic Course Offerings: US History, Biology, Algebra, Spanish as a second language

  • 7th & 8th Grade Academic Enrichment: Liberty Partnership Program

  • 5th & 6th Grade Enrichment Program facilitated by Canisius College's Academic Talent Search 

  • 5-8 grade Modified Sports

Grading System

A-          Excellent                 92 – 100          3.50 – 4.00

B-          Above Average      83 – 91             2.65 – 3.49

C-          Average                  82 – 74             1.90 – 2.64

D-          Below Average      65 – 73             1.05 – 1.89

F-           Failure                    64 or Below     0.00- 1.04

  • Advanced Placement Courses are weighted 1.1%

  • GPA’s are calculated by averaging the courses students took in grades 9 through 11, including summer school. 

  • We do not calculate class rank.

             CONTACT US

PS 192 Buffalo Academy for Visual and Performing Arts 
450 Masten Ave., Buffalo 14209 
Get Driving Directions 
Grades: 5-12 • Hours: 7:50-2:44
Principal: Jody Covington 
716.816.4220 

 

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