It is very easy to be one of the top performing schools in the country when you are set up to accept only the best and brightest your school district has to offer. City Honors in Buffalo does exactly that.
If the school didn’t make it on such lists, that would be a story. But they do.
In a district where fail is prevalent throughout, it is good that there is a school where the smartest children can go and excel. On the flip side, every school in the district should be a place where students can go and excel.
Mary Pasciak, who does an excellent job covering Buffalo Public Schools for the Buffalo News, breaks down what it takes to get into City Honors here—>