Kriner Cash

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As city of Buffalo's eighth graders are trying to decide where they will go to high school, the Buffalo Public School District will be show-casing five new choices Saturday morning in Bennett High School.


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The Buffalo School District may have hired three dozen new gym teachers for this year but there's already a fight over their future.


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The Buffalo School Board is fighting over boarding schools for the most fragile children and this time the superintendent is interested.

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New Buffalo Schools Superintendent Kriner Cash says he's on a 100-day push to find weak spots in the school system and find solutions.


Press Pass: School leader outlines priorities during 'media tour'

Sep 8, 2015
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The leader of the Buffalo Public School District has outlined some top priorities for boosting attendance and graduation rates. In this week's Press Pass conversation  WBFO's Eileen Buckley and Buffalo News Education Reporter Tiffany Lankes discuss remarks made by Dr. Kriner Cash during last week's 'media tour'.

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He has the task of lifting many underperforming centers within Buffalo Public Schools. But new superintendent Dr. Kriner Cash sees a potential model for success within one of the district's most unique schools.


Contract for new schools superintendent signed

Aug 25, 2015
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The contract for the newly appointed Buffalo Schools superintendent has been signed. Last week the Buffalo Board of Education approved a four-year contract for the hiring of Dr. Kriner Cash.

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Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown said he did have a conversation with Dr. Kriner Cash -- the man selected to lead the city school district.  WBFO's Focus on Education Reporter Eileen Buckley asked the mayor for his reaction to yet another school leader.  

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The Buffalo Public School District has a new leader. WBFO's Focus on Education Reporter Eileen Buckley says without debate, city school board members voted unanimously to hire Dr. Kriner Cash as new schools superintendent.

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Buffalo School Board members will meet in a special session Tuesday to vote on naming Dr. Kriner Cash as the district's next superintendent.

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The Buffalo community had a chance to meet the front runner for the schools superintendent position. Candidate Dr. Kriner Cash told a crowd in Performing Arts Thursday night he can turn the city's schools into much better facilities because he has already done it in a much larger system.

Press Pass: The frontrunner for schools superintendent

Aug 11, 2015
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The Buffalo Public Schools District is expected to hold a public meeting this Thursday featuring the frontrunner vying for the vacant superintendent position. In this week's Press Pass conversation, WBFO's Eileen Buckley and Buffalo News Education Reporter Tiffany Lankes discuss how the state education commissioner is highly recommending the hiring of former Memphis City School leader Dr. Kriner Cash.

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