Niagara Falls City School District

Football stadium
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The Niagara Falls City School District is launching a campaign to secure corporate sponsorships for its athletic and performing arts facilities. The first secured sponsorship renames the high school football stadium for the late Arthur “Art” Calandrelli.


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July 1 marks one year of New York State’s first-in-the-country mandate that schools incorporate mental health into K-12 health education. Officials and educators told WBFO the new law has created an environment in which schools and teachers can experiment, and that one Western New York school district has emerged as a standout.


WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

Many students in the Niagara Falls City School District are dealing with poverty.  WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley says the district works to stop poverty barriers for students.

WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

The Niagara Falls City School District is making sure some young students keep learning this summer. WBFO's Senior Reporter Eileen Buckley visited an Extended Learning Program for first and second graders at the Harry Abate Elementary School. 


STEM at work in Niagara Falls High School

Sep 24, 2014
WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

The Niagara Falls City School District has made an impressive investment to implement STEM programs in every one of its schools. In this Focus on Education report, WBFO's Eileen Buckley toured the Niagara Falls High School were students were breaking in brand new STEM labs for learning.