Buffalo Charter Schools to Hold Community Day of Celebration

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Buffalo’s charter schools will hold a community day of celebration on Saturday, April 16 at St. John Baptist Church.

For Immediate Release: Monday, April 11, 2016
Contact: Jessica Mokhiber, (518) 573-0516jmokhiber@necharters.org


Buffalo, NY – Buffalo’s charter schools will hold a community day of celebration on Saturday, April 16 at St. John Baptist Church. This event will serve as an opportunity for parents to speak directly with staff from the city’s charter school community and will give them a chance to fill out applications for their kids. There will also be a voter registration drive as well as free food, music, and entertainment.

Participating schools include:

Aloma D. Johnson Charter School
Charter School for Inquiry
Oracle Charter School
King Center Charter
Health Sciences Charter School
South Buffalo Charter School
Elmwood Village Charter School
West Buffalo Charter School
Buffalo Academy of Science Charter School
Western New York Maritime (drill team to perform)

The event is being co-hosted by the Urban League Young Professionals and Friendship Baptist Church.

WHO: Buffalo Charter Schools, Northeast Charter Schools Network, and charter supporters including Buffalo Urban League Young Professionals who will be holding a voter registration drive and Say Yes for Ed who will be sharing scholarship information.

WHERE: St. John Baptist Church, 184 Goodell Street, Buffalo, NY 14204

WHEN: Saturday, April 16, 11am-3pm 

For more information about the event, please contact Duncan Kirkwood, Northeast Charter Schools Network Western New York Advocacy Manager at dkirkwood@necharters.org or 716-308-0506.

About the Northeast Charter Schools Network: The Northeast Charter Schools Network is the membership and advocacy organization for the more than 250 charter schools in New York and Connecticut. Its mission is to support and expand high quality charter schools. 

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