Should Buffalo City Schools Change Their Calendar?

May 16, 2019


The Buffalo Teachers Federation wants a 42 week school year, the school district wants a 44 week school year, and they’re trying to compromise on a 43 week school year. 

One of the plans would have classes not starting classes until September 11th and not include a traditional February break.  As you can imagine the move has been controversial, as many parents plan winter vacations around the annual February break. 

If you have kids in a Buffalo school, you can make your feelings known by taking this survey at

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