• Welcome to the Buffalo Public Schools High School Application Process for the 2021-2022 School Year

    Buffalo Public Schools is home to 18 high schools that offer a wide variety of innovative programs to meet the academic interests of students. We want all of our students to attend a school that best fits their needs and long-range goals. Families have the option to apply to a career technical (CTE), general education, or a specialized program.

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    Let’s get you started! Click HERE to learn about BPS high schools and programs that will set you up to successfully pursue your passions, career goals, or higher education.


    Now that you have reviewed our innovative high schools, it’s time to begin the application process.


    Please note: The deadline date for submission is Friday, February 12, 2021.



     NEW OR RETURNING STUDENTS (attending a Charter, Private/Parochial or another district) – APPLY HERE


    Please note: If you are a new and returning student and require a paper application click HERE to print a copy.


    Once you have submitted your application, you will receive a confirmation email.


    If you need assistance, please contact your child’s school; the counselor can assist. You can also contact Student Placement & Registration via email at BPSSchoolChoiceApplication@buffaloschools.org or via telephone at (716) 816-3717.



     IMPORTANT INFORMATION! Students applying to Buffalo Academy for Visual & Performing Arts must sumbit a Recommendation Form from a professional (artistic instructor) as well as schedule an audition.


    CLICK HERE to complete the Buffalo Academy for Visual & Performing Arts Recommendation Form.

    CLICK HERE to Schedule an Audition.





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     Students applying to Hutchinson Central Technical High School must register  for testing.


    CLICK HERE to obtain more information about test  dates and application process for Hutchinson Central Technical High School.