• covid-19



    The Buffalo Public School District is committed to providing families and staff with updates on COVID-19, commonly referred to as Coronavirus. The health and safety of our community is a shared responsibility that is always our top priority. As you know, the situation with the COVID-19 Coronavirus is rapidly evolving.


    COVID-19 Dashboard

    The New York State COVID-19 dashboard below provides data on positive cases of students and staff within the Buffalo Public Schools. To find BPS’s data, click on "Public Schools"... then in the search box type “BUFFALO CITY SD” and click search to view the information. 


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    Erie County COVID-19 Information for Schools

    The BPS District collaborates with the Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) on all positive COVID-19 cases involving students and staff. All contact tracing is done through the ECDOH. If you and or your child(ren) are impacted by a positive case, you will be contacted by a ECDOH contact tracer. If the ECDOH indicates that there is anything further that needs to occur at the District level, we will updated the community accordingly. 

    ECDOH School Reopening Guidance

    **To comply with health privacy regulations, no identifying information will be shared about a person who tests positive for COVID-19.



Learning Resources for Home
Health and Wellness Resources

Meal Pick-Up
Employee Wellness and Telemedicine


    Reopening Plans February 1, 2021


    • Learning will be 100% remote for the opening of this school year.

    • Please CLICK HERE to visit our Reopening Plans page as we begin to bring students and staff back to in-person instruction beginning Febraury 1, 2021.
    • Food distribution and childcare for essential health care workers will continue.





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