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911 Abbott Road
Buffalo, NY 14220

(716) 816-4922
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September 10, 2013
I cannot say enough about this school. The teachers are excellent and always willing to go above and beyond to help our their students. They are top notch! The principal, Mrs. Conrad is amazing. She always makes you feel welcome no matter what the circumstance. The children love her! The Buffalo School system is always being attacked , but there are diamonds in the rough and Discovery is one of them. I am very proud that my daughter attends school in Buffalo at Discovery and look forward to many happy years here.

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September 04, 2011
All 3 of my children attend this school and they love it! It truely is a "Hands on Minds on Learning" experience.

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August 26, 2011
My one son started attending this school last year. The teachers that he had were great and went above and beyond the call of duty. I have another child that attends a different public school and to see the degree of difference is a disappointment. I wish that both of my children could attend Discovery school. If not one of the best it is the best public school in the city of Buffalo.

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December 31, 2008
Discovery is a wonderful school, it's the best choice I ever made for my child. The teachers go above and beyond the call of duty. The principal is right on top of things and should be commended for the job she does. The district should take pride in Discovery school because it's top notch.

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November 25, 2007
this school is great and i think the parent who wrote other wise must have a child in trouble. The principle is fair and won't take any garbage that is the way it should be...I had a child at a catholic school that could have used our principle for one day to straighten things out. Parents need to get with the program and pay more attention to thier kids school work and lives

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November 07, 2007
Discovery School has and continues to make great strides as others remain stagnant or take steps backwards. I have never nor have I heard of any problems with the principle. I believe the 2 comments concerning this are from one unhappy, and dare I say unreasonable parent. The education your child receives is top notch. When my son transferred from Catholic school, it took him 2 years to catch up, but now he is on the honor roll. Discovery now has a track team & basketball team. They also have a baseball and hockey team in the works. A+++

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October 11, 2007
The school is great but the principal does have a real problem in the way she deals with parents.

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October 02, 2007
I am astounded to hear about the last comment. As a parent of children at Discovery School #67 I have never had a negative experience in all my years involved with the school. The staff is always supportive and professional. The test scores are among the highest in the city. From what I understand, the waiting list is a mile long- you are fortunate to have the opportunity to send your children there.

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September 26, 2007
This school is terrible. From day one we had problems with the teacher & principal. They were unwilling to work with us. Teachers for pre-K are the worst. Also, I was disgusted at the way the principal treated the parents. Do your kids a favor & don't send them there. Check into charter schools... they are well worth it!

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March 13, 2006
great school, great location in south buffalo, also services kaisertown... full day pre-k to grade 7 for 2006-07 school year...school just reopended after undergoing $14 million in renovations...programs and facilities match any suburban community.

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February 05, 2006
Excellent school. Teachers go out of their way to ensure student success. They've really began to add extra curricular activities since school was moved to its permant home. Couldn't be happier with the quality and caring at Discovery School.

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May 31, 2005
excellent program with qualified, caring teachers. Very involved families. Great learning environment!! Increasing amount of extracurricular activities. Broad selection of clubs for children to enrich their education.

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Discovery School
911 Abbott Road, Buffalo, NY  14220
(716) 816-4922
Last modified Discovery School is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Discovery School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 16 reviews. Top