Nichols News & Events

Mike Keiser '63 was inducted into the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame on November 1 as a member of that organization's 2017 class. Mike has been named by several golf publications as one of the most powerful and influential people in the game of golf. Born and raised in East Aurora, Mike played soccer and tennis at Nichols School and played golf at Amherst College.

Introducing... Water Wednesday!

Did you know that Nichols has a theme for the 2017-2018 school year? This year's theme is Water and Community, and our entire school is involving water in everything we do! Here to explain more is seventh-grade science teacher, Sandy Smith '93.

At Nichols

Every student is a story

Nichols is a place where passions are nurtured and intellects are sharpened. Our small, rigorous, classes are led by talented faculty who love what they teach and know their students personally.

9 of 10

alumni say they were exceptionally or very well prepared for college

85 %

of Nichols seniors were admitted to "most competitive" or "highly competitive" colleges

8 to 1

student faculty ratio, so each student receives individual attention

30 acre

campus in the heart of North Buffalo

20

AP classes, with a curriculum that goes beyond the limitations of standardized testing

1 of 3

graduates will play a collegiate sport

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Our Profiles:

Nichols Voices

Mr. Cammarata
Geography

"The students, my colleagues, parents, and everyone I meet during my day are the reason this is such an extraordinary place to learn and teach."

Elaina
Class of '22

"I love all of my teachers at Nichols. They're inviting, engaging, and always happy to help."

Pablo
Class of '19

“Nichols is about being yourself. You can be the artist. You can be the scientist. You can be the dancer. You're encouraged and expected to be you."

Mrs. Olena
Theatre

"Coming to Nichols, where teachers are passionate about their subjects and where getting a great education is central to the students' lives, was like coming home."

Bella
Class of '18

"My passions for science and volunteering have really grown during my time at Nichols as I have so many opportunities to live out my passions everyday."

Tommy
Class of '17

"I'm really excited for the hockey season. My teammates are my best friends, we are a big family."

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