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This week's Faculty Friday stars Dr. Ramone Alexander, Director of Inclusivity and Community Building! Dr. Alexander reveals his secret singing talents, his favorite branch of medicine back when he was a resident physician, and why he loves Nichols!

Last Thursday and Friday, January 12th and 13th, Nichols School hosted the 3rd annual Nichols and EdCo Inclusivity Conference. The Conference included workshops, affinity sessions, and opening and closing ceremonies with keynote speaker Donisha Prendergast, a grandchild of Bob Marley and community activist.

"After competing undefeated through five rounds of a double elimination tournament, Max Newman '17 was ready to go into the final rounds as captain of the first seed in Robotic Capture the Flag..."

Preparations for Nichols School's and EdCo's third annual Inclusivity Conference is underway as students, faculty, and guest speakers review final details before the keynote address by Donisha Prendergast this Thursday evening.

For this week's Faculty Friday we are featuring Mr. Josh Ring, Middle School Science teacher! Mr. Ring discusses the importance of science education, why he loves Nichols, and even provides some recommendations for weekend excursions!

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


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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Nichols Voices

Mr. Cammarata

"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."

Class of '22

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

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

"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."

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."

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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