Admissions

At Nichols, you will find dedicated faculty focused on preparing students to thrive in the global community of the 21st century. With an average class size of 14, teachers foster each student’s talents beyond the limitations of standardized testing to develop intellectual and extra-curricular passions. Through challenging academics, exceptional art and athletic programs, and fulfilling leadership and character education opportunities, students are engaged in experiences suiting a wide range of talents and interests. Lasting friendships are forged with peers and teachers alike, and through meaningful relationships with advisors, teachers, coaches and other mentors, each and every student is known as an individual.

If you would like to learn more or schedule a visit, we encourage you to call the Admissions Office at 716.332.6325 today. We welcome your questions and the opportunity to tell you what makes Nichols an exceptional place. We look forward to hearing from you!

Contact Admissions

716.332.6325

admissions@nicholsschool.org

Fast facts
Average Class Size: 14
Student/Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Acres: 30
Founded: 1892
Average Enrollment: 570
Boy/Girl Ratio: 50% / 50%
Endowment: $25 million
AP Classes: 20


UPCOMING EVENTS

October

  • Sunday, October 1: All-School Open House, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Thursday, October 19: Middle School See Us in Action, 8-10 a.m.
  • Saturday, October 21: Admissions Test, 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Friday, October 27: Upper School See Us in Action, 7:45-9:45 a.m.

November

  • Thursday, November 9th - Upper School See Us In Action, 7:45 - 9:45 a.m.
  • Friday, November 10th - Admissions Test and Financial Aid Workshop, 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, November 14th - Middle School See Us In Action, 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
  • Saturday, November 18th - Young Scholars' Workshop, 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.