Upper School Admissions Test

Upper School applicants are required to take our Upper School Admissions Test.  
  • Thursday, December 29 – 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. 
To register for one of our Upper School Admissions Testing Days, please login to your SchoolAdmin Parent Portal.


List of 5 events.

  • Alumni Holiday Party

    Get into the holiday spirit with alumni and friends at the Nichols Alumni Holiday Party on Friday, December 22. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and an open bar at Hydraulic Hearth, owned by Harry Zemsky '07.

    Registration page: 
  • Prince Lecture 2024

    The 2024 Prince Lecture will feature Jeffrey Linsky '59 who is a Research Professor Emeritus in the Department of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences at the University of Colorado in Boulder. Linsky travels the world to study total solar eclipse and will be in Buffalo for the 2024 eclipse and is excited to share his knowledge.
  • Nichols Night 2024

    Save the date for Nichols Night 2024. 
    As the school's major fundraising event, all proceeds - 100% of donations - benefit the students' education.  
  • Reunion 2024

    Save the date for Reunion 2024.  The All-alumni party on the Nichols Quad will take place Friday night, June 7.

    Registration will open in Spring 2024.
  • Nichols Golf Open

    The Nichols Golf Open will be taking place at Cloverbank Country Club in Hamburg, NY. 
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Nichols School is a nationally recognized college preparatory coed independent school with a 130-year history.