I am a former student who just gradurated from futures in 2005. Futures Acedemy is a wonderful school and have very good teachers. they waste no time with education because it is inportant to them as well as you. They make sure the parents are involved in everything and have their full support for the
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Posted by a former student on 01/06/06
I am a recent graduate of Futures Academy, who had attened the school since the first day of Pre-Kindergarden (also known as pre-k) I think it is a great school and the teachers are the very best. They are kind, nice, caring, and understanding, I greatly miss them, and the school itself.
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* In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
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A school system may identify 10% to 15% or more of its student population as gifted and talented. A brief description of each area of giftedness or talent as defined by the Office of Gifted and Talented:
general intellectual ability or talent - high intelligence test score (usually two standard deviations above the mean), and high levels of vocabulary, memory, abstract work knowledge and abstract reasoning;
specific academic aptitude or talent in one area such as mathematics or language arts;
creative and productive thinking, the ability to produce new ideas;
leadership ability, the ability to direct individuals or groups to a common decision or action;
visual and performing arts, special talents in visual art, music, dance, drama, or other related studies;
psychomotor ability, such as practical, spatial, mechanical, and physical skills.
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Special Education Classes
A school or program within a school that provides services and training to students with moderate to severe mental and/or physical disabilities.
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Programs offering GED or equivalent courses for adults within regular schools, whether classes are held during evening or daytime schedules.
English as Second Language
English language classes for students whose first language is not English.
Buffalo schools — P.s. 37 Futures Academy is located at 295 Carlton St, Buffalo NY 14204. 295 Carlton St is in the 14204 ZIP code in Buffalo, NY The school district for P.s. 37 Futures Academy is the Buffalo City School District. P.s. 37 Futures Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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