Our strong sense of community, easy lifestyle and affordability are why Forbes magazine ranks Buffalo one of the top 10 U.S. cities to raise a family. The magazine also ranks Buffalo as the "No. 1 Best City for Working Mothers."
Western New York is home to excellent school districts, many of which have received statewide and national recognition.
There are numerous private school options, including parochial schools.
Options for residents of Buffalo include the Buffalo Public
Schools, as well as a growing number of charter schools. The
Buffalo district’s City Honors High School has
repeatedly made Newsweek’s list of the top 10 U.S. high
schools in the country.
In Western New York, your family can explore nature, absorb
culture and have fun at every turn.
Our family-friendly destinations and attractions include: