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Pulitzer Prize-winning alum talks with City Honors students

Posted 2 weeks ago

It's not every day that a Pulitzer Prize winner visits with our students!

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Finland's Leticia Choir to Perform at City Honors

Posted 5 months ago

On Thursday, June 21st, at 9:10 a.m., the Leticia Choir from Finland will be our special guests for a choral performance.

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Jake Halpern '93 Wins Pulitzer

Posted 7 months ago

CHS Alum, Jake Halpern '93, has been announced as a Pulitzer Prize winner in journalism!

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Masten Park High School Yearbooks Now Online

Posted 8 months ago

A digitized collection of the earliest yearbooks of Buffalo’s second high school are now published for all to access at: https://nyheritage.org/collections/masten-park-high-school-chronicle-yearbooks

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City Honors marks one-month anniversary of Parkland shooting

Posted 9 months ago

City Honors students worked collaboratively with faculty and the school administration to come up with what they thought would be the best way to exhibit solidarity with the Parkland victims and survivors.

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Anything Goes: CHS Spring Musical - March 16-18, 2018

Posted 9 months ago

Anything Goes

Friday, March 16th at 7 pm
Saturday, March 17th at 7 pm
Sunday, March 18th at 2 pm

$7 adults, $5 students and children 12 and under

Tickets available at the door!

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Opening reception for Ben Entner Inspired Inflatable Sculptures

Posted 11 months ago

The opening reception will take place before the Winter Concert on Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 4-6pm. 

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The 38th Annual Keeping the Dream Alive Assembly is Friday, January 12th at 9 am

Posted 11 months ago

Learn. Refresh. Energize. Please join us on The Hilltop for the 38th Annual 'Keeping The Dream Alive' Ceremony!

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The CHS Annual Winter Bazaar is Friday, December 15th

Posted 1 year ago

The Annual Winter Bazaar will be held from 10:45 am - 1:45 pm in the school atrium on Friday, December 15th. CHS community members are invited to attend and should enter via the main entrance of the school.

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City Honors Art featured in Civil Writes Project - The Buffalo News

Posted 1 year ago

On November 5, 2017, the Buffalo News featured an article about City Honors involvement in the Civil Writes Project and events surrounding the 50th anniversary of Dr. King speaking in Buffalo.

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Congratulations to 9th grader, Ruby Zephyr Soudant, on being featured on this week's cover of Public magazine

Posted 1 year ago

Ruby's Watercolors exhibit will open this Sunday. An opening reception will take place from 4 - 6 pm on Sunday, September 24 at Rust Belt Books (415 Grant Street, Buffalo, NY 14213).

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Former NASA Administrator visits City Honors

Posted 1 year ago

On Tuesday, September 19, 2017, City Honors School was privileged to have Maj. Gen. Charlie Bolden, Jr. (USMC-Ret.) speak to a group of students in Grades 5-12 about his experiences as both a NASA Astronaut and the 12th NASA Administrator (he served from July 2009 - January 2017).

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Breaking News: Fosdick Street Becomes One Way

Posted 1 year ago

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 marked the debut of a new traffic pattern on Fosdick Street. It is now one way starting at North Street and heading north to Best Street.

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10th grade Centaur wins 26th Congressional District Art Competition

Posted 1 year ago

Congratulations to sophomore Cecelia Favorito for winning the 26th District Congressional Art Competition "Best of WNY" Art Competition.

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Excellent showing for City Honors Crew at States in Saratoga Springs

Posted 1 year ago

The State Championships for Crew took place this past weekend (May 13-14) in Saratoga Springs and City Honors again placed extremely well against competition from around NYS.

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CHS students participate in NYSSMA vocal solofest

Posted 1 year ago

Nine City Honors School vocal students attended the New York State School Music Association's solofest at both Lewiston-Porter and Pioneer High School on May 6th and May 13th. Each student prepared, and was coached on, a vocal solo that each then sang for a professional adjudicator who scored them and gave comments.

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City Honors has historic day at the 2017 New York State History Day: Taking a Stand in History competition

Posted 1 year ago

Hundreds of students, in grades six through twelve, traveled to Cooperstown from all corners of the state to present their papers, documentaries, exhibits, websites, and performances.

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City Honors School Cultivates Bumper Crop of NCAA College Recruits

Posted 1 year ago

A signing ceremony took place on Tuesday, April 25th at 9 am in the Museum Room of City Honors School for three of four seniors who will be playing NCAA-level athletics in college next year.

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Four Students Participate in Puerto Rican State Legislature & Youth Leadership Institute

Posted 1 year ago

City Honors School congratulates Jonathon Figueroa, Ariana DeJesus Rodriguez, Mariam Al-Jabi-Lopez, and Jamil Kaseem-Lopez for their outstanding work at the Puerto Rican Hispanic State Legislature and Youth Leadership Institute held in Albany, NY from March 24-27, 2017.

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Grease is the word! Come see our spring musical March 17-19!

Posted 1 year ago

City Honors School will be performing Grease on Friday, March 17th at 7 pm, Saturday, March 18th at 7 pm, and Sunday, March 19th at 2 pm in the school auditorium.

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Junior Maggie Munschauer wins U19 NYS Slalom Championship!

Posted 1 year ago

Congratulations to Maggie Munschauer ’18 who won the New York State Ski Racing Association Women's U19 Slalom State Championship this past weekend at Gore Mountain.

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Senior Allie Banas named WNY HS Club Hockey League 1st team All Star

Posted 1 year ago

Congratulations to Senior Allie Banas on being named as a 1st team All-Star for the Western New York High School Club Hockey League.

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STARS Students Complete After-School Computer Animation Course

Posted 1 year ago

The CHS STARS program (STudents with Autism Rising to Success) would like to say thank you to Elderwood, Villa Maria College, Mr. Jeremy Toth, The CH/FMP Foundation, and Children's Hospital of Buffalo for making the MAYA animation program possible.

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Senior Karly Masters selected for the All-State NYSSMA Orchestra

Posted 1 year ago

Congratulations to senior Karly Masters! For the second year in a row, she has been selected as a member of the All-State NYSSMA Orchestra.

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CH/FMP Foundation Takes Title to Historic Fosdick Field! Funding Campaign Launched

Posted 2 years ago

The City Honors/Fosdick-Masten Park Foundation has taken title to historic Fosdick Field. Reuniting the full campus of our school that was pulled apart in 1977 is no longer just a dream.

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CHS students selected to attend Sustainable Agriculture Conference

Posted 2 years ago

Congratulations to freshman Samiyah Kinsey and junior Lucy Handman for being selected to attend the Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group Conference that took place in Hartford, CT in mid-November.

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Orchestra Students Selected to Perform with The Piano Guys at Sheas on 12/3

Posted 2 years ago

Six City Honors Orchestra students have been selected to perform with The Piano Guys during the piece, "Beethoven's 5 Secrets." The Piano Guys will be performing at Shea's Performing Arts Center on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 7:30 pm.

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CHS Girls X-C finish best season ever; 10th grader Favorito competes at States

Posted 2 years ago

Congratulations to the CHS Girls Cross Country Team, led by CHS English teacher, Frank DiLeo, for their excellent showing this season!

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Sydney Johnson '16 trading in Cardinal Red for Big Green and Division 1 Rugby at Dartmouth

Posted 2 years ago

Congratulations to Sydney Johnson '16 from the CHS Girls Rugby Team who will be playing Division I rugby for Dartmouth College in the fall and was featured in this article highlighting Dartmouth's incoming recruits.

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Art exhibition of photographs taken by young Syrian refugees – reception on June 2, 2016

Posted 2 years ago

City Honors Presents, The Most Important Picture: Life Through the Eyes of Syrian Refugee Children

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Housing Authority Approves Sale of Historic Fosdick Field to CH/FMP Foundation

Posted 2 years ago

Four decades after it was severed from our school campus, a vote today by the the The Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority board paved the way for the return of historic Fosdick Field!

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NFTA Police Commend City Honors Freshman, Joshua Spencer

Posted 2 years ago

The leadership of the Niagara Frontier Transit Authority (NFTA) Police Department came to City Honors School on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 to recognize City Honors freshman Joshua Spencer for actions he took on an NFTA metro train in mid-December.

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CHS Celebrates Grant for Chinese Language Program

Posted 2 years ago

On February 24th, City Honors will have a school-wide assembly to celebrate being named a "Confucius Classroom School."

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An Inspirational 36th Annual Keeping the Dream Alive Assembly Took Place on Friday, January 15, 2016

Posted 2 years ago

Earlier today, the 36th Keeping the Dream Alive Assembly took place at City Honors School. The Keeping the Dream Alive Student Award was given to three outstanding seniors this year: Misa Buscemi, Skylar Cerbone, and Sydney Johnson.

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