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Mary Queen of Angels School to Celebrate Catholic Schools Week

Mary Queen of Angels School to Celebrate Catholic Schools Week

Students, faculty, staff and families at Mary Queen of Angels School in Cheektowaga are looking forward to Catholic Schools Week with great anticipation! Located at 160 Rosewood Terrace, the Pre-K through Grade 8 regional Catholic school serves children from Amherst, Buffalo, Cheektowaga, Depew, Sloan, West Seneca and Williamsville.

Catholic Schools Week will kick off with 6 p.m. Mass on Saturday, January 29, at Queen of Martyrs Church. An ice cream social for Mary Queen of Angels students will take place in the school immediately following Mass.

Monday, January 31, will be P.J. Day at the school. Due to a faculty meeting, students will have just a half-day of school on January 31.

Development of a Meaningful IEP (Spanish Version)

Development of a Meaningful IEP (Spanish Version)

February 16, 2011 (Spanish Version)

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Development of a Meaningful Individualized Education Program (IEP)

Every child receiving Special Education services has an Individualized Education Program (IEP). What is an IEP? Where do I begin? Is it truly individualized to fit my child’s needs?  Receive tips and tools to become more involved in the planning of your child’s education.

Development of a Meaningful IEP

Development of a Meaningful IEP

February 16, 2011 (Spanish Version)

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Development of a Meaningful Individualized Education Program (IEP)

Every child receiving Special Education services has an Individualized Education Program (IEP). What is an IEP? Where do I begin? Is it truly individualized to fit my child’s needs? Receive tips and tools to become more involved in the planning of your child’s education.

Hispanics United of Buffalo

Special Education: What's It All About? (Spanish)

Special Education: What's It All About? (Spanish)

February 9, 2011 (Spanish version)

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Special Education: What’s it all about?

Gain a better understanding of the special education process. Learn how to help develop an Individualized Education Program (IEP). Know what to expect at a Committee on Special Education (CSE)/Committee on Preschool Special Education (CPSE) meeting.

Parent Network of WNY

First Annual Winter Carnival at the Historical Society: Indoor and Outdoor Activities for ALL AGES!

First Annual Winter Carnival at the Historical Society: Indoor and Outdoor Activities for ALL AGES!

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society's all-age, indoor/outdoor Winter Carnival will take place Sunday, January 23, 2011, from 1 to 4 p.m. This event is made possible with generous support from the Northwest Buffalo Community Center.

Special guest Sabretooth, the Buffalo Sabres' beloved mascot, will be here to greet visitors and pose for photos.

Outdoor activities include snowshoeing with Tifft Nature Preserve instructors, Iroquois Snowsnake game demonstrations, sledding, and snowman building.

Indoor activities will include face painting, arts & crafts, mini-museum tours and artifact scavenger hunts. In addition, everyone can enjoy live music from Vitamin D, a young local band that plays family-friendly reggae, funk and soul music. Indulge in delicious, locally made baked goods from Chrusciki Bakery, and free hot chocolate! Also the Museum’s model trains will be running all afternoon.

Hilbert Info Sessions Planned for Prospective Students

Hilbert Info Sessions Planned for Prospective Students

HAMBURG, N.Y. - Prospective students and families will have an opportunity to learn more about Hilbert College and its academic programs at special weekday information sessions scheduled to accommodate students who are off from school due to the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

On-campus holiday information sessions will be held at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Jan. 17 in Franciscan Hall. Each session will include an overview of Hilbert’s 13 academic majors and more than 50 minors and concentrations and financial aid opportunities.

Information also will be provided on Hilbert student life, including Hawks sports teams and the new lacrosse program, student organizations and clubs, and on-campus living options. Guided walking tours of the college’s Hamburg campus will be available to guests in attendance.

Special Education: What's It All About? (Spanish)

Special Education: What's It All About? (Spanish)

February 9, 2011 (Spanish version)

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Special Education: What’s it all about?

Gain a better understanding of the special education process. Learn how to help develop an Individualized Education Program (IEP). Know what to expect at a Committee on Special Education (CSE)/Committee on Preschool Special Education (CPSE) meeting.

Hispanics United of Buffalo