The Nardin Difference

Three schools, two campuses, one Academy.

Founded in 1857, Nardin Academy is the oldest independent, Catholic school in Buffalo, consisting of a co-ed Montessori, co-ed elementary, and a high school for young women.

Known within Western New York for academic excellence, Nardin Academy encourages life-long learning and helps students ignite curiosity and find their inner passion and innate potential.

We invite you to explore our three schools, and discover the Nardin Difference.

History & Tradition

Discover over 150 years of Catholic education. Learn more.

Why Montessori

Since 1963, we have fostered curiosity and exploration alongside academic skills.
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Project-Based

Our dynamic K-8 classrooms appeal to different learning styles and go beyond regular curriculum. Click to learn more.

Why All-Girls

We are committed to all-girls education at one of the most transformative stages in a girl's life. Click to learn more.