Pinnacle Charter School

District: Buffalo City
Authorizer: NYS Board of Regents
The Pinnacle Charter School employs a year-round school calendar, with a 187 day school year broken into trimesters. The school day runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. with extended academic periods. The school embraces the principles of the Coalition of Essential Schools, with communication as its focus. The school offers foreign language instruction beginning in Kindergarten and physical education with a heavy emphasis on healthy habits. Average class size is 20 students.