New Buffalo

Area Schools

Exceptional schools, exceptional community - building success together!

School Board Meeting

  • School Board Meeting

    Monday, March 30 at 7pm

    The meeting will be live via Zoom

    Join the meeting at Zoom

COVID Community Resources


  • Volunteer

New Student Online Registration


    New Student Registration

    Parents of returning students must log in to PowerSchool and click on the Registration button located on the left side.

     New Buffalo Area Schools District Map





School Closure Food Delivery


    New Buffalo Area Schools announces the sponsorship of feeding all children during an unexpected school closure. Free meals will be made available for children 18 years of age and under or persons up to age 26 who are enrolled in an educational program for the mentally or physically disabled that is recognized by a State or local public educational agency. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided without regard to residence, race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

    Schedule of deliveries during the closure, every: Monday (two breakfast, two lunches) Wednesday (two breakfast, two lunches)
    Friday (three breakfast, three lunches)

    Elementary School Door #2 (back of cafeteria): 11:30 am to Noon

    High School Doors #7 and #8 (back of cafeteria): 11:30 am to Noon

    Judy’s Motel: 12:15 pm to 12:45 pm

    Oakview Estate Apartments: 12:15 pm to 12:45 pm

    New Buffalo Library Parking Lot: 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm

    Corner of Buffalo Street and Harrison Street (Across from Converge Church) 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm

    Contact Food Service Director,

    Patty Iazzetto at 269-469-6048 or for:

    Students with food allergies
    Families cannot get to the locations listed above

    We will not be selling meals to adults at this time.

    We are approved to serve meals through April 5th, unless the Governor extends the closure.

    Families - have you been laid off, had a reduction in hours, been approved for State benefits or financially been affected due to COVID-19?

    Please apply for meal benefits at 
    Even if you receive meal benefits currently, please re-apply now.
    Applications will be processed on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
    Your student(s) will have the benefit when we return
    to school, if the application is approved.
    Contact Patty Iazzetto at or 269-469-6048.


    ************************************************************************ Non-discrimination Statement: In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

    Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

    To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; fax: (202) 690-7442; or email:

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider. ***********************************************************************

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Blue Ribbon School


  • Executive Order 2020-16 calls upon Michigan’s ISDs to coordinate community efforts to support child care needs for essential workers during the COVID-19 crisis. Berrien RESA, Lewis Cass ISD and Van Buren ISD are answering the call and have developed a plan in collaboration with Southwest Child Care Resources and United Way of Southwest Michigan, and in special partnership with the YMCA of Michiana.


    The plan asks essential workers (as defined in Executive Order 2020-16) find help by calling the statewide assistance number 2-1-1 or by visiting me Once a worker’s information has been collected, a local representative will contact the essential worker within 24-48 hours to assist in finding an open child care facility with capacity to address child care needs.


    Local districts are encouraged to post information on their websites using the attached social media badge and linking the badge to  


  • New Buffalo High School's Envirothon team, Icarus Feathers, is taking a part in the Lexus Eco Challenge. Please click the link below for more info about their project:

    NBAS Solar Heat Collector Webpage

District Calendar

Academic State Champs

  • New Buffalo Area Schools is a 2018 Academic State Champs School District

    New Buffalo Area Schools was honored on February 13th with a 2018 Academic State Champion School District by Bridge Magazine.

    Only 30 school district statewide received this honor. Those honored are published on Bridge’s website.

    New Buffalo Area Schools and other 2018 Academic State Champs are honored for how much students progress from third to eighth grade, using a Stanford University analysis of more than 500 public school district in Michigan. The research was part of national study of millions of students that measured academic performance and a host of socioeconomic data, from income and family structure to income and family education.

    Bridge Magazine will feature a Compare Your School District Tool so educators and parents can compare student growth with neighboring districts, peers, or really any school district across the state.

    Bridge Magazine welcome educators and parents to wear your Academic State Champ label with pride. The report includes a simple way for anyone in our district to receive free Academic State Champs bumper stickers.

    Congratulation Staff and Students for the hard work and dedication.

About Us

  • As well as offering a high quality of teaching and extra-curricular activities to our students, we also have a commitment to ensure that our students receive the best guidance and support so they feel happy and safe here and are; therefore, able to thrive and achieve academically.

    New Buffalo High School has been awarded one of the Top 2000 High Schools In America for four years in row. U.S. and World News Report Top Schools - #7 in Michigan and #221 in the Nation. 


Mission Statement

  • The New Buffalo Area Schools, in partnership with our community, will provide opportunities for students to achieve their personal best, become responsible and productive global citizens, and embrace lifelong learning in a safe and positive environment.  We believe all children can learn and excel with developmentally appropriate materials, practices, and strategies.