Saturday, August 17, 2013
A tour was scheduled of Bennett High School. It was one of the best schools in Buffalo when we attended in the early 1970s. Now with all the highest achieving students going to magnet schools, Bennett is left to work with the rest. However, with a reconstruction in 2007, the building itself is in great shape.
The school auditorium seats were refurbished:
All classrooms have a smart board:
Same old murals in the second floor hall:
The balcony over the gyn was closed off for safety, and turned into lecture rooms:
afeteria became the Blue Cafeteria:
I think this sign was there in the 1970s:
Sunday, August 18, 2013
On our way home, we stopped at Chestnut Ridge Park.
Cichorium intybus/Common Chicory:
Kent proves he was there: