Education

May 15, 2019
New York urged to allocate more resources for multilingual students
New York urged to allocate more resources for multilingual students

The Ibero-American Action League is asking New York state to allocate adequate funding for the education of multilingual students in Rochester.

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May 14, 2019
Rochester City School District selects superintendent finalists
Rochester City School District selects superintendent finalists

The four finalists for the Rochester City School District superintendent position were introduced to the community during public meetings in early May.

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April 16, 2019
Plan created for aiding struggling Rochester schools
Plan created for aiding struggling Rochester schools

The Rochester City School District recently submitted to the state education department an action plan for improving 10 of its low-performing schools.

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April 16, 2019
Receivership workshop offered

The Rochester City School District’s Office of Parent Engagement will present the workshop “What is a Receivership School?” on May 15 at 5:30 p.m. at Mary McLeod Bethune School No. 45, 1445 Clifford Ave., Rochester.

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April 16, 2019
List of superintendent candidates narrows

A search firm assisting the Rochester City School District in hiring a new superintendent has recommended a handful of applicants out of a pool of 30 to be interviewed for the position.

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April 16, 2019
Layoffs suggested to help close budget gap

Laying off more than 300 employees is among the measures being proposed to close a $40 million deficit in the Rochester City School District’s 2019-20 budget.

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April 16, 2019
Report notes Rochester City School District’s progress in addressing issues

A state-appointed education consultant released his initial quarterly report last month regarding the Rochester City School District’s progress in addressing its poor performance.

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April 16, 2019
New website offers school-funding information
New York state launched a new website last month to provide school-funding transparency.
 
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February 12, 2019
Rochester City School District responds to education consultant’s report
Rochester City School District responds to education consultant’s report

By a 4-2 margin Feb. 6, the Rochester City School District voted to submit its response to the Distinguished Educator Report filed last November. 

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February 12, 2019
Community discussions note school district’s challenges

In response to the November release of a state education official’s report for the Rochester City School District, Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren hosted a series of public meetings to discuss the challenges the district is facing.

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