El Mensajero (English)

Education

March 14, 2018
Rochester bilingual academy aids displaced Puerto Rican students
Rochester bilingual academy aids displaced Puerto Rican students

EMC photo by John Haeger

More than two dozen teachers from Puerto Rico have been hired to work with nearly 600 children from the island who enrolled in the Rochester City School District after Hurricane Maria.

Read More
By Annette Jiménez/EMC
Comments(0)
March 14, 2018
Building project helps to modernize Rochester schools
Building project helps to modernize Rochester schools

James Monroe High School will serve as a flagship project for the second phase of a Rochester Schools Modernization Program underway for buildings throughout the Rochester City School District.

Read More
By Annette Jiménez/EMC
Comments(0)
February 14, 2018
Rochester City School District makes headway on ‘Path Forward’
Rochester City School District makes headway on ‘Path Forward’

As the Rochester City School District reviews recommendations to improve schools and increase student achievement, certain steps in its “Path Forward” plan have already been taken.

Read More
By Annette Jiménez/EMC
Comments(0)
February 14, 2018
Catholic schools aim to boost Latino student enrollment
Catholic schools aim to boost Latino student enrollment

Several schools around the Diocese of Rochester are starting to see the fruits of their efforts to boost Latino student enrollment.

Read More
By Annette Jiménez/EMC
Comments(0)
February 14, 2018
Rochester City School District’s graduation rate reaches new high

The graduation rate for the Rochester City School District has reached its highest level since 2005.

Read More
Comments(0)
December 12, 2017
Rochester City School District seeks to fill vacant board seat
Comments(0)
November 14, 2017
Rochester City School District seeks ideas to improve schools
Rochester City School District seeks ideas to improve schools

The Rochester City School District is looking for a “Path Forward” to improve city schools and increase student achievement.

Read More
By Annette Jiménez/EMC
Comments(0)
October 18, 2017
Education program supports at-risk youths
Education program supports at-risk youths

Rachael White lives with a relative and six other children in the city of Rochester. Home life is usually so busy that she isn’t able to get a lot of help with homework, said the 16-year-old East High School junior. So, when a friend recommended the Liberty Partnerships Program at Monroe Community College, which offers personalized tutoring among its services, Rachael said she quickly enrolled.

Read More
Comments(0)
September 12, 2017
Rochester City School District notes plans to boost achievement

The Rochester City School District will conduct a public hearing regarding the Contract for Excellence next month.

Read More
Comments(0)
September 12, 2017
Rochester City School District kids score low in math, reading

Rochester City School District students in grades 3-8 scored well below the state average for reading and math proficiency, according to results from the New York State Education Department.

Read More
Comments(0)
More Results: