Rochester City School Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard released a statement regarding Mayor Bob Duffy's proposed takeover of city schools. He will soon be a guest LIVE on 1370 Connection with WXXI's Bob Smith.
Then Rochester Mayor Robert Duffy declared his desire in 2010 to take over control of the Rochester City School District. Duffy says the future of the city - its children and families - depends on city government fully consolidating with the school district into one organization.
Many students who spent time in neonatal intensive care units as babies face difficult challenges in school - a fact the Rochester City School District must deal with to achieve the goals in its strategic plan.