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Rochester's school board gets ready for some changes

One impact from Tuesday’s elections is that the Rochester school board will lose a longtime member. Malik Evans, who is also a former president of the...
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Thu, 11/09/2017 - 12:51am
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Future of RCSD School 41: Close or forced receivership

After a review of the schools in receivership in New York State last year, two failed to show significant progress and one of them was in Rochester....
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Wed, 11/01/2017 - 6:33am
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Meeting held on proposed "recovery" high school in Gates

Organizers of a proposed “recovery” high school in Rochester say they're making progress in their goal of establishing a school dedicated to students...
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Wed, 11/01/2017 - 6:20am
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Construction Career Day introduces local youth to trade work

Local students were able to get out of the classroom Thursday to learn more about the hands-on work of construction, welding and plumbing. The occasion...
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Fri, 10/27/2017 - 11:36am
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ROC the Future annual report: some gains, but challenges remain

The Rochester community is seeing improvements in the annual report card that tracks key measures for children in the city, but there are still...
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Wed, 10/18/2017 - 9:11am
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Gov. Cuomo releases numbers on Excelsior Scholarship participation

Governor Andrew Cuomo says that approximately 53 percent of full-time SUNY and CUNY in-state students, more than 210,000 New York residents, are going...
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Mon, 10/02/2017 - 5:23am
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Student summit gathers opinions on future of Rochester high schools

More than 400 high school students in the city of Rochester had a half-day Friday. That's because they attended a student summit on high school redesign...
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Sat, 09/30/2017 - 1:51am
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East H.S. officials update the community on the UR partnership

The name isn’t the only thing different about East High School. The East Upper and Lower Schools updated the community on its progress in its annual...
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Fri, 09/29/2017 - 5:53am
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Connections: The impact of New York State's special education crisis

Parents of hundreds of children with special needs in New York State say their kids are not receiving the services they need. A recent report in the...
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Mon, 09/18/2017 - 2:22pm
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Brockport Teacher named NYS Teacher of the Year

A Brockport School District teacher has been named the New York State Teacher of the Year. The honor goes to Christopher Albrecht, a fourth-grade...
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Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:40am
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