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University of Rochester, city schools to continue partnership for three more years

The state education department has approved a continued relationship between the University of Rochester and the Rochester City School District. The...
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Mon, 06/22/2020 - 5:04pm
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RCSD-University of Rochester partnership with East HS is extended

The Rochester School Board has voted to extend the partnership with the University of Rochester for operating East High School. That’s been going on for...
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Fri, 02/28/2020 - 2:27pm
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Portrait series honors historical leaders of color

East High School is honoring leaders of color with the help of local artist Shawn Dunwoody. Dunwoody painted public portraits of historical figures like...
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Fri, 01/10/2020 - 9:36am
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East High students protest RCSD budget cuts

East High School students, like senior Madison Smith, walked out of their classes on Monday to protest the district’s plan to layoff more than 150...
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Mon, 12/09/2019 - 6:44pm
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The state says 14 'struggling schools' are making progress

More than a dozen schools around the state initially designated as ‘struggling’ by the NYS Education Department have been making progress. The state...
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Fri, 11/08/2019 - 11:49am
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Rochester City School District graduation rates climb

The Rochester City School District's 2018-19 graduation rate is 58 percent. Though it is still low, it's an increase of 4.5 percentage points over last...
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Wed, 08/14/2019 - 7:57am
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Connections: Discussing the University of Rochester EPO's progress report for East High School

When the University of Rochester signed on to serve as the Educational Partnership Organization (EPO) for struggling East High School, UR...
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Fri, 07/19/2019 - 10:51am
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WATCH: What is East High's next chapter?

https://youtu.be/k6uakMKTSlk Five years ago the saying "East High Lives" was like a mantra of sorts for students, teachers, and community members,...
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Sun, 06/30/2019 - 7:01am
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WATCH: What's next for East High; The Awesome Project

https://youtu.be/RcLnUkC-j5k It's been called everything from "an experiment" to "a project." Now that a five year partnership between East High and the...
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Fri, 06/28/2019 - 6:34am
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When sarcasm in the classroom builds bridges

If delivered in the right way, sarcasm has a constructive purpose in the classroom, according to a recent study from the University of Rochester. Joanne...
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Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:11am
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