Rochester City School Board

Cuomo's budget calls for monitor to oversee Rochester City School District

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s budget proposal released on Tuesday makes one brief reference to the Rochester City School District, indicating that he would...
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 6:18am
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RCSD has its best graduation rate in two decades

Interim New York State Education Commissioner Shannon Tahoe announced Thursday that Rochester had the biggest year-to-year increase in graduation rates...
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Thu, 01/16/2020 - 12:52pm
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RCSD supporters fight for more aid; teachers union wants more district oversight by state

Three busloads of people headed from Rochester to Albany on Tuesday to demand an increase in education funding. Rochester City School student Maya Adams...
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 12:58pm
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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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Flagler-Mitchell joins race for David Gantt’s Assembly seat

Ernest Flagler-Mitchell is the latest Democrat to throw his hat in the ring for the 137th District State Assembly seat . David Gantt has held the seat...
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Tue, 01/07/2020 - 11:14am
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Connections: Discussing the Rochester City School Board's vote to approve teacher cuts

After hearing hours of feedback from teachers, students, parents, and other community members Thursday night, members of the Rochester City School Board...
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Fri, 12/20/2019 - 9:33am
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WATCH: Rochester Board of Education meeting where layoff vote is expected

Courtesy of the live stream from the Rochester City School District, this is the board meeting where teacher layoffs will be discussed and voted on.
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Thu, 12/19/2019 - 12:38pm
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Rochester school board approves layoff plan

In a split vote, the Rochester City School District Board of Education approved a plan late Thursday night to lay off 155 district employees. Under the...
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Fri, 12/20/2019 - 10:48am
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RCSD students to lose role models with cutting of black, Latino teachers

Jordan Addison was drawn to teaching because it gave him a chance to be a role model for young people — particularly young people of color. Addison is...
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Wed, 12/18/2019 - 5:08am
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Superintendent Terry Dade defends his proposed mid-year teacher layoffs

After weeks of protests by students and teachers, the Rochester Board of Education is scheduled to vote Thursday night on a plan to eliminate more than...
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Tue, 12/17/2019 - 9:29am
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