Rochester City School District

Connections: How the community is supporting teachers laid off by the RCSD

Last month the Rochester City School District laid off more than 100 teachers. What happens to them? The RCSD is working with community leaders and...
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Mon, 02/03/2020 - 9:35am
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Connections: RCSD Board members respond to Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli on audit of district

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli joins us to discuss his office’s ongoing audit of the Rochester City School District. DiNapoli released a...
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Fri, 01/31/2020 - 9:33am
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RCSD leader unveils restructuring plan for pre-K, high schools

Rochester schools Superintendent Terry Dade wants to reconfigure parts of the district. That would include creating two new prekindergarten programs....
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 11:48am
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State comptroller's office warns that RCSD budget is still $40 million short

Despite cost-saving measures already taken by the Rochester City School District to close its budget gap, including the layoffs of scores of teachers,...
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Thu, 01/23/2020 - 11:02am
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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 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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Post-layoff teacher shuffle begins in city school district

With school back in session, Rochester City School District teachers are dealing with the aftermath of mid-year layoffs. Teachers union President Adam...
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Tue, 01/07/2020 - 5:36am
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More than 150 RCSD teachers to be 'displaced,' fewer teachers laid off

More than 150 Rochester public school teachers will be assigned new roles in the new year as a result of the mass staff layoffs approved earlier this...
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Tue, 12/31/2019 - 11:56am
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