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Parents’ reasons for homeschooling numerous

While numerous families decide to take a child out of the traditional school system track, the reasons behind that choice are far-reaching. Homeschooling parents educate their own children. In today’s world, however, each family sees homeschooling in a unique way ...

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Teachers face challenges with fresh ideas

Changing curricula, student behavioral problems and inconsistent parent support—just a few of the challenges teachers say they face in schools today at all grade levels and in all districts across the Rochester region. Regardless of the stage of their careers, ...

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Ontario County Private Schools

Calvary Chapel Christian School 1777 Route 332 Farmington, N.Y. 14425 N.Y. (585) 398-2218 www.ccfingerlakes.org/engage/ christian-school/ Principal: Mark Leckie Enrollment:    40 Grades taught:    K-8 Coed:    Yes Median teacher salary:    NA Median years of teaching:    NA Yearly tuition:    NA Staff:    Teachers:    6 ...

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Monroe County Private Schools

Allendale Columbia School 519 Allens Creek Road Rochester, N.Y. 14618 (585) 381-4560 www.allendalecolumbia.org Headmaster: Michael Gee Principals: Ryan Burk, John Sullivan, Diana Gleeson Enrollment:    403 Grades taught:    Nursery-12 Coed:    Yes Median teacher salary:    47,072 Median years of teaching:    12 Yearly ...

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Ontario Public Schools

Bloomfield Central School District P.O. Box 98, Oakmount Ave. East Bloomfield, N.Y. 14443 (585) 657-6121 www.bloomfieldcsd.org Superintendent: Michael Midey District Profile Total district population:    6,697 Communities served:    East Bloomfield, West Bloomfield, Bristol Enrollment:    920 Staff:    Teachers:    86    Other professional staff:    ...

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Golisano Children’s Hospital gets $2.75M in donations

Newly pledged donations totaling nearly $3 million have put Golisano Children’s Hospital closer to completing the second phase of the $190 million pediatric hospital project, UR Medicine officials said Thursday.

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Per-pupil spending highest in Honeoye


Honeoye spends more per pupil than any other public school district in Monroe and Ontario counties, according to an analysis of data that will appear in the 2016 RBJ Schools Report Card to be published tomorrow.

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Opt-out rate highest in Fairport


Among the 27 public school districts in Monroe and Ontario counties, Fairport has the highest opt-out rate, based on the average of percentages of students refusing to take grades 3 to 8 state-mandated English and math tests.

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Ford dealers give vehicle to BOCES 2 for auto tech program

Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES Career and Technical Education will receive a 2013 Ford Fusion and related technical and computer support as part of an annual program from the Rochester-Area Ford Dealers.

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In teacher pay, Pittsford ranks No. 1


Among the public school districts in Monroe and Ontario counties, median teacher pay is highest in Pittsford. In superintendent compensation, the No. 1 spot goes to East Irondequoit.

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RCSD working out final details with new superintendent

The Rochester City School District will soon have a new superintendent. The district’s board of education has agreed in principle on a successful candidate who has yet to be named, noted board chair Van White.

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MBA Programs

Information was provided by individual institutions that responded to an email survey. Institutions contacted are in Upstate New York and grant degrees. Ranked by total enrollment.   2016 Rank Company name 1  University at Buffalo School of Management, State University of ...

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