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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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Rural schools rebound from state cutbacks

Rural school officials likely know better than anyone how to tighten their belts, but in recent years the belt tightening has probably felt more like a medieval torture device. “We’ve been through some very difficult financial times, just like every ...

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City students’ options increase with charters

By NATE DOUGHERTY The Fitbit is something of an inspiration for PUC Achieve Charter School in Rochester. Like the fitness device, which keeps stats of physical activity with a goal of reaching 10,000 steps each day, the charter school gives ...

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Monroe County Public Schools, Part 2 (F-O)

Fairport Central School District 38 W. Church St. Fairport, N.Y. 14450 (585) 421-2000 www.fairport.org Superintendent: Brett Provenzano District Profile Total district population:    40,472 Communities served:    Fairport, Perinton Enrollment:    5,963 Staff:    Teachers:    534    Other professional staff:    93 Median teacher salary:    $63,660 ...

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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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Rookie of the Year finalists step it up

Four organizations have been named finalists for Rookie of the Year honors. This is the first year of participation for these employers. Three of the finalists—Klein Steel Service Inc., St. John’s and Trillium Health—were named finalists in other categories as ...

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Infusing the workplace with good energy

1-99 Employees Butler/Till Reducing stress is a key component of the Butler/Till strategy for a healthier, happier workforce. “While we do intentionally have a focus on physical health, we also focus on overall well-being, especially stress, knowing that office environments ...

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Supporters vie for Champion of the Year

Individuals selected as finalists for the new Health and Wellness Champion of the Year Award lead by example and, in some cases, see to it that wellness has a secure place in the company budget. Read on for raves by ...

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Nominees for financial executive awards

Small For-Profit Peter Juroe Soleo Communications Inc. For Soleo Communications Inc.’s chief financial officer, chief administrative officer and treasurer, the most satisfying thing about being named a 2016 Financial Executive of the Year nominee is the level of faith it ...

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Signs of health in the heart of the local economy

For the third straight year, the primary focus of the RBJ 75 is jobs. The reason why also remains the same: For a regional economy, nothing matters more. Now in its 28th year, this publication identifies the 75 largest employers—public, ...

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Danny Wegman: Man with a mission

Danny Wegman rarely gets discouraged. At one level, it is not hard to see why. The CEO of Wegmans Food Markets Inc. has a lot to be happy about—strong demand for the company’s offerings across multiple states, sustained success over ...

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RBJ 75: Female CEOs take their place at the top

While studies show gender-based wage imbalances still exist, a number of obstacles that once blocked women’s rise to leadership positions have been removed. Among this year’s RBJ 75 companies, nine are led by women. Three shared their stories on their ...

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Companies serious about social responsibility

Corporate social responsibility at Constellation Brands Inc. is more than just doing the right thing. It is a commitment to the land, people and communities where the firm’s employees live and work, the company’s leaders say. That means the alcohol ...

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