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Tag Archives: Rochester City School District

ROC the Future releases State of Our Children Report Card (access required)

Children attending Woodbury Preschool.

Students in the Rochester City School District continue to trail their counterparts statewide in third-grade English language arts proficiency, high school graduation rates and kindergarten readiness, an annual report from ROC the Future shows. ROC the Future, a nonprofit alliance ...

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Groups collaborate to fund remote learning internet issues (access required)


The County of Monroe is teaming with ESL Federal Credit Union, Greater Rochester Health Foundation and Rochester Area Community Foundation on a solution to improve internet connectivity to help more students actively participate in their lessons throughout the school day. ...

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Avangrid donation makes day camps possible for city children (access required)


 A $10,000 grant from Avangrid Foundation, in partnership with Avangrid subsidiary Rochester Gas & Electric Corp., will pay to make some summer learning camps free at the Rochester Museum & Science Center. According to the RMSC, the grant will cover ...

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For these MCC students, college is 11th and 12th grade, too (access required)

Teacher Michael Sweeney, left, talks with 11th- and 12-grade students about friction in their general physics class at Monroe Community College. (Photo courtesy MCC)

For about 125 of the students at Monroe Community College’s downtown campus, the day starts with a morning check-in. If that sounds a little like high school homeroom, it is. Since September, the junior and senior classes of the Rochester ...

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