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Judicial Process Commission Seeking Volunteer Mentors

By Staff   The Judicial Process Commission’s Faith Community Adult Mentoring Program has announced it will hold training...

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Gov. Cuomo Proposes Free Tuition at New York State Colleges

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced a plan to make college tuition-free for middle class families at SUNY and CUNY two- and...

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New Data Reveals Half of Rochester City Students Are Living in Poverty

By Staff   According to new data released by the U.S. Census Bureau, nearly half of the children enrolled in the Rochester City School...

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RCSD Teacher Receives Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has  presented Adel Bouallagui, a Rochester City School District ESOL teacher at Vanguard Collegiate...

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ROC the Future Report: 90 Percent of Four-Year Olds Enrolled in Pre-K; Rate of Absent Students Falls

By Staff   ROC The Future, a community-wide alliance of organizations designed to improve academic achievement for Rochester’s...

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RIT Names Melisza Campos 2016-17 Frederick H. Minett Professor

By Staff   Melisza Campos, a professional business coach and former Rochester City School District school board member, has been named...

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RSCD Staff and Students Hold Penny Drive to Help Rebuild School in Ecuador

By Staff   A group of Rochester City School District teachers and students have recently participated in a penny drive to help rebuild...

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Latino/Hispanic Resource Guide 2016: Rochester’s Connection to the Spanish-Speaking Community

By Annette Ramos Executive Director, Rochester Latino Theatre Company   Rochester Latino Theatre Company: SomosRLTC.org RTLC is a...

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New Hampshire School District Announces Bolgen Vargas is Sole Candidate for Superintendent Position

By Staff   The Manchester School District in New Hampshire has announced former Rochester City School District superintendent Bolgen...

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Project URGE to Hold Community Leadership Workshop

By Staff   How can under-resourced Rochester neighborhoods thrive in the face of poverty, drugs, crime and racism? Project URGE, a...