The City of Rochester is growing. Enrollment in Rochester Public Schools is growing. Five elementary schools have exceeded 100% capacity, five more are between 95%, and 100% capacity, and an additional five are between 92.8% and 95% capacity. It is clear that additional space will be needed to accommodate our students. The District also works… Continue reading To Build or Not to Build?
Someday a Downtown School? Over the past several years I’ve had a few informal conversations with the superintendent and a city colleague about the possibility of a downtown school someday, perhaps in conjunction with Destination Medical Center (DMC). If it were to be seriously considered, my vision of a downtown school would be to sustainably serve… Continue reading City Comprehensive Plan and the Schools