- East Staff and Students to Ring in the New School Year on Sept. 8
When 1,500 East students convene for a new year of classes on Sept. 8th, they will be greeted by East staff as they unload buses and fill the hallways and classrooms for East’s first full day of school. A new academic year and a new era will begin for East High School—one of Rochester’s most historic high schools—on Tuesday when the school officially opens doors under a new partnership with the University of Rochester.
- Shaun Nelms Assumes the Role of Superintendent of University of Rochester/East EPO
The school year will start a vibrant new era for East High School with the University of Rochester serving as the Educational Partnership Organization (EPO) overseeing the school. On August 27, the Rochester Board of Education voted to appoint Shaun Nelms, EdD, to serve as the EPO superintendent at East. He will assume East’s top leadership position on Sept. 1, 2015.
- Warner School Partners with Rochester Center for Community Leadership to Offer New Scholarships to Rochester Students
As part of a continued effort to support exceptional students who are committed to the Rochester community, the Warner School has partnered with the Rochester Center for Community Leadership to offer a new scholarship program for members of the Rochester Urban Fellows Program and the Rochester Youth Year Fellowship who are interested in pursuing graduate study at Warner.
- East Irondequoit CSD and UR Warner School Announce Partnership
Local K-12 school district and the Warner School of Education form a partnership to promote adoption of digital conversion model in K-12 schools.
- Registration for Meliora Weekend 2015 is Open
Registration for the 15th annual Meliora Weekend is now open. Walter Isaacson, president and CEO of the Aspen Institute, a nonpartisan educational and policy studies institute, will deliver this year's keynote address live at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. Review the complete schedule of events for over 170 programs. To register, visit the Meliora Weekend homepage.