School No. 45 offers a welcoming environment for students and families in grades preK through 8th. The school opened in September 1996 and was recognized for excellence in architectural design. It is located on a large campus in the northeast section of Rochester and is easily accessible by bus.
- Literacy instruction is delivered via the workshop model which provides students with direct instruction, a work period to practice new skills and a closing which is an opportunity to share work with their classmates.
- The school is equipped with three computer labs and four mobile laptop carts. 100% of the students at School No. 45 receive computer instruction.
- The Center for Youth is a partner with School No. 45 in our Student Family Support Center. A full-time Child and Family Therapist is on-site.
- Volunteers are an integral part of our school community. A special partnership with the Jewish Federation provide tutors for our students.