World of Inquiry School No. 58Principal: Sheelarani Webster | Sheelarani.Webster@rcsdk12.orgAssistant Principal: P.Kwame Donko-Hanson | P.Kwame.Donko-Hanson@rcsdk12.orgAssistant Principal: Charles Smith | Charles.Smith@rcsdk12.orgAcademy Director: Kimberly Garlock | Kimberly.Garlock@rcsdk12.orgAcademy Director: Jennifer Johnson | Jennifer.Johnson2@RCSDK12.ORGParent Contact: Shelly Boyd | Shelly.Boyd@rcsdk12.org
Board Liaison: Dr. Elizabeth Hallmark | Elizabeth.Hallmark@rcsdk12.orgSchool Chief: Toyia Wilson - Chief of School Leadership PreK-12FACTSGrade Level: K-12Uniforms Required: YesForeign Languages: NoEnglish Language Learners: YesHonors/Enrichment Classes: YesEarly Literacy Program: YesChorus: YesBand/Orchestra: YesInstrumental Music Lessons: YesSports: Yes, starting in grade 7Step Teams: YesExtended/Expanded Day: NoSaturday School: Yes, starting in grade 7On-Site After-School Care: NoSummer Programs: NoBusiness/College/Faith Partnerships: University of Rochester, Nazareth College, St. John Fisher College, Monroe Community College, Key Bank, Expeditionary Learning, Junior Achievement, Hart’s Grocery, Buddy Readers through a local churchSCHOOL FEATURES
A K-12 Expeditionary Learning (EL) School and recipient of the prestigious Blue Ribbon Award (2010).
- Staff follow EL best practices that promote rigorous and engaging curriculum; active, inquiry-based teaching; and a school culture that demands and teaches compassion and good citizenship.
- Students engage in a rigorous and well-rounded curriculum that integrates math, ELA, science, social studies, arts, music, and fitness within a learning expedition.
- Students engage in two grade-level “learning expeditions,” which are long-term intellectual investigations where learning is connected to real-world experiences through interdisciplinary projects that promote citizenship and character development.
- Students participate in two Outward-Bound excursions that challenge their mental and physical well-being.