• East Upper School  
    East Upper High School 
    in Partnership with the University of Rochester 
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    Principal: Marlene Blocker | Marlene.Blocker@rcsdk12.org
    Assistant Principal: Alecia McLaughlin | ALECIA.MCLAUGHLIN@RCSDK12.ORG 
    Assistant Principal: Akua Kankam | Akua.Kankam@RCSDK12.ORG
    Assistant Principal: Edward Mascadri | Ed.Mascadri@rcsdk12.org
    Assistant Principal: Maycanitza Perez| Maycanitza.Perez@rcsdk12.org
    Assistant Principal
    : Deon Rodgers | Deon.Rodgers@RCSDK12.org
    Assistant Principal: Michele Sadik| Michele.Sadik@rcsdk12.org
    Board Liaison: Van Henri White | van.white@thelegalbrief.com
     
     School Improvement Plan  DASA Coordinator  
     
    School Based Health Center
     
    This school is currently in Receivership status by the New York State Education Department. For more information about Receivership or to view the school’s improvement measures, please visit https://www.rcsdk12.org/receivership.
     
    Program Information
    Start Time: 8:00 a.m.
    Dismissal Time: 3:30 p.m.
    Grade Level: 9-12
     
    FACTS
    Uniforms: No
    Busing: RTS
    Foreign Languages: Spanish, American Sign Language
    Honors Classes: Pre-AP and AP courses
    Tutoring/After School: Yes
    Summer Programs: Yes
    Advanced Placement (AP): English Language, English Literature, World History, U.S. History, Spanish Language, Statistics, Biology
    English Language Learners: Yes
    Health/Wellness Center: Yes
    Extended/Expanded Day: Yes
    Business/College/Faith Partnerships: University of Rochester, Center for Youth, IBERO-American Action League, Hillside Work-Scholarship, Monroe County Probation, Monroe County Family Access and Connection Team, MCC Liberty Partnerships, Urban League, Science Stars, Champion Academy
    Student-Parent School Compact Agreement required: No
     
    SCHOOL FEATURES
    • Longer instructional day, with literacy classes, to enhance individual reading skills and double instructional time allotted for math and English Language Arts in grade 9.
    • Career Pathway offerings include: Culinary Pathway, Optics Pathway, Vision Pathway, Information Technology Pathway, Medical Pathway, and Teaching and Learning Institute.
    • Multiple community partners.
    • Restorative Practices used to resolve issues peacefully.
    • Dual Language Program for bilingual scholars.
    • Family Group daily with one adult and 10 scholars to foster relationships.
    • A large offering of interscholastic sports for scholars in grades 7-12.
    • Driver’s education.
    • On-Campus University of Rochester Medical Clinic, which provides free services to any scholar enrolled at East.
    • Student Support Center with connections to community-based organizations.
    • Educational Partnership with the University of Rochester to enhance all components of the school.