• 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: Deon Rodgers | Deon.Rodgers@RCSDK12.org
    Assistant Principal: Maycanitza Perez| Maycanitza.Perez@rcsdk12.org
    Parent Contact: Angel Alicea | angel.alicea@rcsdk12.org
    Board Liaison: Van Henri White | van.white@thelegalbrief.com
     
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    FACTS
    Grade Level: 9-12
    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.