Parent Universityph: 585-324-9999fax: 585-262-8684Visit usOffice of Parent Engagement131 West Broad StreetRochester, NY 14614
About Parent University
Parent University seeks to "educate and empower parents as partners, advocates and lifelong teachers in their child's education through educational courses and leadership opportunities” through a series of free informative programs both within the district and with partner organizations in the Greater Rochester community. In addition, Parent University provides professional development to staff in the area of developing partnerships with parents.
Course Information and Registration
No education requirements are necessary.
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How to Register
Register in person or mail to:
Office of Parent Engagement
131 W. Broad Street
Rochester, NY 14614
Register by phone or online:
Phone: (585) 324-9999
Or through your school’s parent liaison
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday
Courses are offered at various locations and are handicap accessible, unless otherwise stated.
All courses are FREE and open to RCSD parents, guardians, and caregivers, regardless of educational background.
Interpretation services are available upon request for classes with a 72-hour notice. Please call (585) 262-8621 for reservation and availability.
Bus passes available with a 72-hour notice. Please call (585) 262-8621 for a reservation.
For ages 5-12 is available at most locations with a 72-hour notice. Call (585) 262-8621 for reservations and availability.
When RCSD schools are closed due to inclement weather or emergency situations, courses will be canceled. School closing announcements are made on local radio and television stations.
Course information may be subject to change. Please refer to the website www.rcsdk12.org/OPE for current updates.