Joseph C. Wilson Foundation Academy
Start Time 7:30 a.m.
Dismissal Time 2:00 p.m.Grade Level K-8Principal
Dr. Deasure MatthewAssistant Principal
Lowan BrownAssistant Principal
David DorseyParent Contact
Tiffany BumphisCommunity School Coordinator
What Every Family Should Know
Uniforms Required YesForeign Languages Spanish, Kiswahili, FrenchEnglish Language Learners YesHonors/Enrichment Classes Yes
Early Literacy Program YesChorus YesBand/Orchestra YesInstrumental Music Lessons YesSports NoStep Teams NoSaturday School No
On-Site After-School Care No
Extended/Expanded Day No
Summer Programs NoBusiness/College/Faith Partnerships SUNY Brockport, St. John Fisher College, University of Rochester, Villa of Hope, Center for Youth
- The only International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Program for grades 7-8 in the Rochester City School District, and an IB Candidate School for the Primary Years Program for grades K-6.
- Primary grades K-6 students are introduced to the IB instructional framework through the implementation of the ten IB learner profiles and six transdisciplinary themes.
- The IB Middle Years Program provides a framework of academic challenge that encourages students to become critical and reflective thinkers. The students understand and embrace the connections between traditional subjects and the real world.