Joseph C. Wilson Foundation Academy

Joseph C. Wilson Foundation Academy

School Information

What Every Family Should Know

Program Features

  • Uniforms Required Yes
    Foreign Languages Spanish, Kiswahili, French
    English Language Learners Yes
    Honors/Enrichment Classes Yes
    Early Literacy Program Yes
    Chorus Yes
    Band/Orchestra Yes
    Instrumental Music Lessons Yes
    Sports No
    Step Teams No
    Saturday School No
    On-Site After-School Care No
    Extended/Expanded Day No
    Summer Programs No
    Business/College/Faith Partnerships SUNY Brockport, St. John Fisher College, University of Rochester, Villa of Hope, Center for Youth

Unique Features

    • 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.