• Black history month, black health and wellness

Board Observance

  • Observance of Black History Month

    Master and Mistress of Ceremonies
    Francine Scott and Ricky Frazier

    Welcome and Greetings
    Cynthia Elliott, President, Board of Education
    Dr. Shaun Nelms, East EPO Superintendent
    Commissioner James Patterson

    Performed by School of the Arts

    Recognition of High Scholars
    Aloma Cason, Office of Accountability
    Ricky Frazier, Department of Strategic and Community Partnerships

    Special Award Presentation

    Academic Achievement Award Presentation
    Aiquana Maye, School of the Arts
    Presented by
    Commissioner Amy Maloy

    Black History Month Community Award
    Jacqueline Dozier
    Presented by
    Beatriz LeBron, Vice President, Board of Education

    Closing Remarks
    Demario Strickland, Chief of Schools

2021-22 High Scholars

  • Each year, the Rochester City School District Board of Education recognizes Black academic high scholars in our high schools who have an average GPA of 4.0 or better. Congratulations to our scholars on their incredible commitment to their education and academic success. A special thanks to all parents, family members, mentors, teachers, and other school staff who support our students each day.

    View a list of 2021-22 Black High Scholars