John Williams School No. 5

John Williams School No. 5

School Information

  • John Williams School No. 5 is located in the Northwest Zone.

What Every Family Should Know

  • John Williams School No. 5 has long standing history of being a family oriented school. With a diverse student population that includes integrated multilingual classrooms and an ASD Continuum program. Students have diverse opportunities in academics, arts, cultural activities and athletics. We have a history community partnerships throughout the area.

Program Features

  • Uniforms Required Yes
    Foreign Languages Spanish
    English Language Learners Yes
    Honors/Enrichment Classes Yes
    Early Literacy Program No
    Chorus Yes
    Band/Orchestra Yes
    Instrumental Music Lessons Yes
    Sports Yes
    Step Teams Yes
    Extended/Expanded Day No
    Saturday School No
    On-Site After-School Care No
    Summer Programs Yes
    Business/College/Faith Partnerships Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Rochester, Roberts Wesleyan College, Nilico, Eastman Kodak, Oasis Christian Fellowship Church, Love Fellowship Worship Center, Windstream

Unique Features

    • Family oriented, supporting students and providing assistance to families.
    • Assists English Language Learners with both integrated language and newcomer classrooms to best support student needs.
    • Provides 7-8 grade intramurals (soccer, lacrosse, basketball, and volleyball), band/orchestra, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, step team, safety patrol, National Junior Honor Society, Student Government/Voices, Peace Circles, Victorious Minds Academy, Multicultural Events.
    • Character education programs, including Primary Project, daily school creed, Positively Pawsome incentive through School-Wide Positive Behavior Supports, Restorative Practices, and vision statement to cultivate respect and responsibility.