2019 Read Aloud Day at School 33

  • On Friday, February 1, prominent Rochester leaders, officials, and members of the community will gather at School No. 33 to participate in World Read Aloud Day. Volunteers include Interim Superintendent of Schools Dan Lowengard, Monroe County County Clerk Adam Bello, City Councilmember Elaine Spaull, Deputy Monroe County Executive Thomas VanStrydonck, and Maureen McGuire of News 8.

    The global celebration is designed to promote literacy and the awareness that everyone has an inherent right to learn to read.

    The District’s Communications team will livestream this event at www.rcsdk12.org/33readaloud, making it possible for students living throughout the world to log onto World Read Aloud Day activities that will be taking place at School 33. The event will also be recorded and offered on demand after on YouTube.

    World Read Aloud Day will be celebrated globally by students, their schools and proponents of literacy in more than 100 countries.