• School
    1 Edgerton Park
    Rochester, New York 14608
    (585) 254-3110
    (585) 277-0104  FAX

     

     
    Principal: David Lincoln
      
    Assistant Principal- Jeanne Markman
     
    Assistant Principal-Mark Wilkins
     
     
    Parent Liaison: Angela Smith
    angela.smith@rcsdk12.org
     
     
    At Virgil I. Grissom, we believe strongly in the partnership between school and community. We encourage input from students, families, business leaders and neighborhood resources. Through our commitment to excellence beginning at Pre-K and continuing through 6th grade, our students continue to meet high expectations academically and socially while striving to become productive, responsible citizens of the world.
     
    Every Child, Every Day!
     
    Virgil I. Grissom School No. 7:
    • Is traditionally a high performing school.
    • Has an English Language Learners (ELL) program for newcomers to our country.
    • Has Literacy Volunteers through First Universalist Church.
    • Offers choir, band and orchestra for our students to showcase their musical talents.
    • Houses an afterschool program coordinated by the Boys & Girls Club.
    • Houses the Pierpont Recreation Center, which provides programs after school and during vacations through the City of Rochester Recreation Department.
    • Has a KBA basketball team for grades 4, 5, & 6.
    • Shares community partnerships with the LPGA.
    • Has a Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) which meets monthly.
    • Technology-enriched building with Smart Boards, mobile laptop carts, a computer lab and district technology model classrooms for Grade 5 and Grade 6.