Adlai E. Stevenson School No. 29

Adlai E. Stevenson School No. 29

School Information

What Every Family Should Know

  • We are proud to have an experienced, capable staff of caring individuals. Our four major goals are to improve in the areas of literacy, numeracy, technology and attendance. We celebrate numerous community-based partnerships which provide mentors who offer additional support and form positive relationships with our students. We also provide enrichment activities for our students and we embrace parental involvement.

Program Features

  • Uniforms Required No
    Foreign Languages No
    English Language Learners Yes
    Honors/Enrichment Classes Yes
    Early Literacy Program No
    Chorus Yes
    Band/Orchestra Yes
    Instrumental Music Lessons Yes
    Sports No
    Step Teams No
    Extended/Expanded Day No
    Saturday School No
    On-Site After-School Care No
    Summer Programs No
    Business/College/Faith Partnerships Memorial Art Gallery, Lawyers for Learning, Foodlink, Arnett Library, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Rochester Gardening Club, Rotary Club Southwest, University of Rochester, Rochester Cjity Ballot, Endless Highway Team, Rochester Wheels

Unique Features

    • Committed to academic excellence by meeting students’ individual needs and striving to prepare students to be global contributors and critical thinkers.
    • Boy Scout and Girl Scout opportunities.
    • Memorial Art Gallery programs for grades 2-5.
    • The GEM program (Growth and Education of Students with Multiple Disabilities) highlights our belief that every child is a work of art. Students of all abilities and ages work together to reach their fullest potential.
    • Community relationships offer tutoring, mentoring, school supplies, community resources, field trips and friendships that last a lifetime.
    • Literacy initiatives: 29 Book Campaign, Tier 3 intervention, Compass Learning, and Lexia Reading.
    • Restorative Practices and Positive Behavior Intervention Strategies (PBIS) are used to address student conflict and resolve matters peacefully.