The True North Rochester Preparatory Charter School

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630 Brooks Ave

Rochester, NY 14619

(585) 436-8629

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Grades: 5 - 8

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 290

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for The True North Rochester Preparatory Charter School

Rochester Prep School teachers don't believe in their own mission statement such as, compassion, respect and INTEGRITY toward the students. I'm very disappointed in this school. The deductions are ridiculious especially when you know your childs character. They also like to discipline the parents which ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/26/13

Roch. Prep use physical education class as a reward and as a source of punishment. Isn't physical education required by law? Our scholars need to be developing their speaking and thinking ability, the only way this is possible is through communication. They focus on teaching to the test and giving an ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/15/13

Rochester Prep isn't an inclusive school. They believe in instilling fear in their students and not involving educated parents. Learners' are treated like robots, non-thinking, non-communicating, beings. Learners' need to be able to express their ideas and not be told to put your hand down 99% of the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/15/13

I LOVE rochester Prep's elementary school! This will be my childs third year. My child is a "star scholar", she was having behavior issues in RCSD Pre-k. She had an IEP and we considered special education. I havent had any issues since we choose RP. She even started reading and writing in kindergarden! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/31/12

This school is great academically, however they do not have a good handle on the social aspect of educating children. My child was bullied repeatedly by another student while attending this school and the teachers did nothing when she reported this to them, not even notifying me, her parent. I wasn't ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/03/12

I would like to say that Rochester Prep is by far the worst school I've had to deal with. They go over board with testing. The kids are testing it seems like every other month with Interval. A test they conduct to see how to prepare the students for the NYS test. The discipline they have is nothing I've ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/23/12

This school gets results without teaching to the NYS test. They are serious about College Prep. They reward good behavior and punish poor choices. At times, the punishment is extreme compared to the infraction. For example, the entire class losing phys ed because of perceived poor behavior in another ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/25/11

My son has been in this school since 5th grade this year he is entering 7th grade and I will say he learned more within his first 2 weeks in this school then he did the 4years in the city school district. I am completely grateful for the dedication the teachers and principal show because this allows ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/02/10

Alot of parents don't know about this school,but it will have your child be something in life. Also, this school will teach your kids so much manners if they don't. The teachers will make you correct yourself if you do not speak correct english. I love it!! I recommand this school for any child.

Posted by a student on 03/29/10

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Test Year: 2012
The True North Rochester Preparatory Charter School
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* In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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Rochester schools — The True North Rochester Preparatory Charter School is located at 630 Brooks Ave, Rochester NY 14619. 630 Brooks Ave is in the 14619 ZIP code in Rochester, NY The True North Rochester Preparatory Charter School is a Public school that serves grade levels 5 - 8.
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