August 2013

U.S. Department of Justice Finds New Rochelle Violated Civil Rights of Wheelchair-Bound Students in NRHS Fire Incident, Recommends Compensatory Damages to Families

August 08, 2013 - 21:23

NEW YORK, NY -- Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and Rebecca Martin, Assistant United States Attorney announced that the City School District of New Rochelle violated Title II of the ADA through its failure to evacuate two students from New Rochelle High School on January 31, 2013, its failure to establish an evacuation plan prior to January 31, 2013 and its failure to permit students who use wheelchairs for mobility to participate in evacuation drills in an equal way in accordance with the statute.

New York State Releases Aggregate ELA and Math Test Scores for New Rochelle Schools - Not Good

August 08, 2013 - 14:14

What to Do if Your Child is Not Doing Well in School MainPhotoNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New York State yesterday released the ELA and Math Assessments for students throughout the State including New Rochelle. The results are going to shock many parents despite warnings from Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and New York Schools Commissioner John King.

Road Resurfacing in New Rochelle This Week

August 07, 2013 - 14:26

The following streets are scheduled for the week of August 4, 2013 as conditions permit:

Adjust Structures on Eastchester Rd and Glenfruin Ave
Adjust Structures on Van Meter Fens (fr. Quaker Ridge to Victory Blvd) and Broadfield Rd (fr. Victory Blvd to Rolling Way),

Pave Eastchester Rd and Glenfruin Ave (within above limits)