GETTING RESULTS: New Rochelle School District Bans Contractor Over Davis Asbestos Exposure Incident


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City School District of New Rochelle banned George R. Wood Plumbing from District work after an asbestos exposure incident at a New Rochelle elementary school, according to Interim Superintendent Dr. Jeffrey Korostoff.

Pair of Monroe College Football Players Arrested Following Drive-By Shooting Near Downtown New Rochelle


MonroeShootingNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Two Monroe College football players have been suspended by the school following their arrest last week on charges related to a narcotics-involved shooting incident near downtown New Rochelle.

WHAT ME WORRY? Parents Should Not Stress Out over ELA and Math Exams


I have heard from a number of parents who are concerned about the Common Core exams for Math and ELA which begin statewide on, appropriately enough, April 1st, otherwise known as April Fool's Day.

My sense is that there are many parents who do not understand what these tests are about.

F.U.S.E. News & Updates March 24, 2014 - Contract Negotiations, School Budget, FUSE Elections, More


The F.U.S.E. newsletter for the week of March 24, 2014

Upcoming Dates to Remember
• The Third Annual Food Drive is scheduled for May 10. VP Billy Coleman is again organizing the event which provides food and other household necessities to New Rochelle food pantries. Information about locations and sign up will be available soon!

Monroe College Featured in New York Times Article on Changes to "Gainful Employment" Rule


Screen Shot 2014 03 18 at 9 08 14 AMNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Monroe College was recently featured in a New York Times article on efforts to regulate For-Profit Colleges.