RCSD Parent University

Happening in Fall 2023

  • Parent University is proud to offer many events throughout the fall months to give all RCSD families an opportunity to learn, collaborate, and celebrate together, including: 

    Latino Parent Conference
    Saturday, October 28, 2023
    11:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    David F. Gantt R-Center, 700 North Street

    Register Online | 585-262-8334 | Maria.Encarnacion@rcsdk12.org

    Family and Community Engagement Forum 
    Saturday November 4, 2023
    11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    East High Collabratorium, 1801 E. Main St.

    Online registration opens soon!

    On the horizon, stay tuned here for Fall & Winter Parent University trainings and workshops on:

    • College & Career Readiness: PSAT/SAT 
    • Restorative Practices
    • Social Emotional Learning
    • Youth Mental Health First Aid
    • Financial Literacy
    • Technology

Contact us

  • Parent University
    ph: 585-324-9999
    fax: 585-262-8684
    Visit us
    Office of Parent Engagement
    131 West Broad Street
    Rochester, NY 14614

    RTS bus passes, childcare, and interpretation are available for participating families for any session with advanced notice via phone (324-9999). 

About Parent University

  • Parent University seeks to "educate and empower parents as partners, advocates and lifelong teachers in their child's education through educational courses and leadership opportunities” through a series of free informative programs both within the district and with partner organizations in the Greater Rochester community. In addition, Parent University provides professional development to staff in the area of developing partnerships with parents.  
    Courses are offered at various school and community locations and are handicap accessible, unless otherwise stated.

    No Cost
    All courses are FREE and open to RCSD parents, guardians, and caregivers, regardless of educational background.

    Interpretation Services, Transportation and Childcare
    Interpretation services, RTS bus passes, and childcare for ages 5-12 are available upon request for Parent University events with 5 days notice. Please call (585) 324-9999 for reservations and availability.

    When RCSD schools are closed due to inclement weather or emergency situations, courses will be canceled. School closing announcements are made via parent robocall/email, website notices, and local radio and television stations.

    Course information may be subject to change.