WXXI-TV will air "The Dropout Dilemma," a LIVE Town Hall meeting on the crisis in city schools and impact it has on the community Thursday, December 15 at 8:00 p.m.
This week on Need to Know Rochester, an encore presentation of our special program on the plight of black male students in the Rochester City School District.
Need to Know Rochester: A Challenge to Rochester Schools focuses on the plight of black male students in the Rochester City School District. They make up a significantly disproportionate number of the students being expelled or referred to special education. And they're much more likely than other students to dropout before earning their diplomas. We'll examine why this is happening, and what might help these boys succeed in school. Watch On-Demand