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The Gap Elimination Adjustment has cost WICSD over $12 million. Help advocate for an end to the GEA!

NYS assessments begin April 14. Letters explaining district protocols are here...

Once again, WICSD has been named one of the Best Communities for Music Education! Learn more...

Budget information is here...View the Budget Workshop presentation here.

View the Focus Area Presentations by Mrs. Michelle Cramer, Ms. Kathleen Bush and Mrs. Joyce Nagle, K-3 principals here...

Kindergarten registration for 2015-16 has begun. More information can be found here...

A third student at Irondequoit High School has been diagnosed with pertussis. Learn more here...

State Education Department is considering changes to the field test process. Learn more about this topic and see Board of Education President Chuck Perreaud's comments here...SED has asked for comments regarding field testing. Read the district response here.

Members of the Board of Education attended a recent Legislative Breakfast to advocate on behalf of our district. Learn more...

The Gap Elimination Adjustment has cost WICSD over $12 million. How can you advocate for an end to the GEA?

In January members of the Class of 2014 returned to IHS for the Graduate-Senior Workshop. Take a look at what we learned here...

The Board of Education recently recognized staff members for their achievements during 2014. Learn more...

Todd Smith, WICSD K-12 Math Curriculum Supervisor presented Implementation of Common Core Mathematic Standards, which can be viewed here...

IHS business students earned recognition at DECA regional conference. Read all about it...

On December 17 alumni joined IHS students as the IHS Music Department presented the annual IHS Hour Concert. See it here...

Information regarding the 2014-15 Contingency Budget Updates can be found here...Information on fundraising efforts is here...

The district follows guidelines from the Monroe County Health Department when evaluating weather conditions with regard to school closing. See guidelines...

Dake Jr. High students recently competed in the annual Geography Bee. Learn more...

Helmer Nature Center has received a bequest from longtime Irondequoit resident Mrs. Elizabeth Merz and will reopen! Learn more about all advcacy efforts and how you can help...

Another accolade for West Irondequoit from an outside agency... Learn more

Click here to learn the REAL FACTS about academics, revenue and expenses. Information on the Fund Balance is here.

Business First has released school rankings. Learn more here.

Click here or look under "news" for E-flyers-Virtual Backpack to find a variety of notices about community events that might be of interest to your family.

The Board of Education has adopted Key Focus Areas and Key Measures for the 2014-15 school year. Learn more...

Learn about the Enterovirus here.

The Board of Education set the tax rate for 2014-15. Learn more here...

Pet owners are reminded that pets are not allowed on our campuses when students are present. Learn more...

Business First has announced its 2014 academic rankings of Western NY schools - we earned high marks! Learn more...

Students in West Irondequoit achieve at high levels, see data on performance and relative wealth here...

Safety concerns may be sent via text to security staff. Learn more...

Would you like to follow WICSD on social media? View your options here...

Every West Irondequoit school has been selected to conduct field tests for future NYS assessments. Read our letter to Dr. King in which we decline to participate.

Superintendent Crane addresses how the tax rate is affected by New York State Gap Elimination Adjustment and the federal mandate requiring use of computers for standardized testing here...

IHS has been named one of the Best 100 w!se High Schools for Teaching Personal Finance. Learn more...

IHS business students earn award in investment competition. Learn more...

NYS Commissioner of Education John King shares thoughts on the Common Core Learning Standards in a letter to colleagues. Read the letter...

The Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) promotes a safe and supportive environment for all students, on school property and at school functions. Learn more ...

Read the letter written by the Board of Education, WITA and WICPTSA to Commissioner King.

Iroquois Middle School has been named a Blue Ribbon School by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. Learn more about this honor...

The District Snapshot highlights our student achievements. See the 2015 snapshot...

The Board of Education held a special meeting on February 11 to approve a resolution regarding the I-Square project. Learn more...

View a list of the current fundraising activities being conducted by student clubs and teams.

The Commissioner of Education has ruled on the first of two petitions filed against the district by Robert Ament. "The appeal is dismissed and the application is denied." View legal documents...

In August 2011 a wind turbine was installed on central campus through the generosity of the West Irondequoit Foundation. Read more...

West Irondequoit Community Education offers before and after school childcare for students in kindergarten through grade 6. Our objective is to provide children with a safe, secure and enriched environment before and after their school day. Learn more about this program...

The Center for American Progress has released a study that "... measures the academic achievement a school district produces relative to its educational spending, while controlling for factors outside a district’s control, such as cost of living and students in poverty." West Irondequoit earns a top spot in Monroe County. Read the study...

The District Report Card gives an overview of district achievement. Learn more...

A report by the Manhattan Institute identifies West Irondequoit as the only Monroe County School District to deliver higher than expected academic achievement results than predicted, demonstrating that a WICSD education is an excellent value. Learn more and read the report...

Programming for the East and West Irondequoit Central School Districts airs on ICAT 15 (5-15, 98-5). Many of our videos can also be viewed on this Web site. Just click on MULTIMEDIA at the bottom of your screen. View the weekly ICAT 15/98-5/5-15 schedule.

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