Known for its small class sizes, instructional technology, student-centered focus, music program, and rich diversity, the Rush-Henrietta Central School District serves 5,200 students. Located near Rochester, N.Y., the district is at once rural, suburban, and commercial, offering many lifestyle and recreational opportunities to those who live and work there.
More than 1,200 people are employed by the district, which features four K–3 primary schools, two 4-6 intermediate schools, two 7-9 junior high schools, and a Senior High School for students in grades 10–12. With an annual district budget approaching $125 million, Rush-Henrietta continues to receive consistent support from the community.
The Rush-Henrietta Central School District is an attractive school district for students, parents, and employees for many reasons. Here are some examples of what is means to be a Rush-Henrietta Royal Comet:
Mission and Vision
- Rush-Henrietta’s mission is to prepare every student for responsible citizenship, life-long learning, and college or career success.
- The district’s vision of excellence is that Rush-Henrietta will be a learning community characterized by safe and supportive learning environments; high levels of student learning; a culture of collaboration; continuous improvement; and responsible resource management.