test scores http://wrvo.org en Utica School District to use state grant to expand school day http://wrvo.org/post/utica-school-district-use-state-grant-expand-school-day <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Utica City School District received more than $4 million from the state to increase the number of hours kids are in school during the year, in an effort to increase the district's Common Core test scores. But the district still has to make a lot of decisions before starting the program.</span></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:47:48 +0000 Gino Geruntino 58741 at http://wrvo.org Utica School District to use state grant to expand school day As change looms for Delaware School, faculty crave consistency http://wrvo.org/post/change-looms-delaware-school-faculty-crave-consistency <p></p><p>School is out for the day at Delaware Elementary in Syracuse, but Principal&nbsp;Milagros&nbsp;Escalera&nbsp;is in the auditorium greeting a group of students who stuck around for a magic show.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"Did you pet the bunny?" she asks, as students marvel at the furry animal's bright red eyes.</span></p><p>Much like how the magician performed his tricks, what the future holds for these students and this school, is a mystery.</p> Mon, 19 May 2014 10:04:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 55934 at http://wrvo.org As change looms for Delaware School, faculty crave consistency Syracuse schools celebrate first day back by highlighting new I-Zone schools http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-schools-celebrate-first-day-back-highlighting-new-i-zone-schools <p></p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 18:49:34 +0000 Ellen Abbott 43719 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse schools celebrate first day back by highlighting new I-Zone schools As expected, state test scores drop significantly http://wrvo.org/post/expected-state-test-scores-drop-significantly <p></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 20:40:10 +0000 Karen DeWitt 42275 at http://wrvo.org