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Genesee Community Charter School

RMSC Campus

Providing an award-winning project-based approach filled with community exploration, self-discovery, and arts integration. Serving grades K-6.

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RMSC Campus Our Vision

Our vision is to equip students with the skills and experiences to become compassionate leaders, advocates, and activists in service of a better world.

RMSC Campus

About Us


  • K – 6 Charter School
  • Tuition-free public school authorized by the New York State Education Department
  • 220 students selected by random lottery
  • Located within Rochester City school District at 657 East Avenue; operated independently from district

In the Classroom

  • One classroom per grade level with up to 32 students
  • Two teachers and one teaching assistant per classroom
  • Grade level “loops” for K-1, 2-3, and 4-5. 6th grade is the final “stand alone” year.


  • Music, Visual art, and Physical Expedition (movement) teachers
  • Student Culture Coordinator 
  • Social Worker 
  • Academic Intervention Teacher 
  • English as a New Language Teacher 
  • Special Education Providers (provided by District of Residence)
  • A Special Education Coordinator 

Learn About Our Admissions Process

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RMSC Campus

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News and Events

Stay informed of the latest news and updates for the GCCS at the RMSC Campus!

Currents Newsletter

GCCS at RMSC Families and Caregivers

Open communication and family involvement are critical to the success of our students and our school. GCCS at RMSC families can learn more about important site-specific notices and family offerings.

GCCS at RMSC Families

Board of Trustees

GCCS Board of Trustees is comprised of elected, volunteer members. They are the governing body of our charter school who provides support and accountability measures to ensure that we are operating within our mission and meeting our organizational goals.

Board of Trustees

Staff Directory

Learn more about our RMSC Campus Staff.

Nutrition and Wellness

Find out about our RMSC Campus Food Service Program and Policies.

Student Transportation

Learn about RMSC Campus transportation for students.

Apply Today!

Please see the Student Admissions Page for more information about our 2024-25 application process.