Information About Our School

  • The Geneseo Central School District is located approximately thirty miles south of Rochester, New York. Our enrollment is primarily comprised of students from Groveland and Geneseo. In addition to many historic landmarks, SUNY Geneseo's campus is located a mile from our district. We are fortunate to have community members that support education and that advocate for the best interests of students.
     
    Geneseo Elementary School Enrollment: Approximately 400 students
    Average class size per grade: 17
     
    ELA Instruction:  Our ELA Core Curriculum is based on a Balanced Literacy Framework.  We provide a balance of instruction that encompassess Reading, Writing, Word Study, Listening & Speaking and utilize a varitety of assessments to drive our instruction.  We use the Units of Reading & Writing by Lucy Calkins as our primary resource for our ELA curriculum.
     
    Math: Our math curriculum is based on the Math Modules provided by Engage NY.  We utilize the pacing guides, progression documents, and assessments.  Access to the Engage NY website with more information broken down by grade level can be found by clicking here
     
    Social Studies and Science: Our elementary science curriculum is aligned and based on the Next Generation Science Standards.  We utlize "hands on" science kits and online resources such as  "Mystery Science" as resources to support our curriculum.  Our Social Studies curriculum is based on the NYS K-5 Framework.  More information is available on the topics of study for each grade level by clicking here.
     
    Special Area Classes: Students participate in Art, Physical Education, Music, Library/Media, Enrichment, Technology, Chorus/Band (optional at grades 4/5)  classes on a weekly basis.
     
    Extracurricular Activities: We offer a variety of extra-curricular activities for our elementary students.  Please see the "Activities" page for more information.