QUICK LINKS:

East Rochester cancels eighth grade trip due to students' behavior

Updated: 03/25/2014 2:13 PM
Created: 03/25/2014 1:53 PM WHEC.com

A school trip to Washington, D.C. has been canceled and district leaders say it is because of a group of students who have acted out several times including on a recent trip to Nazareth College.

In a letter posted on the East Rochester Schools’ website, Superintendent Richard Stutzman says the district is cancelling this year's trip for eighth graders. In the letter, he says a group of eighth graders showed a total lack of respect during the field trip to Nazareth on March 14. He also says the same group has acted out during a school assembly and on another field trip last school year.

He also wants parents to know that some students represented East Rochester in a way that makes the district proud.

To read the full letter, click here.





News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Rochester

Overcast
50°
52° | 44°
  • Feels like: 50° F
  • Wind: N 8mph
  • Humidity: 71%
  • Thu Showers ending by midday
    55° | 43°
  • Fri Plenty of sun
    59° | 44°
  • Sat Chance of showers
    62° | 48°
  • Sun Windy, and mainly cloudy
    49° | 41°