Updated: 07/09/2014 5:13 PM
Created: 07/09/2014 5:00 PM WHEC.com
New York State approved the plan for the University of Rochester to take over East High School.
The goal is to improve student achievement. This year, only a little more than 40 percent of East High seniors graduated. So now, the state says students can enroll in East High to start school this September.
The university's officially implements its plan starting in September 2015.