• Bird/Morgan School

    The Bird/Morgan School, located in East Rochester, NY, serves students in Kindergarten through 8th grade. A balanced program is provided to meet the diverse and unique academic, social and behavioral needs of the students.

    Promoting Student Success

    • Small class size and a high staff to student ratio promote the success of our students.
    • Related Services including, but not limited to, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Counseling and Music Therapy are provided as indicated on students’ Individualized Education Plans (IEPs).
    • Classrooms are also supported by Crisis Intervention staff, trained Life Space Intervention (LSI) staff, and Behavior Specialists.
    • Instructional Specialists in each content area collaborate with classroom teachers to develop and implement instruction based on NYS Common Core Learning Standards.
    • K-5th grade students utilize the SeeSaw Learning Management System on iPad devices
    • 6th-8th grade students utilize Microsoft Teams on laptop devices

    Special Subjects and Activities

    • Students benefit from a range of special subjects classes including Art, Music, Physical Education, CTE, Spanish, Library, and Music.
    • Students also have the opportunity to participate in school-wide events during a weekly activity period intended to strengthen and enhance the culture and climate of the school environment.
    • Students can earn "points" throughout the day for demonstrating our school rules of being mindful, respectful, and contributing.


    The Student Admissions Office processes referrals from school districts for school-age children (5 to 21 years of age). For more information, please call the Student Admissions Office at (585) 383-2232.


Bird/Morgan School entrance
Mrs. Brockler, Mrs. Strauss, Mr. McAlpin, Mrs. Kehoe
Mrs. Brockler, Mrs. Strauss, Mr. McAlpin, Mrs. Kehoe
  • Contact Us

    Grades K-5

    • Principal, Mrs. Teralyn Strauss
    • Assistant Principal, Mrs. Hayley Brockler

    Grades 6-8

    • Principal, Mr. David McAlpin
    • Assistant Principal, Mrs. Chelsea Kehoe


    For referrals from districts:

    Student Admissions Office