The Eugenio María de Hostos High School includes grades 9 through 12 and is located in the Kodak Campus:

343 State Street, Building 10, 5th floor

Rochester, NY 14650

Phone: (585) 544-6170

Fax: (585) 207-6893

Dear EMHCS H.S. Parents and Guardians,


Thank you for visiting our website. We hope that you and your family are doing well and that students are ready and looking forward to a great school year.  


We would like to share important information with you to ensure we have a successful beginning of the school year.


  • The first day of school for students will be Wednesday, September 8th. We plan to provide in-person learning following Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Health Department safety guidelines.  In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 infection, we will continue to maintain social distancing, cleaning spaces regularly, and wearing masks. 

  • The school day hours are from 7:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Breakfast will be served starting at 7:12 a.m and the first class will start at 7:45 a.m. 

  • Class schedules will be mailed home on Friday, August 27, 2021. 

  • HS Orientation will take place on Thursday, August 26, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Please click here to view a PowerPoint with more detailed information about the orientation. During this time, students will be able to familiarize themselves with the space. We will also provide parents/students with a copy of their class schedule.  All attendees must wear masks in accordance with NY State COVID-19 guidelines. 

  • Uniforms can be purchased in person at any of our campuses. They can also be ordered online by visiting 

  • Curriculum Night will take place on Thursday, September 16th from 5:00-6:30 pm.  This is an opportunity for parents to meet teachers & staff, become familiar with teacher’s expectations, and learn what your child will be learning throughout the year.  Additionally, information will be available for parents to learn about our athletic programs and other opportunities. 


We are very excited to meet and welcome everyone.  If you have any questions, please contact our main office by calling 585-544-6170 Ext. 7500.

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