Delaware Academy

Margaret Wilson
Acting Principal

Administration:

Lakisha Jones
Interim Vice Principal

DASA Coordinators:

Uzo Unobagha
Mayra Arocho-Bague

Contact Information:

Main Office: (315) 435-4540
Nurse's Office: (315) 435-4540

School Address:

900 S. Geddes Street
Syracuse, NY 13204

School Hours:

8:00 AM - 2:00 PM


 
School News
Please Join Us for a Family Discussion!: You are cordially invited to dinner and a discussion with staff from the Office of Student Support Services, Office of Family Engagement and the Chief Ombuds Officer. The discussions will be guided by a series of questions about student support, discipline, the Code of Conduct,  and school climate and culture. All feedback from families and students will be recorded by table facilitators.   All families are invited to attend ANY of the sessions regardless of where your child attends ... more >>
Delaware Students Gain Spanish Literacy through Independent Learning: Delaware students in kindergarten through second grade now have the opportunity to learn Spanish—independently – thanks to an SCSD Educational Foundation grant!   Teachers in the school’s Dual Language Program had encountered some difficulty getting native English speakers excited about learning Spanish.   “We felt we needed better and more engaging materials in our classrooms,” second grade teacher Emma Hofman explained. “We also envisioned ... more >>
Delaware Students Become ‘Snowflake Scientists’ with Baltimore Woods: “Water! Juice! Coffee! Soda! Milk!”   First graders at Delaware Primary shouted out items that are considered liquids, part of a lesson on solids and liquids presented by Baltimore Woods Nature Center.   In theme with winter weather, Baltimore Woods Environmental Educator Margaret Foley brought snow with her as she spoke with the students! The class learned about how temperature can affect the state of matter by working together to hypothesize what would happen to ... more >>
Improvement in SCSD Schools Recognized by NYS: The State Education Department recently released performance data for SCSD schools in receivership. The data, from the 2015-16 school year, showed all 9 of our receivership schools making Demonstrable Improvement. Notable highlights vary by school but include things like an increase in standardized test performance, decrease in the number of suspensions, increase in graduation rate, drop in the number of serious incidents and more.   Overall, SCSD schools met or exceeded 69 percent of ... more >>
Delaware Student Recognized for Artwork in Poster Contest: Five Delaware Academy students learned about Internet safety and created entries for the 2016 New York State Kids Safe Online Calendar Poster Contest.  The goal of the annual contest is to encourage young people to use the Internet safely and securely, and to craft messages and images that will best resonate with their peers across the country about how to stay safe online.   Each student did outstanding work and was recognized with a congratulatory letter from the state as well as ... more >>


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Links

NYS School Review Report
Delaware Support Staff

Downloads

Delaware Academy STATE OF NY DTSDE 2016-2017
Delaware Final CET Recommendations
Receivership Quarterly Report (2) 2016-2017
Receivership Quarterly Report (1) 2016-2017
Receivership Quarterly Report (3) 2016-2017