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Lincoln Students Become Published Authors Lincoln Students Become Published Authors: (4/23/19) Four Lincoln students are now published authors, thanks to a national writing contest.   In the fall, several Lincoln students attended writing lab sessions in the school’s library, where they used provided story prompts to write their own short stories to enter into the Stranger Sagas ...
Social Studies Lecture Series Teaches History from African American Perspective Social Studies Lecture Series Teaches History from African American Perspective: (4/17/19) In partnership with the Syracuse University School of Education, SCSD social studies teachers have had the opportunity to hear firsthand from African American scholars, helping them better understand history from an African American perspective.   Through a year-long series, ‘The African ...
SCSD Math Teachers Featured in National Book, Videos SCSD Math Teachers Featured in National Book, Videos: (4/16/19) Three SCSD math teachers have been featured in a new book written by a nationally-recognized mathematician and educator.   Salem Hyde teacher Michelle Saroney, HW Smith teacher Jennifer Mossotti and Huntington teacher Michelle Musumeci were all selected to be included in Peg Smith’s ...
Grant Students Create Gators Against Violence Coalition Grant Students Create Gators Against Violence Coalition: (4/8/19) The Grant Middle School community was struggling as they started the school year. Over the past year, they saw three current or former Grant students lose their lives to violence in the community.   Teacher Sean Macmaster and Social Worker Lindsey Baracco thought students might appreciate ...
Nottingham Students Celebrate Diversity at ‘We Are Syracuse’ Event Nottingham Students Celebrate Diversity at ‘We Are Syracuse’ Event: (4/1/19) Refugee students at Nottingham came together to share their stories at the school’s annual We Are Syracuse event, a gallery-style event dedicated to celebrating different cultures and promoting understanding and appreciation. Students from Nepal, Thailand, Cuba, Yemen and more told of their experiences ...
SCSD Honors Longtime Supporter Wayne O’Connor SCSD Honors Longtime Supporter Wayne O’Connor: (3/25/19) Congratulations to Wayne O’Connor, a long time Syracuse City School District employee, on his retirement! He dedicated more than 30 years to the SCSD, serving as a social studies teacher, Vice Principal and Area Superintendent. After his first retirement from the SCSD, Mr. O’Connor continued ...
SCSD Board of Education to Host Community Forum to Discuss Budget SCSD Board of Education to Host Community Forum to Discuss Budget: (3/22/19) A Community Forum regarding the Budget of the Syracuse City School District Board of Education will be held in lieu of a 2nd budget hearing, on Wednesday April 3, 2019 at the Henninger High School cafeteria , 600 Robinson Street, Syracuse, New York. The Forum will commence at 4:30 p.m., with a presentation, ...
Huntington Students Practice Yoga & Mindfulness through Educational Foundation Grant Huntington Students Practice Yoga & Mindfulness through Educational Foundation Grant: (3/18/19) Huntington students enjoyed an introduction to yoga & mindfulness, thanks to School Psychology Intern Aleece Behr and a grant funded by the SCSD Educational Foundation.   Ms. Behr earned her 200-hour yoga certification over the summer and was interested in seeing how mindfulness strategies ...
HW Smith Students “Walk” to Hollywood HW Smith Students “Walk” to Hollywood: (3/12/19) There is a Hollywood theme at HW Smith school this year: ‘Lights, Camera, Action!’   So when Physical Education teacher Kim McKenna wanted to find a way to encourage students and staff to move more during the school day, she knew just the activity: a “Walk to Hollywood” ...
SCSD to Host Monthly Board of Education Meeting on March 13th SCSD to Host Monthly Board of Education Meeting on March 13th: (3/7/19) The Board of Education of the Syracuse City School District will hold its regular scheduled business meeting on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 4:00 p.m . at the Syracuse City School District Board Room, 725 Harrison Street, Syracuse, New York.    Please note: While the meeting will ...
SCSD to Host Charter School Public Hearing on March 28th SCSD to Host Charter School Public Hearing on March 28th: (3/7/19) A new charter school, CNY Institute of Academics & Performance, is proposed within the Syracuse City School District. This school would host grades 9-12 and is planned to open in September 2020.  The Institute welcomes any comments Syracuse City School District residents wish to provide. ...
Syracuse City School District Receives STEM Kits from OBG Syracuse City School District Receives STEM Kits from OBG: (3/6/19) Syracuse City School District first graders will be learning about science, technology, engineering and math in a hands-on way, thanks to the donation of more than 85 The ABC’s of S.T.E.M. kits. The kits, created by local founder Karyn Burns, provide classrooms with playing cards, posters, ...
LeMoyne Students Celebrate Diversity with Cultural Reflection Journals LeMoyne Students Celebrate Diversity with Cultural Reflection Journals: (2/28/19) “In Syria, they eat rice and chicken!” a young Montessori at LeMoyne student read from her journal.   “This Barbie is from Africa,” another added, holding up a doll. “I know she’s from Africa because of the clothes she is wearing.”   Thanks ...
Students Participate in Third Annual SCSD Debate Competition Students Participate in Third Annual SCSD Debate Competition: (2/22/19) Middle and high school students from Ed Smith, ELMS, Grant, HW Smith, PSLA at Fowler and Westside Academy at Blodgett recently gathered at Grant Middle School for the third annual SCSD Debate Competition.   The theme of this year’s competition: Next Generation Science Standards. Debate ...
SCSD to Offer FREE Lunch Over Midwinter Recess SCSD to Offer FREE Lunch Over Midwinter Recess: (2/13/19) The Syracuse City School District will provide free meals to children 18 years and younger during the upcoming February Midwinter Recess. All children aged 18 and younger are eligible to receive a daily meal beginning Tuesday, February 19th. Meals will be served Tuesday through Friday (2/19-2/22) ...
Corcoran Students Meet with Mayor Walsh, Learn About Importance of Active Citizenship Corcoran Students Meet with Mayor Walsh, Learn About Importance of Active Citizenship: (2/11/19) “We need more safe places for teens to hang out,” one Corcoran student suggested. “We need more age-appropriate programs that we can take part in,” another added. “And not just during the summer, but all year long.”   Corcoran seniors enrolled in ...
February Board of Education Business Meeting Scheduled for 2/13 February Board of Education Business Meeting Scheduled for 2/13: (2/6/19) The Board of Education of the Syracuse City School District will hold its regular scheduled business meeting on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 4:00 p.m . at the Syracuse City School District Board Room, 725 Harrison Street, Syracuse, New York.    Please note: While the meeting will ...
Online Sports Registration is Now Available! Online Sports Registration is Now Available!: (2/8/19) The Syracuse City School District Athletics Department is excited to announce that we are now offering the convenience of online registration for all sports teams through FamilyID (familyID.com).  FamilyID is a secure registration platform that provides you with an easy, user-friendly way to register ...
SCSD Schools Trained in Standard Response Protocol SCSD Schools Trained in Standard Response Protocol: (2/4/19) In the event of an emergency, SCSD students and staff are being trained in Standard Response Protocol (SRP), thanks to the SCSD Department of Public Safety and SUNY Oswego.   All SCSD students and staff will engage in these trainings through March. The trainings, funded in part by Department ...
SCSD Receivership Public Hearings Announced SCSD Receivership Public Hearings Announced: (1/31/19) School Receivership Information Sessions have been announced. Attending these meetings will help you better understand how receivership will impact the operation of your child's school and will allow you to ask any questions you may have.    School Date/Time ...



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