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SCSD Schools Host Fundraisers for Paige’s Butterfly Run: (9/27/17) Students at Bellevue, Ed Smith and Dr. King enjoyed wearing their pajamas to school one day this fall, and they did it for a good cause. In support of Paige’s Butterfly Run, students raised money to earn the ability to wear pajamas in school, in solidarity with children in the hospital who have ... more >>
Scientist in Residence Program Provides Unique STEM Learning Opportunities: (6/27/17) Fifth grade students at Dr. Weeks, Westside Academy at Blodgett and Ed Smith experienced unique science experiments thanks to a Scientist in Residence program through the New York Academy of Sciences and instruction from SUNY-ESF students.   The program was launched this year in the SCSD as ... more >>
Danforth & Ed Smith Students Become ‘Teen Book Fanatics’: (3/28/17) “Sometimes, reading makes me emotional,” a Danforth student shared.   “Oh, me too! I laugh… I cry,” an Ed Smith student responded.   “I cry all the time when I read,” another added.   Seventh and eighth graders at Danforth and Ed ... more >>
Students Learn Emergency Preparedness through Red Cross Pillowcase Project: (1/26/17) Fifth grade students across the SCSD learned about disaster preparedness in a fun way, thanks to the American Red Cross Pillowcase Project!   Students at Bellevue, Dr. King, Dr. Weeks, Delaware, Ed Smith, Franklin, Huntington and Van Duyn heard about what the American Red Cross does to help ... more >>
Ed Smith Mini Academy Helps Students Become Filmmakers: (1/17/17) “Quiet on set!”   “I need a set decorator over here!”   As part of a four-week mini academy, third through fifth grade students at Ed Smith learned the basics of filmmaking, from script writing and camera work to production roles, editing and even using a green ... more >>
SCSD Students Learn Strategy through Chess Clubs: (8/11/16) For many students, the end of the school day means a chance to let loose—to be loud, to get outside and to run around. But at Ed Smith, HW Smith, ITC and Nottingham, students from kindergarten through high school spend the first of their after school hours sitting quietly in classrooms or libraries, ... more >>
SCSD Students Were On a Roll in Syracuse Soap Box Derby: (6/24/16) SCSD students from Danforth, Lincoln, Henninger, Roberts, ITC and Ed Smith took part in the annual Syracuse Soap Box Derby. Congratulations to Danforth student Saleem Febus, sponsored by Carrier, who took first place in the Stock Division, as well as Henninger student Tyler Bonferraro, sponsored ... more >>
Ed Smith Science Fair Shows K-8 STEM Knowledge: (5/27/16) Who is faster—boys or girls? Which gender has better memory? Do video games impact your heart rate? Ed Smith students in kindergarten through eighth grade studied these questions and more for the school’s science fair, where more than 100 student projects were on display.   Kindergarten ... more >>
SCSD Students Benefit from College Mentor Visits: (5/17/16) Across the SCSD, students in elementary and middle school are benefitting from visits with college students. At HW Smith, Ed Smith and Grant, about 40 Syracuse University students rotate through seventh and eighth grade classrooms, talking with students about peer pressure, drugs, alcohol and making ... more >>
SRC, Inc. Donates $11,000 in Equipment to SCSD Schools: (4/6/16) Students at HW Smith, Ed Smith, Westside Academy at Blodgett and the Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection now have many new science projects to execute, thanks to more than $11,000 in equipment donations from SRC, Inc.   In support of the Engineering Ambassadors Program at Syracuse University, ... more >>
SCSD Schools Celebrate Black History Month in Exciting, Unique Ways: (3/1/16) Each day for a week, Roberts students got a unique look at notable African Americans from the past through a Living History activity. After selecting an individual to research at home, teachers selected a few students to get in character and visit other classrooms throughout the school to talk about ... more >>
PAL Project Helps Students Use Photography, Writing Skills to Create Art: (1/26/16) “I don’t want to be ignorant/ I want to be a scholar/ I am from education.”   Thanks to a partnership with Syracuse University, SCSD students at Ed Smith, ITC and Fowler are learning about poetry, photography and art through the Photography and Literacy (PAL) Project.   ... more >>
Ed Smith Students Celebrate Community with Buddy Reading: (1/4/16) Students at Ed Smith came together as a community in the school’s first-ever Buddy Reading event.   In buddy reading, older students visited the classrooms of younger students and were paired up to read together. Thanks to candy cane donations from the Ed Smith community, students enjoyed ... more >>
Ed Smith Students Star in Inclusion Talent Show: (12/14/15) From singing and dancing to card tricks to a History Reimagined video and more, about 15 student acts signed up to participate in the first Ed Smith Inclusion Talent Show.   Ed Smith parent Heather Scanlon said a group of parents started planning the talent show last year as a way to help ... more >>
Ed Smith Students Become Computer Scientists at Hour of Code Event: (12/10/15) Ed Smith students had an exciting opportunity to take part in an ‘Hour of Code’ event, part of a nationwide movement by Computer Science Education Week and Code.org to introduce millions of students to computer science and computer programming.   William Oscarlece, the technology ... more >>



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Bellevue Elementary School
Clary Middle School
CORE K-8 @ Elmwood
Corcoran High School
Danforth Magnet School
Delaware Academy School
Delaware Primary
Dr King Elementary School
Dr Weeks Elementary School
Ed Smith
Elmcrest
Expeditionary Learning School
Franklin Elementary School
Frazer K-8 School
Grant Middle School
Henninger High School
Hughes Middle School
Huntington K-8 School
HW Smith K-8 School
ITC
Johnson Center / Adult Education
LeMoyne Elementary School
Lincoln Middle School
McCarthy at Beard
McKinley-Brighton Elementary School
Meachem Elementary School
Nottingham High School
Porter Elementary School
Professional Development
PSLA @ Fowler
Roberts preK-8 School
Salem Hyde Elementary School
Seymour Dual Language Academy
Superintendent
Syracuse Latin
Van Duyn Elementary School
Webster
Westside Academy at Blodgett
Academics
Athletics
Community Service
Extra-Curricular
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High Schools
Corcoran
Henninger
Institute of Technology at Central
Nottingham
PSLA @ Fowler

Alternative Education Programs
CORE K-8 @ Elmwood
Elmcrest
Johnson Center/Adult Education
McCarthy @ Beard

Middle & K-8 Schools
Clary Middle School
Danforth Middle School
Ed Smith Pre-K-8 School
Expeditionary Learning Middle School
Frazer Pre-K-8 School
Grant Middle School
Huntington Pre-K-8 School
HW Smith Pre-K-8 School
Lincoln Middle School
Roberts Pre-K-8 School
Westside Academy at Blodgett

Elementary Schools
Bellevue Elementary School
Delaware Elementary School
Delaware Primary
Dr. King Elementary School
Dr. Weeks Elementary School
Franklin Elementary School
Hughes Elementary School
LeMoyne Elementary School
McKinley-Brighton Elementary School
Meachem Elementary School
Montessori at Lemoyne
Porter Elementary School
Salem Hyde Elementary School
Seymour Dual Language Academy
Syracuse Latin
Van Duyn Elementary School
Webster Elementary School

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