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Do You Have Back to School Questions? #SCSDCares Do You Have Back to School Questions? #SCSDCares: (8/13/18) WE ARE EXCITED TO WELCOME OUR STUDENTS & STAFF BACK TO SCHOOL FOR THE 2018 - 19 SCHOOL YEAR! As with any new beginning, a new school year comes with questions and unknowns. To serve as a resource for families, several Syracuse City School District departments ...
2018-19 School Supply Lists By Grade 2018-19 School Supply Lists By Grade: (7/26/18) Kindergarten (1) Backpack (1) 2-pocket folder (2) Box of tissues (1) Pkg. of napkins (1) Pkg. of cups (3) Container of Lysol wipes (6-8) Large glue sticks (2) 4pk. Dry erase markers, black (1) Box of crayons (1) Pkg. of Crayola markers (1) Large pencil eraser (1) Pkg./box of ...
Henninger Paint Knight Expands to Reach Ed Smith Students Henninger Paint Knight Expands to Reach Ed Smith Students: (5/30/18) “I can’t wait to meet our new friends!” an Ed Smith first grader exclaimed as he waited to be partnered with a Henninger Advanced Art student.   Thanks to a grant project funded by the SCSD Educational Foundation , Henninger art students traveled to Ed Smith for a day where ...
KiloWatch Program Helps SCSD Students Learn About Energy Savings KiloWatch Program Helps SCSD Students Learn About Energy Savings: (4/30/18) This year, students at Ed Smith, ELMS, Frazer, HW Smith, McKinley-Brighton and Roberts have had the opportunity to help their teachers, classmates and custodians save energy and money in their respective buildings, thanks to the KiloWatch program.   “To me, KiloWatch is a chance to do ...
SCSD Partnership with NYU Helps Promote Excellent Teaching SCSD Partnership with NYU Helps Promote Excellent Teaching: (5/7/18) With the goal of creating a pipeline of committed urban educators, 15 future SCSD teachers are currently earning their Master’s degree while working in our schools. The embedded Master of Arts Teacher Residency Program (EMAT) program, in partnership with New York University, is currently in year ...
SCSD Students Attend NSBE National Convention SCSD Students Attend NSBE National Convention: (4/5/18) Students from Clary, Corcoran, Ed Smith, ELMS, Grant, Henninger, Huntington, HW Smith, ITC, Nottingham, PSLA and Roberts recently attended the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) National Convention in Pittsburgh, PA. There, they had the opportunity to compete in hands-on engineering and science ...
Ski Club Creates Special Sense of Community at Ed Smith Ski Club Creates Special Sense of Community at Ed Smith: (3/19/18) For six weeks every winter, a group of more than 40 Ed Smith students boards a bus and settles in for a ride to Toggenburg Mountain.   The Ed Smith Ski Club, open to fourth through eighth graders, has been in operation for more than 26 years. Retired social worker Linda Kraemer took over advising ...
Classroom Energy Challenge Expands to Three New SCSD Schools Classroom Energy Challenge Expands to Three New SCSD Schools: (3/5/18) By Nate Kennedy, Sustainability Programs Associate for Energy Training Solutions   The Classroom Energy Challenge, a program intended to help students learn about reducing energy consumption, has expanded to reach new students! Created in 2014 by the Central New York Regional Planning ...
You're Invited; Kindergarten Information Sessions You're Invited; Kindergarten Information Sessions: (1/22/18) The Syracuse City School District is pleased to host a series of Kindergarten Information Sessions! If you are a city resident with a child who will be five years old by 12/1/18 (born between 12/2/12 and 12/1/13), you are invited to attend. Information Sessions are an opportunity to meet the principal ...
SCSD Schools Host Fundraisers for Paige’s Butterfly Run 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 ...
Scientist in Residence Program Provides Unique STEM Learning Opportunities 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 ...
Danforth & Ed Smith Students Become ‘Teen Book Fanatics’ 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 ...
Students Learn Emergency Preparedness through Red Cross Pillowcase Project 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 ...
Ed Smith Mini Academy Helps Students Become Filmmakers 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 ...
SCSD Students Learn Strategy through Chess Clubs 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, ...
SCSD Students Were On a Roll in Syracuse Soap Box Derby 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 ...
Ed Smith Science Fair Shows K-8 STEM Knowledge 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 ...
SCSD Students Benefit from College Mentor Visits 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 ...
SRC, Inc. Donates $11,000 in Equipment to SCSD Schools 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, ...
SCSD Schools Celebrate Black History Month in Exciting, Unique Ways 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 ...



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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
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
Montessori at Lemoyne
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
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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
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

Syracuse City School District
Jaime Alicea, Superintendent

725 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

Phone: 315.435.4499
NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION
The Syracuse City School District hereby advises students, parents, employees and the general public that it is committed to providing equal access to all categories of employment, programs and educational opportunities, including career and technical education opportunities, regardless of actual or perceived race, color, national origin, Native American ancestry/ethnicity, creed or religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or expression, disability or any other legally protected category under federal, state or local law.