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OCC Partnership Expands Into Three SCSD Schools: (11/6/17) In the 2016-17 school year, Onondaga Community College announced a partnership with McKinley-Brighton Elementary. OCC staff visited the school to help students make journals, create spin art to learn about centripetal force, create personal superheroes that are now on display in the new OCC Coulier ... more >>
SCSD Students Become Avid Readers Thanks to Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge: (8/9/17) As part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge, SCSD students were tasked with reading as much as they could this summer. Their minutes spent reading were tallied, and Mayor Miner visited classrooms with the most minutes read at each school building to present students with a bookmark, sunglasses ... more >>
Social Worker Feature: Shannon Geer, Meachem: (3/6/17) “What makes you awesome? I want to know what is awesome about you!”   Meachem Social Worker Shannon Geer asks this question of her students each day, in a genuine effort to help give them a confidence boost.   “Kids have a hard time recognizing that about themselves,” ... more >>
Meachem Students Explore Use of Glass & Clay in Art: (2/15/17) Meachem students oohed and aahed as they looked over the brightly colored glass pieces separated on a shelf in the back of their art classroom.   As part of a grant funded by the SCSD Educational Foundation , Stacy Griffin’s fourth and fifth graders enjoyed a special art project where ... more >>
SCSD Students Named ‘Youth Unsung Heroes’: (1/31/17) “He refuses to give up, and constantly challenges himself to be better.”   “Her love of learning is magnetic.”   “He has a positive attitude that is infectious.”   “She is an extremely positive role model for her peers.”   ... more >>
Opportunity Culture Expands, Bringing More Excellent Teaching to SCSD Schools: (12/20/16) This year, five new SCSD schools have implemented Opportunity Culture, a staffing model designed to provide more students with access to excellent teaching while also providing teachers with added support and room for career advancement.   To make this happen, schools designate Multi-Classroom ... more >>
Syracuse City School District Receives Two School Improvement Grants: (9/15/16) The Syracuse City School District has received two School Improvement Grant (SIG)s from the New York State Education Department. McKinley-Brighton Elementary and Meachem Elementary have each received $2.5 million in funding through the seventh round of state SIG grant distributions.   As designated ... more >>
SCSD Schools Begin Transition to Opportunity Culture Model: (6/20/16) As part of a Districtwide strategy to provide more time for teacher collaboration, a focus on excellent teaching and an overall positive change in school culture, SCSD schools are transitioning to an Opportunity Culture staffing solution.   In its second year at Bellevue, Clary, Grant and ... more >>
"Most Improved Behaviors" Awards at Meachem Elementary: (6/7/16) Meachem Elementary held a "Most Improved Behavior" Celebration for students that demostrated significant improvement in their behavior over the 2015-2016 school year. Each student was awarded a certificate recognizing their accomplishment. Congratulations! Click on the links to see more pictures! more >>
Student Work on Display in Destiny USA Great Snowman Convention: (3/3/16) Students from 15 SCSD schools created artwork that was on display at Destiny USA in February as part of the 11th annual Great Snowman Convention.    This year’s focus was on the environment, with a task of creating snowmen in various forms. SCSD students were innovative in making ... more >>
Meachem Students Exhibit Artwork: (2/2/16) Students from Meachem Elementary participated in an art show at the SpringHill Suites Hotel on Carrier Circle in December. Twenty one students and their art were represented. The hotel treated the artists, their families and the guests at the hotel to a wonderful reception with raffles and a Candy ... more >>
Meachem Chorus Sings for Board of Education: (2/2/16) On December 9, 2015, the Meachem Elementary School Chorus performed at a meeting of the Syracuse City School District Board of Education. Music teacher Lynn Curtis conducted the chorus as they sang a portion of their Holiday Concert for the Commissioners and members of the public that were in attendance. ... more >>
Santa Visits Meachem Students!: (2/1/16)                                                    Santa Visits Meachem Students!  On December 22, 2015, Santa visited Meachem Elementary School. Students were ... more >>
PAX Program Encourages Good Behavior at SCSD Elementary Schools: (10/7/15) “When you blow the harmonica, we have to put our PAX signal up!” a student calls out, two fingers poised in a peace sign high above his head.   Second graders at Meachem are well-versed in the rules of the PAX Good Behavior Game. Intended to help them learn to self-regulate, self-control ... 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
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
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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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