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Dr. Weeks Mentoring Program Adds Relationship Building to Lunch Menu Dr. Weeks Mentoring Program Adds Relationship Building to Lunch Menu: (4/17/18) It’s noon on Tuesday, and the Northeast Community Center’s Teen Room is full of adults. Some are with the Syracuse Police Department; some are National Grid employees; some are seniors from the community center.   All 17 of them are there for the same reason: to mentor Dr. Weeks ...
2018 Climate Survey Results Released 2018 Climate Survey Results Released: (4/13/18) The third annual Syracuse City School District Climate Survey is complete. Survey questions – provided to students, guardians and school staff – aligned with district priorities in an effort to provide district administrators and school leaders with insight into the experiences of students ...
Upcoming Assessments for Grades 3-8 Upcoming Assessments for Grades 3-8: (4/9/18) New York State Education Department (NYSED) Assessments for grades 3-8 begin this week.   Please be aware that ELA Assessments will be held Wednesday and Thursday, April 11th and 12th.   Math Assessments will be given following Spring Recess, on Wednesday and Thursday, May ...
Board of Education to Host Business Meeting on April 11th Board of Education to Host Business Meeting on April 11th: (4/6/18) The Board of Education of the Syracuse City School District will hold its regular scheduled business meeting on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 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 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 ...
Upstate Oasis Program Brings Mentors to SCSD Schools Upstate Oasis Program Brings Mentors to SCSD Schools: (4/10/18) “Which do you like better… reading or coloring?” Oasis tutor Rosalind NaPier asked a first grader at McKinley-Brighton as the youngster colored in an ‘About Me’ book. “Hmm…” the student pondered as she completed a crayon drawing of a monkey, her ...
Board of Education to Host Community Engagement Forum (4/9) Board of Education to Host Community Engagement Forum (4/9): (3/29/18) The Board of Education of the Syracuse City School District will hold a Community Engagement Forum on Monday, April 9, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Corcoran High School, 919 Glenwood Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13207 . The public is invited to attend.   There will be a brief presentation, ...
ITC Media Communications Students Travel to South Africa ITC Media Communications Students Travel to South Africa: (3/26/18) “When we first got there, I thought we’d be living in huts or something,” ITC senior Saviere Williams shared of her first impression upon arriving in South Africa. “But as we got into town, we saw kids our age wearing clothes like ours and pulling out their cell phones. As we ...
SCSD to Host School Safety Forum March 27th SCSD to Host School Safety Forum March 27th: (3/22/18) The Syracuse City School District and Syracuse Police Department invite you to join a forum on the topic of safety and security in all of our schools. The forum will be facilitated by District staff and Syracuse Police. We hope you will join us for a discussion on this important topic. The forum ...
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 ...
March Board of Education Business Meeting Rescheduled March Board of Education Business Meeting Rescheduled: (3/20/18) The Board of Education of the Syracuse City School District has rescheduled its regular business meeting for March, which will now be held on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 4:00 p.m . at the Syracuse City School District Board Room, 725 Harrison Street, Syracuse, New York.    Please note: ...
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 ...
Dr. King Junior Fire Cadet Program Teaches Self-Development Dr. King Junior Fire Cadet Program Teaches Self-Development: (2/26/18) “You have to push yourself to do the right thing, not the wrong thing,” a Dr. King student suggested to his group of peers.   Students each shared what the term ‘self-discipline’ meant to them to kick off a bimonthly meeting of the Dr. King Junior Fire Cadet program. ...
SCSD Libraries Receive Book Donation SCSD Libraries Receive Book Donation: (2/20/18) Paul Pflanz and the Syracuse Parks Conservancy recently presented a donation of 27 books to SCSD librarians for use in each school’s library.   The book, ‘Exploring Green in the ‘Cuse – A User’s Guide to Salt City Parks,’ was created by Mr. Pflanz with the ...
Corcoran Alumni Group Seeks Hall of Fame Nominations Corcoran Alumni Group Seeks Hall of Fame Nominations: (2/15/18) The Corcoran High School 'Cougars for Life' Alumni Organization is seeking nominations for the Corcoran Hall of Fame!  Run through the Corcoran High School PTSO, the group has created a website to allow online nominations to be submitted. Nominees must have graduated from Corcoran ...
Syracuse Latin Spanish Lunch Club Expands Students' Cultural Knowledge Syracuse Latin Spanish Lunch Club Expands Students' Cultural Knowledge: (2/12/18) Twice a week, a group of Syracuse Latin students chooses to gather in Spanish teacher Serena Castiglione’s classroom for a Spanish Lunch Club.   There, they reinforce vocabulary that they learn in their regular Spanish class, while taking a more cultural focus in learning about Spanish ...
Nottingham ENL Advisory Club Gives Students a Voice Nottingham ENL Advisory Club Gives Students a Voice: (2/5/18) “What programming do you want to see here?” Principal Maynard asked. “We would need to talk to all ENL students,” one student responded. “We couldn’t just decide on our own.”   “That’s good leadership,” Mr. Maynard responded. ...
E-Sports Club Brings Competitive Gaming to ITC E-Sports Club Brings Competitive Gaming to ITC: (1/29/18) The ITC E-Sports Club, now in its third year, meets weekly after school. There, students have the opportunity to take part in everything from competitive online gaming to a friendly board game. Together, students compete in Wii games on a smart board, play Dungeons & Dragons, take part in an online ...
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 Food Committee Seeks Student Input & Action SCSD Food Committee Seeks Student Input & Action: (1/9/18) Henninger junior Nolan Spears noticed that some of his classmates were skipping lunch at school. Some would roam the halls, causing disruptions, while others would leave school to go to a corner store or fast-food restaurant to purchase a meal.   “I saw this as incredibly dangerous, ...



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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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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

Syracuse City School District
Jaime Alicea, Superintendent

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