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John Dittmann, Jr.
Kathy Lent
Vice Principal
Richard Linzy
DASA Coordinators
John Dittmann
Shirley Mackins
School Hours
7:50 AM - 2:26 PM
Main Office
(315) 435-4135
Guidance Office
(315) 435-4866
School Address 
573 E. Genesee St. |
Syracuse, NY 13202

News & Updates
Meet the New Principal: PFLA’s Dan Evans Meet the New Principal: PFLA’s Dan Evans: The Syracuse City School District is pleased to introduce Dan Evans, the new Principal of Promising Futures Leadership Academy (PFLA)! Read the interview below to learn more about Mr. Evans. Tell us a little about yourself and your background. My name is Daniel Evans and I am extremely excited to be appointed as the Principal at PFLA for the 2021-22 school year.  I am a graduate of the State University of New York College at Cortland and I live with my wife (Elizabeth) and two teenage ... more >>
Now Parents can Track their child's SCSD Transportation. Now Parents can Track their child's SCSD Transportation.: *New information for Parents* Now you can Track your child's SCSD Transportation. Dear Oasis Families, The Syracuse City School District [SCSD] has launched a new transportation App called "FirstView" for families to be able to view their child’s transportation information and receive text notifications.  Below are instructions for you to follow to download the App to your mobile device, laptop, tablet, or I-Pad. * Important * Before downloading ... more >>
PFLA Welding Students Use Skills to Benefit Classmate PFLA Welding Students Use Skills to Benefit Classmate: Two Promising Futures Leadership Academy (PFLA) welding students have been putting their welding skills to use, fabricating a special item for a Henninger classmate.   Jacob Potter, a student at Henninger, had an adult tricycle at home but was unable to ride. The problem? Jacob has Down Syndrome and needed a bike seat that wouldn’t move back and forth when he rode. Sara Cole, a Henninger Special Education teacher, mentioned this to PFLA welding instructor Todd Schober, and his students ... more >>
PFLA Students Earn Lynx Love Tickets, Create Positive School Community PFLA Students Earn Lynx Love Tickets, Create Positive School Community: PFLA students are creating a positive school atmosphere thanks to a new initiative called Lynx Love Tickets. Created by principal Maggie Taru, staff can give a Lynx Love ticket to students that they see are trying hard, helping each other, doing their assignments and being prepared. At the end of each week, student Lynx Love Tickets are tallied and read on the school’s announcements.   Students can use the tickets in a virtual school store to purchase items such as baseball hats with ... more >>
Promising Futures Master Schedule 2020-2021 Promising Futures Master Schedule 2020-2021:   Period 1 9:00-9:54 Period 2 9:56-10:50 Period 3 10:52-11:46 Period 4 11:48-12:42 LUNCH 12:45-1:15 DUTY 1:15-1:50 Remote Learning 1     Remote Learning 2 1:51-2:45                  2:46-3:40 Remote  Learning 2 2:46-3:40 ... more >>

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