Interim Superintendent Jaime Alicea

Interim Superintendent Jaime Alicea has dedicated his career to the Syracuse City School District, having worked his way up from a teaching assistant to Chief Operations Officer over the course of his 33-year career before being named Interim Superintendent.
Mr. Alicea got his start in the SCSD as a teaching assistant at Seymour Elementary in 1983, soon becoming a teacher and going on to act as an Administrative Intern at Fowler High School. He has also acted as Vice Principal at Dr. King School and Principal at Seymour Elementary and Fowler High School.

Learn more about Interim Superintendent Alicea here.
School News
Superintendent's Message to Staff - January 13: Our third annual Career and Technical Education (CTE) Expo was a success! On Wednesday and Thursday, SCSD eighth graders visited PSLA at Fowler , where they had the opportunity to see the District’s 24 CTE programs firsthand and interact with students currently in the programs. In case you missed it, don’t miss the Expo featured on NewChannel 9’s ‘Cool Schools’ segment ! Our CTE programs are an incredible opportunity for our students to become #SCSDCareerReady, ... more >>
Superintendent's Message to Staff - January 6: Happy New Year and welcome back! I hope you all enjoyed your well-deserved winter recess. We are now back to work with good news to kick off the final half of the 2016-17 school year.   I am so pleased to report that the SCSD Department of Food and Nutrition Services partnered with the Mundy Library, SUNY-ESF and the Syracuse University Food Recovery Network to provide meals over winter recess for students from Delaware, Westside Academy at Blodgett and Bellevue. First, the Blessings ... more >>
Superintendent's Message to Staff - December 23: The holiday spirit was at work this week throughout the SCSD, and we have so much good news to share! This week, members of the Superintendent’s Student Cabinet read to elementary students and distributed more than 1,300 candy canes! Corcoran students visited Bellevue, Nottingham students visited Dr. King , Henninger students visited Dr. Weeks , PSLA at Fowler students visited Seymour and ITC students visited Syracuse Latin .   Reading was also encouraged at other elementary ... more >>
Superintendent's Message to Staff - December 16: As the weather turns cold and snowy, it’s the perfect time for our students to curl up with a good book. I’m pleased to hear that several of our schools have been encouraging students to take part in Read-a-Thons. I enjoyed visiting Syracuse Latin today for their Read-a-Thon party, where scholars in kindergarten through third grade were presented with a new book to celebrate their 25,000+ minutes of reading in two weeks. Students’ efforts raised more than $5,000!   With ... more >>
Superintendent's Message to Staff - December 9: This week, I really started to feel the holiday spirit spreading throughout the District!   On Wednesday, Carrier graciously hosted their 26th annual Holiday Party for Seymour students. The kindergarten students – and a few first graders – were overjoyed to take part in the celebration, and each student received a gift from Santa before they returned to school. Their enthusiasm was contagious, and it was all thanks to the generous Carrier employees that we all experienced ... more >>

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District Publications

Pre-K Registration Booklet
ITC P-Tech Brochure
High School Choice Booklet
HCA P-Tech Brochure
SCSD District Information