McKinley-Brighton Elementary School

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Eric Patterson
Vice Principal
Karen Dotson

Administrative Intern
Lisa Dillman
DASA Coordinators
Eric Patterson
Suzie Creekmore
Main Office
(315) 435-4605
School Address 
141 W. Newell Street |
Syracuse, NY 13205
School Hours 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM



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All students will become self-determined, goal producing members of our global society who will be college and career ready through deliberate and explicit personalized learning.

News & Updates
McKinley-Brighton Family Fun Night McKinley-Brighton Family Fun Night: Families ~Please join us! For our  first in-person Family Event Night for the 2021-2022 school year ~  On Friday 4/29,22 from 3:15 - 5:00PM in the School Cafe! Light refreshments will be served!  Please register how many family members will attend  on linked form  so we have enough suppies for all families that want to participate! We look forward to seeing your family on Friday! more >>
YMCA Celebration YMCA Celebration: On February 17, 2022, the McKinley-Brighton YMCA After School Program demonstrated awesome skills they have learned.  Click here to check out the video.   more >>
March Is National Reading Month March Is National Reading Month: March is National Reading Month - a month to motivate Americans of all ages to read every day. Reading is fun and has many benefits. The theme this year is CREATE & CELEBRATE a nation of diverse readers. Let's read and grow together with 12 months of recommended books, authors, and teaching resources that promote diversity and inclusion. McKinley-Brighton students will participate in the featured Read Across America activitis, beginning this Monday, 2/28/22 with read something silly ... more >>
Virtual Family Fun Virtual Family Fun: Join us for Books And Bingo Family Fun night!   February 17th 6-7 PM Click here to join McKinley Brighton Books and Bingo .  Bingo will review black history we have been stuyding all month! more >>
Virtual Family Fun Night Virtual Family Fun Night:  February 17th from 6:00 -7:00pm This will be a virtual event! Click link below to participate! Come join us for a night of family friendly fun! Every family that participates will be receiving a free book courtesy of the YMCA Join on your computer or mobile app more >>

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Math Night
Please join us for another Family Fun Night on Friday, May 20th in the cafeteria 3:30-5:00.  Each family will receive a take home kit!  Hope to see you then.  


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