Dr. King Elementary


Dr. A N Salaam Jennings-Bey
Vice Principal

Amy Chandler
Vice Principal

DASA Coordinators:

Toni Singleton


"Every Day, Everyone,
High Expectations"

Contact Information:

Main Office: (315) 435-4580
Nurse's Office: (315) 435-4584

School Address:

416 E. Raynor Ave., 
Syracuse, NY 13202

School Hours:

8:50 AM-4:00 PM

School News
Spelling Bee for Kindergaten: Kindergarten students studied site words and alphabet sounds this year in ELA.  When the students started intervention classes each day, many students were able to begin to read.  While learning more and more words, those students began to see how the letters and sounds came together.  Spelling was the result.  A group of about 40 students were selected to participate in the first annual Kindergaten Spelling Bee! Parents were invited and trophies were ready and the ... more >>
NYS Review at King June 1-2: On Wednesday, May 31 and June 1 New York State  will review Dr. King’s impact on engaging its community on matters related to improving the relationship between all stakeholders. We welcome all parents who wish to participate in this Tenet 6 NYS Review visit.  Thanks  in advance for your participation. The state will review Dr. King’s impact on engaging its community on matters related to improving the relationship between ... more >>
Please Join Us for a Family Discussion!: You are cordially invited to dinner and a discussion with staff from the Office of Student Support Services, Office of Family Engagement and the Chief Ombuds Officer. The discussions will be guided by a series of questions about student support, discipline, the Code of Conduct,  and school climate and culture. All feedback from families and students will be recorded by table facilitators.   All families are invited to attend ANY of the sessions regardless of where your child attends ... more >>
YEARBOOK 2017: DON’T MISS OUT ON  THE MEMORIES!!! Your child will be delighted in recapturing the memories of all the fun and exciting activities that happened during this school year. You can pre-pay for your yearbook up until May 19, 2017. THE PRICE FOR EACH BOOK IS $8.00 *Orders placed after May 19, 2017 will be $10.00 Just fill out the form below with the correct amount per copy to reserve yours today. Make money orders payable to Dr. King School. Cash and Money orders are ... more >>
Parent University Presents: The Incredible Years Program: Incredible Years Program For Parents and Staff. Every Wednesday night  5/3 to 6/7 5pm– 6:30pm In Dr. King  Cafeteria. ¨ Does your child struggle with disruptive behavior problems, such as Oppositional Defiant Disorder or ADHD? ¨ Do you want to learn how to help promote their social skills and reduce behavior problems? ¨ Dr. Kevin Antshel of SUNY Upstate will help you learn strategies for managing misbehavior. Dinner served at 4: 20 program ... more >>

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2016-2017 3rd Quarter Review

Receivership Letter and Dr. King Acdemic Goals
Read this informative letter written by Principal Ellis to learn the expections and goals for the 2016/2017 school year.

Receivership letter .pdf.



Dr.King Art Creations Website
Dr. King Support Staff
VIDEO: Dr. King Pep Rally
VIDEO: Dr. King Urban Garden
VIDEO: Flag Day at Dr. King


Dr. King Revised Plan
Dr. King Final CET Recommendations
Dr. King Receiverership 16-17 quarter 3