Ed Smith Pre-K-8 School




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Principal
Samuel Barber
Vice Principals
Gregory Lawson
Lessie Williams
DASA Coordinators
Lessie Williams
Lauren Angelone
School Address
Fellows Ave and Harvard Place | Syracuse, NY 13210
School Hours 
Middle School Students
8:00 AM-2:50 PM
Elementary School Students
9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Main Office
(315) 435-4650
Nurse's Office
(315) 435-4543
Guidance Office
(315) 435-6414

Ed Smith School Vision

To be the most improved school in the district - where EVERY child learns and grows.

 
Ed Smith Curriculum Night
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Join us for Curriculum Night at Ed Smith School. Learn all about what your child is learning in school. Presentations will be made by the principal and administrative team, as well as grade level teachers. Come out and enjoy the evening!
 
5:15 pm – Administrative presentations in the cafeteria
5:30 & 6:15 pm – Elementary presentations in classrooms
5:30 & 6:15 pm – Middle School presentations in classrooms
(Follow your child’s schedule)
 

 

School News
Back to School Parent Engagement Tips Back to School Parent Engagement Tips: Welcome to the 2018-19 school year! As we work together in Building Our Future and helping to prepare our students for #SCSDSuccess, our families play a critical role. Here are some helpful tips from our school teachers and administrators on how parents and guardians can best become active partners in their children’s education.   TIP 1: Email is key when communicating with teachers Since many teachers don’t have telephones in their classrooms, the best way for parents  ... more >>
Do You Have Back to School Questions? #SCSDCares Do You Have Back to School Questions? #SCSDCares: WE ARE EXCITED TO WELCOME OUR STUDENTS & STAFF BACK TO SCHOOL FOR THE 2018 - 19 SCHOOL YEAR! As with any new beginning, a new school year comes with questions and unknowns. To serve as a resource for families, several Syracuse City School District departments and offices have compiled their most frequently asked questions - with answers - relating to the back-to-school season. Please see below for these questions, separated by department. If you have ... more >>
2018-19 School Supply Lists By Grade 2018-19 School Supply Lists By Grade: Kindergarten (1) Backpack (1) 2-pocket folder (2) Box of tissues (1) Pkg. of napkins (1) Pkg. of cups (3) Container of Lysol wipes (6-8) Large glue sticks (2) 4pk. Dry erase markers, black (1) Box of crayons (1) Pkg. of Crayola markers (1) Large pencil eraser (1) Pkg./box of #2 pencils (1) Pkg. play-dough (1) Fiskar child blunt scissors (1) Pks. Primary (fat/jumbo) pencils (@ Walmart)   1 st Grade (1) Backpack (1) Durable, 2-pocket home /school folder ... more >>
Henninger Paint Knight Expands to Reach Ed Smith Students Henninger Paint Knight Expands to Reach Ed Smith Students: “I can’t wait to meet our new friends!” an Ed Smith first grader exclaimed as he waited to be partnered with a Henninger Advanced Art student.   Thanks to a grant project funded by the SCSD Educational Foundation , Henninger art students traveled to Ed Smith for a day where they helped kindergarten and first grade students create heart paintings to display a love of art.   The young students learned about how to mix colors, how to clean paint brushes, painting ... more >>
KiloWatch Program Helps SCSD Students Learn About Energy Savings KiloWatch Program Helps SCSD Students Learn About Energy Savings: This year, students at Ed Smith, ELMS, Frazer, HW Smith, McKinley-Brighton and Roberts have had the opportunity to help their teachers, classmates and custodians save energy and money in their respective buildings, thanks to the KiloWatch program.   “To me, KiloWatch is a chance to do some good,” Ed Smith sixth grader Arlo Milstein said.   At Ed Smith, one class continually pushes the limits of middle school innovation. Marc Hamernik’s class went beyond the program’s ... more >>


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Ed Smith Curriculum Night
Join us for Curriculum Night at Ed Smith School. Learn all about what your child is learning in school. Presentations will be made by the principal and administrative team, as well as grade level teachers. Come out and enjoy the evening!
 
5:15 pm – Administrative presentations in the cafeteria
5:30 & 6:15 pm – Elementary presentations in classrooms
5:30 & 6:15 pm – Middle School presentations in classrooms
(Follow your child’s schedule)
 



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Links

NYS School Review Report
Ed Smith School Improvement Plan and Preventative Strategies Plan
Personalized Learning Implementation Plan
Ed Smith Support Staff
Ms. Silliman's Symbaloo
PTO Website