Franklin Elementary School

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Kimberly Coyne
Vice Principals
Dawn Kivlehan
DASA Coordinators
Dawn Kivlehan
Kim Vargas
Main Office
(315) 435-4550
Nurse's Office
(315) 435-4551
School Hours 
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School Address
428 S. Alvord St. |
Syracuse, NY 13208

Student and Family Supports are Available! 

The SCSD has many academic, social, emotional and mental health supports available to students. School social workers can help connect you and your child to in school and/or out of school supports that meet your needs. Please call us at (315) 435-4550 and ask to speak with a Social Worker for more information and assistance.


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School News
Share Your Feedback on SCSD School Resource Officers Share Your Feedback on SCSD School Resource Officers: As the District moves to renew the Memorandum of Understanding with the Syracuse Police Department to provide School Resource Officers to our District high schools, we are seeking public input for the process.   This is an opportunity for students, staff and community members to provide their opinion in the area of this practice, and overall student safety. All input gathered will be reviewed by the District SRO Committee and evaluated for feasibility as the final agreement is drafted. ... more >>
Share Your Feedback on District Spending Priorities by June 25th! Share Your Feedback on District Spending Priorities by June 25th!: We need your input! The Syracuse City School District will be receiving more than $100 million through the American Rescue Plan Act and we want you to help us prioritize how to spend it! We value your input and need to hear from you. These funds will impact your children, their schools and their education. Please complete this survey today so we know what is important to you and your family ! Surveys will be accepted through June 25th. more >>
SCSD to Resume Additional In-Person Learning Beginning April 12th SCSD to Resume Additional In-Person Learning Beginning April 12th: On March 22, 2021, Superintendent Alicea presented a plan to the Board of Education that allows for students to return to school for more days of in-person learning.  Both Onondaga County and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have provided guidance that decreases the recommended space between students from six feet to three feet.  This change allows us the space to bring more students safely into each classroom.  Thanks to the great number of responses to our return-to-school ... more >>
SCSD to Offer Spring Recess Meal Pickup on March 31st SCSD to Offer Spring Recess Meal Pickup on March 31st: The SCSD Food & Nutrition Services Department will be offering a meal distribution over Spring Recess. Students may stop by any of the following sites on Wednesday, March 31 st from 9:30 am – 1 pm .   Bellevue Delaware Dr. Weeks Ed Smith ELMS Franklin Frazer Henninger Huntington HW Smith LeMoyne Lincoln McKinley-Brighton Meachem Nottingham (this site will be serving from 8:00 am – 1:15 pm) Peoples AME Zion Porter PSLA at Fowler (this ... more >>
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School Supply List 2020-2021
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