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Matthew Williams, Ph.D
Vice Principals
Shirelle Dowdell
Ed Blasland
Laureen Lane, Ed.D.
Uzo Unobagha, Ed.D.
Adel Valdes
DASA Coordinators
Shirelle Dowdell
Shelagh McIntyre
School Hours
7:50 AM - 2:26 PM
School Address 
600 Robinson Street |
Syracuse, NY 13206
Main Office
(315) 435-4343
Attendance Office
(315) 435-4346
Guidance Office
(315) 435-4350
Nurse's Office
(315) 435-5878





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Most Food Pantries Require Registration and serve specific geographic areas, though not all. Hours, documentation requirements, etc. may be different due to the emergency status.
If you don’t know what food pantry you belong to you can call Inter-Religious Consortium: 315-474-8855 Monday-Friday: 9:00am-3:00pm

FoodPantry.org also has a feature that finds the nearest pantry by address.

Organization Location Requirements Hours:

Organization Location Requirements Hours
Rescue Mission 155 Gifford Street
Syracuse, NY - 13202
(315) 472-6251
No documentation required. Serves Breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily
St. Lucy’s 425 Gifford Street
Syracuse, NY - 13204
(315) 424-0023
Documentation required. Proof of address and identification for self and everyone in household. Pantry hours: Tuesdays through Thursdays 11 am - 2 pm and Sunday: 11 am - 12 pm
St. Patrick and St. Brigids (May include St. Charles as well) 318 Herkimer Street
Syracuse, NY - 13204
(315) 488-7122
Documentation required. Proof of address and identification for self and everyone in household. Monday and Tuesday 9:30am - 12:00pm
People's Equal Action and Community Efforts
202 South Beech Street
Syracuse, NY - 13210
(315) 470-3325
Does not specify Monday9:00am - 12:00pmFor more information, please call.
Northeast Community Center 716 Hawley Avenue
Syracuse, NY - 13203
(315) 472-6343
Hopps Memorial CME Church 1110 South State Street
Syracuse, NY - 13202
(315) 475-9108
  Wednesday and Friday 3:00pm - 4:00pmFor more information, please call.
Huntington Family Centers 405 Gifford Street
Syracuse, NY - 13204
(315) 476-3157
  Monday - Friday 9:00am - 12:00pm
Holy Trinity Church 501 Park Street
Syracuse, NY - 13203
(315) 474-8681
  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday9:00am - 12:00pm
Grace Episcopal 819 Madison Street
Syracuse, NY - 13210
(315) 478-0901
  Thursday9:00am - 11:00am
First English Lutheran 501 James Street
Syracuse, NY - 13203
(315) 471-1678
  Tuesday and Thursday 9:00am - 11:45am
Dunbar Association 1453 South State Street
Syracuse, NY - 13205
(315) 476-4269
  Southeast Area Fresh food giveaway 2nd Tuesday of the month - Sign up at 2:30pm, start calling numbers at 3:15pm.
Catholic Charities 264 E Onondaga Street
Syracuse, NY - 13202
(315) 475-3807
Documentation Required  
Catholic Charities 1654 West Onondaga Street
Syracuse, NY - 13204
(315) 424-1800
Documentation Required  
Brotherly Love Church of God In Christ 1234 South State Street
Syracuse, NY - 13202
(315) 475-6233
  Wednesday 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Assumption Church Food Pantry and Sandwich Program 804 North Salina Street
Syracuse, NY - 13208
(315) 423-9961

Soup Kitchen is no questions asked. Pantry required registration and documentation.
Food Pantry:
Monday-Friday: 8:30am-11:00am
Soup Kitchen:
Monday-Friday: 11:30am -1pm
Sunday-Saturday: 11am-1pm
Belle Grove Baptist 219 West Castle Street
Syracuse, NY - 13205
(315) 492-7588
DeWitt Food Pantry 76 Caton Drive
Syracuse, NY - 13214
(315) 729-7424
Wednesday1:00 - 4:00pm Saturday 10:00am - 1:00pm Located at Springfield Garden Apartments, near Lemoyne College.
Southwest Community Center 401 South Ave.
Syracuse, NY - 13204
(315) 474-6823
First and last Tuesday of every month 10:00am - 2:00pm
Syracuse University United Methodist Church 324 University Ave.
Syracuse, NY - 13210
(315) 475-7277

Friday10:00am - 12:00pmThe second Tuesday of every month 5:00pm - 7:00pm


Information from the Henninger School Guidance Counselors:
While we are adjusting to the current circumstances brought on by the Corona virus, our students’ and families’ well-being remain our top priority.  The school counselors continue to provide support and resources to the Henninger community through user friendly means available.
Easy ways to connect with your counselor :

  • Syracuse City School District email
  • Henninger Counselor Facebook 
  • Video conferencing -  by Office Hours or by scheduled appointments
Just copy and paste in address bar to reach your counselor
  • Also counselors will be making phone calls from restricted numbers
Caseload by Last Name Counselor Email Video Conference Office Hours
Grades 9 & 10     A - G Ciera LeFlore cleflore@scsd.us https://doxy.me/henningerleflore? Weekdays
11 am – 1 pm
Grades 9 & 10     H - N Shannon Isham sisham@scsd.us https://doxy.me/henningerisham Weekdays
11 am – 1 pm
Grades 9 & 10      O -Z Andi Riley ariley@scsd.us https://doxy.me/henningerriley Weekdays
11 am – 1 pm
Grades 11 & 12    A - G        Michelle Delia mdelia@scsd.us https://doxy.me/henningerdelia Weekdays
12:00 – 2:00
Grade   11            H - M
Grade   12            H - O
Leah Drazek ldrazek@scsd,us https://doxy.me/henningerdrazek Weekdays
10:30 -12:30
Grade  11             N – Z
Grade  12             P - Z
Rob Mallory rmallory@scsd.us https://doxy.me/henningermallory Weekdays
12:30 – 2:30
Transition Counselor Jillian Mason Jmason8@scsd.us https://doxy.me/henningermason Weekdays
11:00 – 1:00


Keep checking in! We will be posting information as it becomes available along with ways to help get through all of life’s challenges!

With the ever increasing anxieties and uncertainties here are some meditation/relaxation site links that can be helpful:

Tara Brach (renowned psychologist and meditation teacher) – free meditations, courses, podcast, and talks

Calm.com App - free resources for children and adults including meditations, soundscapes, sleep support

Mental Health and Coping During COVID-19 | CDC – managing anxiety and stress for adults, parents/caregivers, first responders

Time Management:

Virtual Field Trips:

Hope everyone is staying healthy!

School News
Looking Ahead: Click Here to Fill Out the Reopening Questionnaire Looking Ahead: Click Here to Fill Out the Reopening Questionnaire: Click Here to Fill Out the Questionnaire As parents, it is your decision to have your PK-8th grade child have 100% virtual learning and not attend school in person. In an effort to best understand your plans for your child, we ask that you fill out this questionnaire and let us know what you plan to do this fall. We have proposed a hybrid educational model for the 2020-21 school year.  We feel this will allow us to open the school year in the safest way possible for all students, ... more >>
NYSED Guidance Regarding June 2020 Regents Exams NYSED Guidance Regarding June 2020 Regents Exams: The New York State Board of Regents and the State Education Department announced this week the cancellation of June 2020 Regents exams.    According to the New York State Department of Education , all students currently enrolled in grades 7-12 who were intending to participate in a Regents exam this June are eligible for an exemption from the exam(s) that would have been required for their coursework. For graduating seniors specifically, the State Education Department has also changed ... more >>
SCSD Athletes Attend Inaugural Manny Breland SCSD Empowerment Conference SCSD Athletes Attend Inaugural Manny Breland SCSD Empowerment Conference: Student athletes from Corcoran, Henninger, ITC, Nottingham and PSLA at Fowler recently came together for the Inaugural Manny Breland Empowerment Conference. Held in advance of the third annual SCSD Showcase Basketball Invitational, the event was intended to help empower current student athletes by letting them hear firsthand the success stories of SCSD alumni.   Students gathered at PSLA at Fowler to hear speakers including Bishop G. Maxwell Jones (Central Tech), Pastor of The Apostolic ... more >>
Career Coaches Provide Real-World Advice for P-TECH Students Career Coaches Provide Real-World Advice for P-TECH Students: Through the Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program, SCSD students can earn a high school diploma, an Associate’s degree at no cost within 5 or 6 years, and gain valuable workplace learning experience.   Thanks to a growing Career Coaches model, students in the program are also able to take part in regularly planned project-based activities with local business professionals working in their areas of interest. Projects range from students conducting informational ... more >>
Calling SCSD Alumni: We Need Your Help for an Alumni Directory! Calling SCSD Alumni: We Need Your Help for an Alumni Directory!:   The Syracuse City School District and the Syracuse City School District Educational Foundation recently launched a comprehensive alumni data verification project. We’ve assembled the information currently listed in our alumni files, and now we need your help to confirm the accuracy of your data and fill in any information gaps. Up-to-date alumni information is essential for developing career placement guides to benefit our students and alumni as well as determining our ... more >>

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EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE -No registration required.
Westside Family Resource Center (FRC)
200 Wyoming Street Syracuse, NY 13204
Phone: (315) 470-3352
Fax: (315) 470-3385
Hours: M– Fm8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m

Emma L. Johnston Southside Family Resource Center (FRC)
136 Dr. Martin Luther King West, (formerly W. Castle Street)
Syracuse, NY 13205
Phone: 315.470.3342
Fax: 315.472.1955
email: SouthsideFRC@peace-caa.org
Hours: M – F 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m

Viola G. Chisholm Eastside Family Resource Center
202 South Beech Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: (315) 470-3325
Fax: (315) 470-3328
Hours: M-Th 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday by appointment only – 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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) 435-4343 and ask to speak with a Social Worker for more information and assistance.

TO ACCESS CANVAS: open up Chrome (preferred) and go to
 SCSD homepage->Library->Clever->Canvas.  

Teacher Resource Sharing Hub
an innovative way to offer support to teachers across our district.  We have a wealth of in-house knowledge and our teachers are excited to support each other.  Please check out this link above to see what they are offering:

The BLUE padlets contain resources they have created and the YELLOW padlets are their Calendly appointment schedules  which allows for anyone to schedule a virtual appointment with them


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