McCarthy at Beard School




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Principal
Maria Cimino
Vice Principal
Jennifer DiBello
DASA Coordinators
Maria Cimino
Amy Salisbury
School Address 
220 W. Kennedy St. | Syracuse, NY 13205
School Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Main Office
(315) 435-5855
Nurse's Office
(315) 435-4341
Fax: (315) 435-4564
Social Worker Office
(315) 435-4073

The Syracuse City School District's McCarthy @ W.R. Beard program provides unique and specialized services for students with social/emotional, behavioral and academic concerns that require expertise and resources beyond those of regular schools.
 

McCarthy @ W.R. Beard serves the following functions:

  1. Alternative Special Education Program

  2. Diagnostic, Evaluation, Programming Center and on Site Behavioral Instruction Support

The McCarthy @ W.R. Beard Program provides specialized psycho educational programming for students K - 12 for a smooth transition to regular school settings.

School News
SCSD Receivership Public Hearings Announced SCSD Receivership Public Hearings Announced: School Receivership Information Sessions have been announced. Attending these meetings will help you better understand how receivership will impact the operation of your child's school and will allow you to ask any questions you may have.    School Date/Time Location Danforth Middle 11/14, 6:15 pm Auditorium Delaware Academy 11/17, 11:00 am Auditorium Dr. King Elementary ... more >>
Bellevue Students Learn About Emergency Preparedness Bellevue Students Learn About Emergency Preparedness: Bellevue first graders learned about what to do in the event of an emergency, thanks to special visits from police officer Deputy Robin Cox and Deputy Fire Chief Elton Davis.   “Cops keep people safe,” one student explained.   “If someone runs a stop sign, you can give them a ticket, right?” another asked Deputy Cox.   As part of an ongoing lesson about police officers and safety, the students learned about what officers do, how they keep people ... more >>
Joint Schools Construction Board Meeting to be Held 11/15 Joint Schools Construction Board Meeting to be Held 11/15: The Board of Education of the Syracuse City School District will hold a joint meeting with the Joint Schools Construction Board on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 9:00 a.m . in the Common Council Chambers at Syracuse City Hall, Third Floor, 233 East Washington Street, Syracuse, New York.    The purpose of this joint meeting is to receive engineering updates and recommendations as to the options to complete the Fowler High School athletic fields as part of the ongoing Phase II Schools ... more >>
SCSD Board of Education to Host Monthly Business Meeting on 11/14 SCSD Board of Education to Host Monthly Business Meeting on 11/14: The Board of Education of the Syracuse City School District will hold its regular scheduled business meeting on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 4:00 p.m . at the Syracuse City School District Board Room, 725 Harrison Street, Syracuse, New York.    Please note: While the meeting will begin at 4:00 PM with a call to order, be advised that the Board plans to vote on immediately entering into executive session at that time. The public portion of the meeting and consideration of all ... more >>
PSLA Students Gain Career Training Experience at Springside Farm PSLA Students Gain Career Training Experience at Springside Farm: PSLA at Fowler Career and Technical Education students recently had a wonderful opportunity to experience hands-on career readiness training, thanks to a visit to Springside Farm in Fabius.   Students in the Geospatial Technology, Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), EMT, Fire Rescue, Law Enforcement and Forensic Science programs were able to perform search & rescue simulations in a corn maze, allowing them to put to work the lessons they have learned in the classroom.   ... more >>


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