McKinley-Brighton Elementary

Renee Burgess


Eric Patterson
Vice Principal

Sophia Burden
Administrative Intern

DASA Coordinators:

Eric Patterson
Suzanne Creekmore

Contact Information:

Main Office: (315) 435-4605
Nurse's Office: (315) 435-4000

School Address:

141 West Newell Street
Syracuse, NY 13205

School Hours:

8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

School News
SCSD Students Named ‘Youth Unsung Heroes’: “He refuses to give up, and constantly challenges himself to be better.”   “Her love of learning is magnetic.”   “He has a positive attitude that is infectious.”   “She is an extremely positive role model for her peers.”   “He is a peacemaker who has a big heart.”   “She is genuine and takes pride in herself.”   “He is always willing to jump in and help his classmates.” ... more >>
OCC Professor Helps McKinley-Brighton Students Create Journals: “Repeat after me,” Meredith Cantor-Feller instructed. “If I write it down, I’m one step closer to getting it done!”   The Coordinator of the Onondaga Community College Photography Program and Interim Dean of Visual, Performing & Applied Arts met with third graders in Ms. Keesler’s third grade class to help them make their own journals.   Students selected a colored paper for their journal’s cover, and then decorated it with drawings ... more >>
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Syracuse City School District Receives Two School Improvement Grants: The Syracuse City School District has received two School Improvement Grant (SIG)s from the New York State Education Department. McKinley-Brighton Elementary and Meachem Elementary have each received $2.5 million in funding through the seventh round of state SIG grant distributions.   As designated ‘priority’ schools, Meachem and McKinley-Brighton were required to submit school redesign models showing how they would optimize leadership, teacher effectiveness, additional instructional ... more >>

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2015-16 School Review Report
Back to School Supply List 16-17
McKinley-Brighton Support Staff


Barnes and Noble Bookfair
McKinley Supper Program 2016-17
October Supper Menu
McKinley-Brighton School Comprehensive Education Plan
Student Support Services Organizational Chart