The vision of Meachem Elementary is to provide an environment that develops life-long learners who are peaceful, productive, healthy, and happy.
In collaboration with students, families, and the community, Meachem will provide a safe and supportive learning environment that is committed to growing the whole student. With strong relationships at its core, Meachem will provide personalized learning experiences to propel each student to meet their full potential.
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) 435-4610 and ask to speak with a Social Worker for more information and assistance.
Greetings Parents and Families of Meachem Elementary School,
We are excitedly preparing for the opening of school as the first day of school is approaching, on Monday, September 14, 2020. Despite the challenges our community is facing, we know it is going to be another amazing year at Meachem! We are evermore committed to providing the best education possible to our students, both in-person and virtually. The circumstances of this school year is providing Meachem staff more opportunities than ever to grow and learn as educators and to help your children develop the skills necessary to be successful students who are lifelong learners.
Now more than ever, we need you, our Meachem parents and families, to be our partners in your child’s education. We look forward to being a true team, to hearing your feedback, and to develop and grow together as we launch our online learning program this school year. Education will look differently this year, but what will not change is our commitment to you and your children, our shared vision for success, and our dedication to being the BEST we can be.
Highlights and Upcoming Events:
To stay up-to-date with Meachem news and events, please check the SCSD Meachem website and our school’s Facebook page www.facebook.com/meachemelementary. To improve our communication with families, there will be a Sunday night message sent out to all Meachem community members with reminders and updates when necessary.
- Our PTO is a wonderful partner for our school! Each year our PTO provides tremendous amounts of volunteer and organizing events at Meachem. Their first virtual meeting will be on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 6:00 pm.
- First day of school is on Monday, September 14th: In- person students will be let in the building at 7:50 am and instruction begins each day promptly at 8:00 am. Dismissal will begin at 1:50 each day, please make sure you have arrangements set up prior to the first day of school. Students that are online only will also begin their online instruction on this day.
- Curriculum Night is on Thursday, October 1st: The event will begin at 6:00 pm and conclude at 7:30 pm. This is an important night when you can meet your student’s teachers and learn about their “school world.”
As our school reopening date approaches, please be on the lookout for more information about what to expect for the first day of school for your student. If you have any questions regarding in-person instruction and safety, please consult the district’s reopening plan, which is posted on the Syracuse City School Districts home page. With any other questions, please call at 315- 435- 4610 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Enjoy the remainder of your summer!
Looking Ahead: Click Here to Fill Out the Reopening Questionnaire:
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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, ...
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