Syracuse Latin Elementary School


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Kelly Manard
Vice Principal
Krista Hunter
Sherri Finch
DASA Coordinators
Krista Hunter
Shonette Harper
Main Office
(315) 435-4606
Fax: (315) 435-6552
School Address 
345 Jamesville Ave. |
Syracuse, NY 13210
School Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Syracuse Latin School





The vision of The Syracuse Latin School is to celebrate learning by providing an academically rigorous curriculum with a focus on leadership, citizenship and intellectual growth.

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Below you will find all virtual offerings and information on where assignments are posted for each teacher at Syracuse Latin. Hopefully this helps you find what you need in one place! Please note that ALL staff can be reached via SCSD e-mail. Please e-mail if you have questions regarding your child's assignments or participation in distance learning. 
Grade / Teacher / Contact Info Virtual Offering / Class Meeting Time Other Information / Details
Kindergarten – Giannuzzi
Zoom Class Meeting – Mondays at 10:00am Work posted on SeeSaw/Class Dojo/Lessons sent via Email
Kindergarten – Frost
Zoom Class Meeting – Mondays at 11:30am Work posted on SeeSaw/Class Dojo/Lessons sent via Class Dojo
Kindergarten – Ditre
Zoom Class Meetings – Tues/Thurs at 11:15am Work posted on SeeSaw/Class Dojo/Lesson sent via Email
1st Grade – Rados Zoom Class Meetings - TBD Work posted on SeeSaw/ Class Dojo
1st Grade – McConnell Zoom Class Meetings-Fridays 1pm Work posted on SeeSaw/Class Dojo
1st Grade – Quimby Zoom Class meetings-day varies, time 1pm, individual zoom meetings as needed Work posted on SeeSaw/Class Dojo
2nd Grade -- Edwards Zoom Class meeting Monday at 11:30
 Small Group meetings at 11:00, 1130, 12:30, 1:00
Work posted on SeeSaw
2nd Grade -- Bassette Zoom Class Meeting – Wed/Fri at 10am Work posted on SeeSaw
2nd Grade -- Wiegand Zoom Class Meeting – Wed /Fri at 9:30am  ClassDojo Morning Meeting posted Mon/Tues/Thurs Work posted on SeeSaw
Updates on ClassDojo Story
3rd Grade – Haddad Zoom Class Meeting-Mondays at 1:30pm Work posted on SeeSaw
3rd Grade – LoBello Zoom Class Meeting- Thursdays at 1:00pm Work posted on SeeSaw
3rd Grade – McIntyre Zoom Class Meeting – Thursdays at 1:00 pm Work posted on SeeSaw
4th Grade – Nielsen Zoom Class Meeting – Wednesdays at 10am Work posted on SeeSaw
4th Grade – Burden Zoom Class Meeting – Fridays at 1pm Work posted on SeeSaw
4th Grade – Frisina Zoom Class Meeting – Mondays at 9:30am Work posted on SeeSaw
Updates on ClassDojo Story
Weekly parent email (Sunday)
4th Grade- Burden, Frisina, Nielsen Facebook Live Morning Meeting
M/W/F 9:15
5th Grade – Nash (Math) Zoom Class Meeting-Fridays at 10 am/2pm Work posted on SeeSaw/Remind
5th Grade – Perry (ELA) Zoom Class Meetings – Mondays at 10am
Screencast – Mondays/Fridays
Work posted on SeeSaw
5th Grade – Russo (SCI/SS) Live Facebook Lesson Tuesdays at 11:30
Zoom Meetings Thursday 10 a.m./2 p.m.
Work posted on Facebook/Remind/emailed through O365
6th Grade Team Class Dojo/Mondays Schedule for week posted on Dojo
6th Grade – Melendez (ELA) Zoom Class Meeting / Review – Wed at 11am Work posted on Canvas
6th Grade – Melendez (ELA)
Small Group Zoom-Thursdays (time varies as needed) Work posted on Canvas
6th Grade – Doyle (SCI/SS) Zoom Class Meeting / Review – Mon at 1pm Work posted on Canvas
6th Grade – Albert (Math) FB Live Mon 9:30/Zoom or FB Thurs 9:30 Work posted on Canvas/LearnZillion
6th Grade – Alberts Zoom Class Meeting – Wednesdays at 11:15am
(Optional) Zoom Office Hours Tu/Th 11:15am
Work posted on Google Classroom
Mrs. Hipius Videos in Facebook group Work posted in Facebook group
Mr. Kiritsis Join scheduled teletherapy sessions on Zoom Work and information posted in Blendspace and Screencast-o-Matic
Pre-K (3) – Olson Zoom Meetings on M/W at 10am & Friday at 3:15pm Activities posted on ClassTag & SeeSaw
Pre-K (3) – Perrin Zoom morning meeting Friday @ 9:30 ; Individual Zoom meetings/calls as needed Activities posted in Facebook group/ClassTag
Pre-K (3) – Thrall Zoom class AM and PM Wed 11 and 1; additional zoom on Fri @10 Activities posted on ClassTag
Pre-K (4) – Flanagan Zoom Class Meeting- Wednesdays at 10am Work/activities posted on ClassTag
Pre-K (4) – Dickens Zoom Class Meeting- Tuesdays at 11am Weekly Activities posted on Classtag and Seesaw
Morning Announcements M-F at 9am – Facebook Live N/A
School Mystery Reader Fridays at 9:15am – Syr. Latin FB Page N/A
Virtual Enrichment Club Videos posted throughout the week Menu of items for enrichment activities posted by Monday morning
6th Grade Independent Reading Book Club Thursday OR Friday via Zoom at 11:30am N/A
AIS – Darrohn Activities M/W/F on Seesaw by 10:00 am.
1:1 Zoom Meetings T/Th (as needed, time varies)
Work posted in SeeSaw
Daily communication on ClassDojo
Phys. Ed. (Kennedy, Goodness, Serrao) Facebook Physical Activity posts every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.  Facebook APE posts on Friday to Hipius Page. Work posted in SeeSaw (K-5) on Monday morning due Friday; Canvas (Gr. 6) on Monday morning due Friday.
Music (Taylor-Kaye) Joins grade-level Zoom meetings Work posted in SeeSaw (K-5); Canvas (Gr. 6)
Castiglione – Spanish K-(M)  1-(T)  2-(W)  3-(T)   4-(Th)  5-(F)    6-(W)
Zoom meetings with homerooms
Pre-k/ 12:1:3 on assigned class days.
Work posted in SeeSaw (K-5); Canvas (Gr. 6)
Work posted in Classtag (Pre-k)
Kissel – Art Joins grade-level Zoom meetings Work posted in SeeSaw (K-5); Canvas (Gr. 6)
Parry-Benedict – Orchestra Office Hours Daily 9:00-10:00
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday -
Zoom Lessons by appointment 10:00-11:30 and 1:00-3:30
Work posted in Seesaw (4-5); Canvas (Gr. 6)
Kovak – Instrumental & Band Zoom Lessons Assignments in Canvas

Below you will find direct LINKS to various class Facebook and YouTube pages/groups

4th grade FB Group 

5th grade FB Group 

Special Areas…

Syracuse Latin Virtual Enrichment Group 

Mrs. Hipius' Classroom

Speech & Language -- SeeSaw & Visit Ms. Smith's YouTube site:

Pre-K (Ms. Mel Perrin): Facebook Group --

Ms. Parry-Benedict -- Orchestra Website:

Mrs. Kovak: Instrumental Students should access Canvas via Clever...
• Go to the district Library webpage:
• On the left side of the page, click on Clever and log-in using your
district ID and password
• Click on the icon for Canvas

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) 435-4606 and ask to speak with a Social Worker for more information and assistance.

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Important Announcements

School Closure
Students & Families...we love and miss you! Stay healthy and make sure to reach out with questions or concerns while school is closed. 


Syracuse Latin Summer Activities & Suggested Reading


Virtual Field Days Family Letter
Syracuse Latin Virtual Field Days!
Mr. Alberts' Google Classroom Directions
Using Gaming Systems to Access Clever
Syracuse Latin YouTube Links
Overview of Apps on Clever
Using Clever with Android phones & iPhones
How to Access Clever
Canvas Help
Canvas Online Guide for Students (6th Grade)
'19-'20 School Handbook