Webster Elementary School

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Iverna Minor
Vice Principal
Elizabeth Bielass

Administrative Intern
Elisabeth Swenson
DASA Coordinators
Elizabeth Bielass
Mamie Howard
School Address
500 Wadsworth Street
Syracuse, NY 13208
School Hours 
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Main Office
(315) 435-4670
Fax: (315) 435-4021
Nurse's Office
(315) 435-4672




Welcome to the Webster Elementary School Webpage

Your Place for All Student Learning Information, Links, and Resources

Webster Elementary School will be offering a Virtual After-School Program!

This year, our After-School Program (ASP) will offer both academic and enrichment classes taught by ASP teachers/instructors, using technology for remote access. A project-based learning model will be implemented in many of the course offerings. ASP will take place virtually, Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. The program start date will be coming soon!


Classroom Meeting Links

To join your students' classroom meeting, click their teacher's name below. 
Ms. Mel
Ms. Kalet
Mrs. Gross
Mrs. Frazee
Mrs. Fitzgerald
Mrs. Adler
Ms. Bajish
Mrs. Byrnes
Mrs. Hartnett
Ms. Roberts - ENL
1st Grade
Mrs. Sealey
Mrs. Trainham
Mrs. Horn
Mrs. Lazzaro
Ms. Ivanchak
Ms. Gray
Mrs. Byrnes
Mrs. Hartnett
   2nd Grade
Mrs. Dengel
Ms. Lallier
Mrs. Delaney
Mrs. Welch
Mrs. Alsid
Mrs. Goettel
Ms. Tyler - ENL
3rd Grade
Ms. Brune
Mrs. Marsh
Mr. Pirozzi
Ms. Magnarelli
Ms. Wynn
Ms. Gilbert
Ms. Hannah
Ms. Shaut
Ms. Tyler - ENL
  4th Grade
Mrs. Crandall
Mrs. Boots
Mrs. Krause
Mrs. Corasaniti
Ms. Dixon
Ms. Hannah
Ms. McCarthy
Mrs. VanRiper - ENL
5th Grade
Ms. Jones
Mr. Adams
Mr. Trippany
Ms. Amodio
Ms. Minnifield
Mrs. VanRiper - ENL
KLASS Program
Ms. Holler
Mrs. Gee
Mrs. Popp
Braille Instruction
Mrs. Durham
Special Areas
Mrs. Ashline
Mrs. Weigand
Mr. Milligan
Ms. Moore
Mr. DeSalvatore
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The Syracuse City School District and WCNY's TV Classroom is back!
This season will feature lessons taught by SCSD educators for students in grades K-5. Subjects include ELA, ELA/Humanities, Math, Social Studies,  STEM, Arts, and Physical Education/Health.  Each day begins with a Morning Meeting that emphasizes social-emotional learning.  Some of the lessons are offered in both English and Spanish.

The TV Classroom network will be broadcast from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays on WCNY’s Global Connect
The TV Classroom network will be broadcast from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays on WCNY’s Global Connect
Watch on TV (Global Connect Channel):
24.3 with an Antenna
1276 for Spectrum Digital
467 for FiOS

Webster Mission:
Through education excellence, Webster Elementary School empowers all students with the skills and knowledge to:
Demonstrate Positive Character Traits,
Appreciate Diversity,
Think Critically to Solve Problems,
Be Creative and
Continuously Set and Achieve Life-long Goals
Webster Vision:
Every Student, Every Day will Dream, Explore and Achieve in the Webster Way! 
At Webster we are Building our Future!
Webster is Pawsitive!
At Webster School we live by the Webster Way:
We Are Safe,
We Are Respectful,
We Are Responsible and
We Are Ready to Learn!
School News
Orange Zone Testing to Begin Monday, November 30th Orange Zone Testing to Begin Monday, November 30th: All of the schools in the Syracuse City School District with the exception of Roberts PK-8 and Corcoran High School are in the New York State Orange Zone.  All students and staff in all schools, except Roberts and Corcoran must be take a COVID-19 test and test negative in order to attend school in person.  The County Health Department will be administering mandatory testing at nine of our schools allowing them to open for in person instruction on Monday, November 30th.  The testing ... more >>
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 >>
Webster Students Show that Kindness is Cool Webster Students Show that Kindness is Cool: “She played with me, so I’m making her a heart,” Webster kindergarten student Anab Maow said as she used crayons to draw on a pink construction paper heart.   It’s never too soon to learn that kindness is cool! Anab and her classmates in Mrs. Gross’ class have been enjoying a yearlong project intended to help them create a positive school culture.   In the beginning of the school year, the class discussed school rules and procedures – including ... more >>
SyraFuse Program Helps Encourage Innovative Instruction in the SCSD SyraFuse Program Helps Encourage Innovative Instruction in the SCSD: Personal engagement in learning, with the encouragement of invested adults, helps our students to develop a greater sense of self-efficacy to pursue their life-long goals.   Effective classroom teachers have always personalized learning.   Now we can and will empower them with curriculum, pedagogy, tools and resources specifically designed to support personalization of each student’s learning.   One of the priorities of the Syracuse City School District’s ... more >>

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Did you miss our Live Virtual Open House?

Remote Learning Student Schedules

Beginning December 4, meal pick-up sites will NO LONGER BE OPEN DAILY. Instead, a Multi-Day Meal Kit will be made available to your child once a week. This plan takes into account the safety of every family and provides for several days of breakfasts and lunches.

Multi-day Meal Kits:
Tuesday Take-Home: At dismissal, meal kits will be disributed to Webster students in Pod A and Pod C. 

Wednesday Pick-Up: Pod D students will be able to pick-up meal kits between 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Friday Take-Home: At dismissal, meal kits will be distributed to Webster students in Pod B.

In-Person Meals:
All other meal services for hybrid students will remain the same. Students will receive breakfast in the classroom and lunch pick up through the cafeteria line to be eaten in classrooms.

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Hybrid Learning Meal Service
For hybrid students: On in-person days all students will have breakfast and lunch in the classroom.  On remote learning days a Grab-&-Go meal pack may be picked up at Webster. Each meal pack will contain a breakfast and lunch. Pick up will be available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday between the hours of 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

For 100% virtual students: A Grab-&-Go meal pack may be picked up at Webster daily. Each meal pack will contain a breakfast and lunch. Pick up will be available Monday-Friday between the hours of 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
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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) 435-4670 and ask to speak with a Social Worker for more information and assistance.

Important Information

Webster Self Reflection - School Involvement Process
PBIS Matrix