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

Classroom Meeting Links

To join a classroom meeting, click on a 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
Mrs. Main
   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. Jones
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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Webster's Virtual After-school Program begins January 4, 2021.
After-School hours are Monday - Friday from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Registration is still available!

After-School Meeting Links
To join a classroom meeting, click on a teacher's name below. 
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
Grades K-1: Mrs. Adler
Grade 2: Ms. Magnarelli
Grade 3: Mrs. Marsh
Grades 4-5: Ms. Jones

Monday, Wednesday and Friday Enrichment
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

Yoga: Mrs. Dengel
Zumba: Mrs. Shakir
PE: Ms. Moore
K-2 Arts & Crafts: Ms. Lyons
3-5 Arts & Crafts: Mrs. Bigness

Tuesday and Thursday Enrichment
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
K-2 Arts & Crafts: Ms. Ford
Spanish Culture & Activies: Mrs. Fairbank
K-2 Growth Mindset: Mrs. Sealey
3-5 Chess - Mr. Sturgeon
3-5 Robotics: Mrs. Tredo
After-school Subsititute Teacher
Mrs. Sturgeon
Ms. Hannah

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
All SCSD Schools to be Remote from January 4th-15th All SCSD Schools to be Remote from January 4th-15th: Due to the continued increase in positive COVID-19 cases both in our community at-large and in our school community the Syracuse City School District will be going to full remote instruction for the next two weeks.  All students and staff will be remote January 4 th -15 th . We will continue to monitor the situation in our community and with our staff and students over the next two weeks.  It is our intention to resume our hybrid instruction on Tuesday, January 19 th .  In ... more >>
SCSD Schools to Go Remote Beginning on December 21st SCSD Schools to Go Remote Beginning on December 21st: Due to the increased number of staff and students currently in isolation and/or quarantine due to COVID-19, the Syracuse City School District will be switching to 100% remote instruction for all students and staff beginning on Monday, December 21st.    We plan on returning to our hybrid model of instruction after Holiday Recess, on Monday, January 4th. All students should plan to take part in remote instruction Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. We appreciate your understanding ... more >>
Want to Change Your Child's Learning Model? Details here. Want to Change Your Child's Learning Model? Details here.: In August, you were asked to make a selection between hybrid in-person learning and 100% remote and to commit to this choice for the first semester of the school year, ending January 29, 2021. With the second semester starting February 1st we are now offering you the opportunity to make a change to your child’s instructional model if you'd like.   If you are interested in changing your child’s instructional model (from 100% remote to hybrid in-person, or from hybrid in-person ... more >>
All SCSD Schools to be Remote for the Week of November 30th- December 4th All SCSD Schools to be Remote for the Week of November 30th- December 4th: As previously reported, the City of Syracuse and all of our schools except Roberts PK-8 and Corcoran High School are in the New York State Orange Zone.    After further communication with staff from New York State, Onondaga County and the City of Syracuse, all schools in the Syracuse City School District including Corcoran and Roberts will be remote for the week of November 30th-December 4 th .   All students and staff scheduled for in person learning, must still be tested in ... 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 >>

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SCSD Multi-Day Meal Kits
Multi-Day Meal Kits 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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SCSD and WCNY's TV Classroom
TV Classroom 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:
24.3 with an Antenna
1276 for Spectrum Digital
467 for FiOS


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