Corcoran High School


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Daniel Straub

Vice Principals
January Kelly
Meghan Snell
Kelly Bowles

Administrative Intern
Dr. Jaime Perez
DASA Coordinators
January Kelly
Danielle Perkins
Meghan Snell
School Hours
7:50 AM - 2:26 PM
School Address 
919 Glenwood Ave. | Syracuse, NY 13207
Main Office
(315) 435-4321
Attendance Office
(315) 435-4124
Guidance Office
(315) 435-5845
Nurse's Office
(315) 435-4326





January Regetns and Bus Schedules


After school tutoring:

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday every teacher is available from 2:30-3:10 for afterschool help/tutoring,Students are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity.
  • Enrichment Program running M-F from 3:10-5pm, which offers tutoring, marking period recovery, lab recovery, credit recovery and EDLP.  This program offers student support in their academics.


Thomas J. Corcoran High School has engaging classrooms that empower all students in a culturally responsive manner, where students take ownership and pride in their educational experience.


The mission of Thomas J. Corcoran High School is to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding.  We will create compassionate and life long learners through the process of inquiry and service.  As a result, all students will graduate with academic proficiency to prepare them for both college and career opportunities. 

Career and Technical Education

Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs offered at Corcoran High School include Business Technology, the Urban Teacher Education Program and Welding. To learn more about these programs, visit our CTE program homepage.

News & Updates
Corcoran Legacy Lives on Decades Later through Nepalese Schoolhouse Corcoran Legacy Lives on Decades Later through Nepalese Schoolhouse: In 1984, students in the Corcoran High School Global Writers Club started a fundraiser in partnership with the Peace Corps: they sold buttons with the goal of raising $2,000 to help the village of Chapakot, Nepal build a primary school.   The Global Writers Club’s purpose was to foster international relations through supporting Third World nations and sponsoring foreign exchange students.   In 1984, they learned about the only existing school in Chapakot – an isolated ... more >>
SCSD High School Students Enjoy Syracuse Opera Performances SCSD High School Students Enjoy Syracuse Opera Performances: Music students from all SCSD high schools recently enjoyed a unique fine arts experience: an opera performance live in their own school building!   Thanks to a partnership between Syracuse Opera, WCNY and CNY Arts, the Syracuse Opera performed ‘No Cowards in Our Band,’ an opera based on the life and work of runaway slave and abolitionist Frederick Douglass. The goal? To introduce high school students to opera while educating them about history, equity and inclusion.   ... more >>
Share Your Feedback: How Should Your School Spend $5,000? Share Your Feedback: How Should Your School Spend $5,000?: The Syracuse City School District has awarded $5,000 for Bellevue, Clary, Corcoran, Henninger, Nottingham, PSLA, and Seymour to spend through Participatory Budgeting (PB)!   Please join us to learn what PB is and share your project ideas. Students and families will vote to decide the winning project for each school. See below for each school’s meeting information.   October 5 – Bellevue – 5 pm (Cafeteria) October 6 – Nottingham – 6 pm (Lower ... more >>
Corcoran CTE Program Helps Lead SCSD Graduates Back Home - as Employees Corcoran CTE Program Helps Lead SCSD Graduates Back Home - as Employees: When Aariana Shortell and Isabella Pascale enter Roberts Pre-K-8 School as Teaching Assistants, they are excited to jump right in and help with whatever students are working on.   They’ve helped with construction paper turkeys, assisting with gluing and writing. They’ve helped small groups of students make posters that identify colors. They’ve read to young students. They’ve taught math and writing skills. They’ve even assisted teachers by decorating bulletin ... more >>
Students Develop Writing Skills at Summer Writing Camp Students Develop Writing Skills at Summer Writing Camp: What’s a chore you do at home that you absolutely hate? What would you rather spend your time doing?   This was one of the daily writing prompts that students in this summer’s Writing Camp pondered as they started their day.   About 15 students from across the SCSD gathered at PSLA at Fowler for a four-week Writing Camp, starting their day with a free write and then examining narrative poems, newspaper stories and more, all through hands-on lessons.   “I ... more >>

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Senior Meetings
Last 2 senior meetings. All seniors need to attend one meeting with their parent or guardian.
11/9 at 4:30PM
11/21` at 5:00PM

Senior Pictures & Baby Pictures
Senior pictures and baby pictures are due Thursday 11/10 to Mr. Terpening.

Senior Meeting Dates
Seniors must attend one of these meetings with a parent/guardian.
September 6th, 4:30pm-5:30pm
September 12th, 5pm-6pm
September 15th, 5:30pm-6:30pm
September 21st, 4:30pm- 5:30pm
October 1st , 9am-10am
October 3rd , 5pm-6pm
October 13th, 5:30pm-6:30pm CANCELED will be resheduled
October 17th, 4:30pm-5:30pm


Student Laptop User Agreement
College & Career Center Visits
Transcript Request Form
Corcoran Alumni Hall of Fame Nomination Form
Corcoran Athletics Schedule
Corcoran Facebook Page
High School Online Tutoring Support
NYS Graduation Requirements


Corcoran HS 2022-23 NYSED HS Redesign Plan
Alumni ACADEMIC Wall of Fame Nomination Form