Delaware Primary School / Escuela Primaria Delaware


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Moshiena Faircloth
Vice Principal
Janel Milana

Administrative Intern
Jaime Sanjurjo
DASA Coordinators
Janel Milana
Mayra Arocho-Bague
School Address
900 S. Geddes Street
Syracuse, NY 13204
Main Office
(315) 435-4540
Nurse's Office
(315) 435-4540
School Hours 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Explore, Inquire, Create - Explora, Pregunta, Crea

The Delaware  staff is dedicated to creating a culture of learning where all students are on a path to be college and career ready.



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Attention, SCSD families: Please be reminded that SCSD schools will be closed from Monday, April 11th through Friday, April 15th for Spring Recess. We look forward to welcoming students back to school on Monday, April 18th! #SCSDCares

The Great Kindness Challenge 

The kindness challenge focuses on developing a positive school climate and increasing student engagement.  The Kindness Challenge focuses on performing as many acts of kindness as possible at Delaware Primary! Students participated in a door decorating contest, The Great Wall of Kindness contest, and used the provided checklist of 50 kind acts to show everyone that KINDNESS MATTERS! 

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School News
SCSD Teachers Meet Their Goals Thanks to New Impact Coaches SCSD Teachers Meet Their Goals Thanks to New Impact Coaches: In Molli Brown’s classroom at Delaware Primary, first graders complete a timed math fluency test – called a math sprint – three or four times a week.   When they finish, they run to the front of the room, grab a crayon, and shade in how many questions they got right on their personal goal tracker.   When they reach their math goal – which each student sets for himself or herself each month – they get to ring a special bell to celebrate their progress. ... more >>
Delaware Students Gain Self Esteem and Sisterhood through Building HER Program Delaware Students Gain Self Esteem and Sisterhood through Building HER Program: “The girls in our district need something.”   A few years ago, Delaware Primary School Principal Moshiena Faircloth had this thought as she heard about the Building Men Program’s success. A short time later, she had created a not-for-profit, Building HER, not affiliated with the Syracuse City School District, which serves hundreds of young women in fourth through eleventh grade across more than nine City schools, as well as surrounding districts.   The group ... more >>
Meet the New Principal: Delaware Primary School’s Moshiena Faircloth Meet the New Principal: Delaware Primary School’s Moshiena Faircloth: The Syracuse City School District is pleased to introduce Moshiena Faircloth, the new Principal of Delaware Primary School! Read the interview below to learn more about Ms. Faircloth. Tell us a little about yourself and your background. I am a resident of Syracuse, New York. I have worked in the Syracuse City School District as an educator for quite some time.  What is your favorite thing about Syracuse?  My favorite thing about Syracuse is all the beautiful ethnicities and ... more >>
Delaware Students Spread Happiness in Kindness Challenge Delaware Students Spread Happiness in Kindness Challenge: Ms. Rodriguez's 2nd graders smiled and giggled as they moved around the school, “sprinkling kindness” everywhere. Ms. Hofman's 4th graders walked around giving kind notes to staff members and classmates. Ms. Brown's 1st graders made ‘helping hands’ and sent them to students at Dr. Weeks.   Students from all grade levels at Delaware Primary spent the end of summer engaged in a Kindness Challenge – with the goal of helping their school perform as ... more >>
Now Parents can Track their child's SCSD Transportation. Now Parents can Track their child's SCSD Transportation.: *New information for Parents* Now you can Track your child's SCSD Transportation. Dear Huntington Families, The Syracuse City School District [SCSD] has launched a new transportation App called "FirstView" for families to be able to view their child’s transportation information and receive text notifications.  Below are instructions for you to follow to download the App to your mobile device, laptop, tablet, or I-Pad. * Important * Before downloading ... more >>

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