Robert DiFlorio
Assistant Superintendent, PreK, Elem & K-8

Melissa Evans
Assistant Superintendent, PreK, Elem & K-8
725 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
(315) 435-4220
The Office of Elementary Education provides operational and instructional support to students and staff in 10 schools across the district. 

The Syracuse City School District ES schools are committed to all students meeting and exceeding the New York State Learning Standards and provide daily instruction in:
  • Reading, writing, listening and speaking across all content areas
  • Mathematical thinking, problem solving, and skill acquisition
  • Content and procedural instruction in science, social studies and health
  • Higher-order thinking skills integrated across content areas
Special subject areas are an integral part of the elementary school experience. Instruction in vocal music, instrumental music, art and physical education provide a well-rounded experience for all students. In addition, student-centered Library Media Centers in each school, staffed by licensed professionals, serve as a focal point for literacy.
Average Class Sizes
  • Primary (K-3) 24:1
  • Intermediate (4-5) 27:1
Our Schools

Bellevue Elementary School
Delaware Elementary School
Delaware Primary
Dr. King Elementary School
Dr. Weeks Elementary School
Ed Smith Pre-K-8 School
Franklin Elementary School
Frazer Pre-K-8 School
Hughes Elementary School
Huntington Pre-K-8 School
HW Smith Pre-K-8 School
LeMoyne Elementary School
McKinley-Brighton Elementary
Meachem Elementary School
Roberts Pre-K-8 School
Salem Hyde Elementary School
Syracuse Latin
Van Duyn Elementary School
Webster Elementary School