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North Syracuse Central School District
5355 West Taft Road
North Syracuse, NY 13212

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May 27, 2016 will be a holiday due to unused snow days
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The North Syracuse Central School District 2015-2016 academic calendar has been revised to include Friday, May 27, 2016 as a day off of school for all students and staff in the district. Previously, May 27 was included as a regular school day for students but in accordance with established snow day provisions, if two or more emergency closing days are left unused by April 15, one of those days... more info


Smith Road Elementary presentation of "Aladdin, Kids" rescheduled for May 31
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Smith Road Elementary School will proudly present "Aladdin, Kids," featuring the 4th grade musical club, on Tuesday, May 31, 2016. Terrance Coppack stars as Aladdin and Corynn Frysinger as Jasmine. The performance will take place at 6:30 p.m. North Syracuse Junior High School. Please note that this is a location change from previous years. Tickets are $3.00 per person at the door. Contact... more info


Special Olympics Committee extends thanks to community for successful event
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The North Syracuse Central School District Special Olympics Committee would like to THANK all the teachers, teaching assistants, bus drivers, parents, the NSCSD Sherriff's (Deputy Brisson, Lehmann, Cox) and all the districts who participated in this year's NSCSD Special Olympics. With 13 districts (850 Special Olympic Athletes, 250 North Syracuse student and adult volunteers, and an unimaginable... more info


NSJHS Science Olympiad Book Fair - June 5
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The North Syracuse Junior High School Science Olympiad team is holding a Book Fair at Barnes & Noble (3956 Route 31 in Clay) on Sunday, June 5 from 12 to 4 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend the in-store event and see live Science Olympiad demonstrations. Additionally, some members of the NSJHS orchestra will be performing. For those unable to attend the in store event, the team is also... more info


2016 Regional Summer School will take place in Baldwinsville
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The OCM BOCES 2016 Regional Summer School program will take place at Ray Middle School (7650 Van Buren Road) in Baldwinsville. Sessions begin on Monday, July 11, for staff only. The first day of classes for students is Wednesday, July 13. Students from the North Syracuse Central School District and Baldwinsville Central School District will attend summer school at Ray Middle School. Students... more info


UPK registration for 2016-2017 has begun
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The North Syracuse Central School District has begun registrations for its Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program. Registration takes place during normal business hours (8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.) at the Jerome F. Melvin Administrative Office Building (5355 West Taft Road) in North Syracuse. In order to register your child in the UPK program, you will need to bring... more info


Robotics Summer Camp for students in grades 3-8 - August 1 through 5
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Students from the North Syracuse Central School District, courtesy of a grant from the North Syracuse Education Foundation, will have the opportunity to attend a summer robotics camp free of charge. The robotics camp, being offered through CiTi BOCES, will take place from August 1 through 5 at Gillette Road Middle School. An elementary session for students entering grades 3 through 5 will take... more info


Roxboro Road Middle School students learn science hands-on at Oneida Shores
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Approximately 250 5th grade students from Roxboro Road Middle School recently explored an outdoor science classroom at Oneida Shores Park. Students spend the school day participating in various activities related to the environment and different living animals and plants in the environment. Students were joined by staff of the Onondaga County Sheriff's Department, who taught a lesson in water... more info


OCM BOCES students from the North Syracuse Central School District place in NYS SkillsUSA Competition
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Noah Napoli
Two Onondaga Cortland Madison BOCES students from Cicero-North Syracuse High School recently placed in the New York State SkillsUSA competition. Madeleine Medley, a culinary arts program senior placed 1st in the cake decorating category and Noah Napoli, an automotive technology senior placed 2nd in the automotive service technology category. The 2016 New York State SkillsUSA conference and... more info


Voters approve proposed budget
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North Syracuse Central School District voters have agreed to the district's proposed 2016-2017 school year budget with a 77.4 percent approval. More than 2,000 votes were cast, with the final tally being 1,636 yes votes and 477 no votes on the $155,237,936 proposal. A bus proposition for $1,566,828 was also passed (76.2% approval) with 1,605 yes votes and 501 no votes. Additionally, the Salina... more info


C-NS' Pete Moore will receive President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition Community Leadership Award at school pep rally
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The President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition (PCFSN) has selected Cicero-North Syracuse (C-NS) High School teaching assistant and athletic coach Pete Moore to receive a 2016 President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition Community Leadership Award. Mr. Moore will receive the award from PCFSN on Friday, June 3 during a pep rally being held at C-NS in his honor. The rally will begin at... more info


12 teachers receive NSEF grants to enhance student programs
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2016 NSEF Grant recipients
Twelve North Syracuse Central School District teachers were recently recognized for receiving grants from the North Syracuse Education Foundation (NSEF) in their 2016 Grant Award's Program. NSEF resources support quality education through creative opportunities, and innovative/imaginative approaches. Since 2003, NSEF has provided more than $90,000 in grant money for student programming through... more info


Interdisciplinary Approach Growing Good Results at CNS
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Mrs. Grabowski's students are working together with Ms. Linkinhoker and Mr. Fabian's students to create a community garden in the courtyard at CNS. Students are currently planting different types of vegetables and are working in the greenhouse. Students will also be building raised beds with Mr. Fabian's technology students. ...more info


Gillette Road student is recipient of 180 Student Awards
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Gillette Road Middle School 7th grade student, Gadge Lum, has been named one of only 15 recipients of the prestigious 2016 180 Student Awards. The awards, now in their tenth year, honor students across the United States for turning their lives around by achieving reading and math literacy using intensive intervention programs READ 180, MATH 180 and System 44. Gadge stood out in the application... more info


C-NS senior awarded $180,000 Naval ROTC scholarship
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Matthew McAndrew, a senior at Cicero-North Syracuse High School was recently awarded a Marine Option Naval Reserve Officers Training Corp (NROTC) scholarship for the total amount of $180,000.00. This is an extremely competitive scholarship with only 330 seniors selected throughout the United States. Please be sure to congratulate Matthew on this outstanding accomplishment! Matt, who is ranked... more info


C-NS junior will recieve 2016 Cornell Book Award
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Congratulations to Cicero-North Syracuse High School junior, Sarah Wicks, for having been selected for a 2016 Cornell Book Award through the Cornell Alumni Association of Central New York (CAACNY). The award is highly competitive, with only 1% of juniors selected and 10 winners from Central New York chosen. The award is presented annually by CAACNY to students with outstanding character,... more info


C-NS senior receives 2016 AXA Achievement Community Award
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Congratulations to Cicero-North Syracuse High School senior, Elizabeth Westfall, for having received a 2016 AXA Achievement Community Award and $2,500 scholarship. Elizabeth plans to attend Crouse School of Nursing in the fall. AXA scholarship winners, known as AXA Achievers, all share the following qualities: ambition and drive, determination to set and reach goals, respect for self, family... more info


Inclusive Classrooms
Lakeshore Road Elementary School
Please read the attached letter for more information about the District's decision to move to a inclusive model for the 2016 school year. ...more info


Assemblyman Stirpe presents check to Northstars JV Winterguard Boosters Club
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New York State Assemblyman Al Stirpe, Sunnking Electronics Recycling and Time Warner Cable, recently presented a check for more than $1,700 to the Northstars JV Winterguard Boosters Club. The donation was made to the Booster on behalf of their help with Assemblyman Stirpe's January electronics recycling event held at the North Syracuse Central School District Transportation Office. The event... more info


Graduation requirment letters online
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Each year, the North Syracuse Central School District posts high school graduation requirements letters online. Graduation requirement letters for the Class of 2017 through the Class of 2022 are now online. Click the links below to download/view the appropriate letter for your student. For more news from the North Syracuse Central School District, visit us on Facebook at www.nscsd.org/facebook.... more info


Board of Education approves 2016-2017 academic calendar
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On Monday, April 4, 2016, the North Syracuse Central School District Board of Education approved a 2016-2017 academic calendar. Included with the calendar are provisions for school closings due to weather-related conditions or other emergency situations. The calendar and provisions are available for download using the link below. For more news from the North Syracuse Central School District,... more info


North Syracuse Early Education Program registration information
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The North Syracuse Central School District is accepting registrations for its Early Education Pre-K Program at Main Street School for the 2016 summer program and for the 2016/17 school year. Preschool Education Programs at Main Street School are offered for children ages 3 and 4 years old. In order to enroll your child in a FULL-day program for the 2016/17 school year, he/she must be 3 years... more info


District offering free afterschool tutoring for eligible Native American students
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The North Syracuse Central School District, through its Native American Grant program, is making available free tutoring services to Native American students attending school within the district, who have filed the appropriate 506 forms. Tutoring, provided by certified teachers, will be provided at district schools, local libraries or students’ homes, for up to two (2) hours per week. For more... more info