Monthly Archives: October 2011

Camp for Diverse Students Impacting Syracuse Pupils

“Seeds of Peace” Students Urge School Board to Continue Funding   Syracuse students affiliated with the “Seeds of Peace” project spoke to the School Board about their experiences Wednesday night and encouraged the board to invest in the program. The students … Continue reading

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Seeds of Peace

Students from Syracuse High Schools share their experience with Seeds of Peace with the Syracuse City School Board. Originally reported on October 12, 2011  Syracuse(NCC News) – Four students came before the Syracuse City School Board and community members and shared … Continue reading

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“Seeds of Peace” participants present their experiences at school board meeting

Students share their “Seeds of Peace” summer experience at the school board meeting Originally reported on October 12, 2011 Syracuse (NCC News) – A group of students of varied backgrounds told the Syracuse school board tonight that people can get … Continue reading

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Meachem Parents Address School Board About Large Class Sizes

Parents worried about effect of class size on student performance Originally reported on: October 12, 2011 Syracuse(NCC News) – Class sizes at Meachem Elementary School were a major concern among several parents this evening at the Board of Education meeting … Continue reading

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With Less Funding, Still Hope For a Symphony

Originally reported Oct. 11 at 5 p.m.  By Mitchell Mason (SYRACUSE)— Onondaga Legislature as of 4:30 p.m. Tuesday decided 10-9 to withhold funding for a symphony, but there is still hope for one of the two budding symphonic groups in the … Continue reading

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Class Size Worries at Meachem

Parents want smaller class sizes at Meachem Elementary School Originally reported on October 12, 2011 Syracuse (NCC News)- Four women told the Syracuse school board Wednesday evening that they are unhappy with their children’s class size. They asked the board … Continue reading

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Parents ask the Syracuse School Board for Smaller Class Sizes

Parents Want Smaller Class Sizes Originally reported on October 12, 2011 Syracuse (NCC News)–At last nights Syracuse City School District Board Meeting the main issue was class size. Parents are concerned their children are not meeting academic standards to graduate … Continue reading

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Parents speak up at Syracuse School Board meeting

Meachem Elementary School copyright @ SCSD Parents ask for smaller class size Originally reported on October 12, 2011     Syracuse (NCC News)-Four parents of elementary school students spoke at the Syracuse City School District meeting on Wednesday evening asking that a retired … Continue reading

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Parents ask Syracuse School Board to Reduce Class Sizes

Parents want smaller classes at Meachem Elementary School Originally Reported on October 12, 2011 (Syracuse)- Several parents told the Syracuse school board this evening that they want the size of classes at Meachem Elementary School to be lowered from 29 … Continue reading

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Meachem Elementary Parents Speak Out at School Board Meeting

Increase in class size has parents down Originally reported on October 12, 2011 Syracuse (NCC News)- “I know we’re in financial trouble,” Kathie Maniaci told the Syracuse school board this evening. “But, I encourage you to make cuts outside the … Continue reading

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