Monthly Archives: February 2011

anti-smoking events for 7/8 graders

Please see the attached for two upcoming events for teens sponsored by Reality, a NYS teen-led action movement aimed at exposing the manipulative and deceptive marketing practices of the tobacco industry: • First meeting of the local Reality Check chapter … Continue reading

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anti-smoking events for 7/8 graders

Please see the attached for two upcoming events for teens sponsored by Reality, a NYS teen-led action movement aimed at exposing the manipulative and deceptive marketing practices of the tobacco industry: • First meeting of the local Reality Check chapter … Continue reading

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Ed Smith invited to neighborhood forum

Please see the attached for information on the second neighborhood forum for the development of the University Neighborhood Housing Plan, scheduled for Saturday March 5, from 12:30 to 2:30 at Erwin United Methodist Church. second_forum_flier.pdf

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Meet the superintendent candidates

[http://www.syracusecityschools.com/sites/default/files/u35/scsd_logo.gif] Syracuse City School District Newsletter [http://www.syracusecityschools.com/sites/default/files/u35/scsd_logo.gif] Final Candidates for Superintendent Position to Attend Community Receptions The Board of Education and the Central New York Community Foundation will host two separate public receptions to introduce the finalists for the position … Continue reading

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Parks and Rec Programs

Syracuse Parks and Recreation will be offering a couple of programs for Ed Smith students: • See the attached flyer for the Fit Kids Program that will be at Ed Smith on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning March 7 from 3-4 … Continue reading

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update on superintendent search

This morning’s Post-Standard reports the Syracuse school board has narrowed its superintendent search to two candidates. The names of the candidates have not been announced, but there will be two opportunities to meet the candidates: Tuesday, March 1 and Wednesday, … Continue reading

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SCSD Parent Workshop

Please see the attached flyer for information on the Coping With Daily Stress workshop. Although the workshop is offered in each of the school quadrants in March, families can attend any workshop they choose. Michele Abdul Sabur SCSD Parent Advocate … Continue reading

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Ed Smith March Howler

Attached is the March issue of the Howler as well as a separate calendar of events. Faith Plvan 2011 March Calendar.pdf 2011 March Howler.pdf

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ski and bike helmet info

New Certified Ski & Bike Helmets for a Nominal Cost While safety is always a parental concern, high quality bike and (downhill) ski helmets can be costly if you have several children to outfit. This consideration has prompted theTrauma Services … Continue reading

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Ed Smith Inclusion Committee

From Christy Ashby, PTO co-president: Dear Ed Smith Community, There has been some renewed interest in reviving the Inclusion Committee. This was a group of parents and teachers that met for years to discuss and work on issues of inclusion … Continue reading

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Ed Smith School Leadership meeting

Tomorrow (Wednesday, February 16) is the February School Leadership Roundtable meeting for all committees. The meeting will take place in the library from 3:15-4:30 PM. Students who plan on attending the middle school dance at 5:00 PM can stay at … Continue reading

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Ed Smith modified sports *clarification*

You may have seen the recent email about spring modified sports. All modified sports are for 7th and 8th graders only.

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