School Board Voter Registration
Are you at least 18 years of age, currently living in Lackawanna but not registered to vote in the School Board Election? If so, please stop in room 107 at the McKinley Administration Building located at 245 South Shore Blvd. on May 1, 2017 from 12:00 -5:00 p.m. to register to vote in the upcoming School Board Election which will take place on Tuesday, May 16, 2017!
Lead Testing Updates
Please read the latest 2nd Draw Lead Testing Results/Updates. For more infortmation about the 2016-17 State-wide lead testing in schools and for results within Lackawanna Public Schools, please visit our Lead Testing Results 2016-17 webpage, located under the "Our District" section.
Lackawanna Schools Security Initiative
Our District has been working to increase security in all buildings. New security procedures have been adopted at the elementary schools as well as the Middle and High School Campus. For more information, please read this letter from the Superintendent.
Lackawanna Lead Testing Results and Action Plan
Please read this letter to review Lackawanna City School District’s lead testing results and action plan. The safety and security of Lackawanna CSD students, families, faculty, staff and community is the District’s main priority. We are taking responsive action to ensure each water source is in compliance with NYS water standards.
For information about lead testing in school drinking water, please visit the Erie County Department of Health website by clicking here.
Extended School Day Program Now Available for Lackawanna Middle School Students
Lackawanna Middle School and the YWCA have partnered together to offer Lackawanna Middle School Students a FREE Extended School Day. Program hours are 2:04-4:34 p.m., on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. The staff has begun working together to provide engaging activities and enrichment programs offered during after school hours that focus on four themes: Health and Wellness, Leader in Me, Science Academy, and Artists’ Academy.
For more information and for the enrollment packet for the Extended School Day Program at Lackawanna Middle School, please click here.
The YWCA is also searching for Assistant Teachers. You can find the application by clicking here.
EXTRA HELP AVAILABLE - School Start/End Times Change to Accommodate Extra Help
In an effort to address parental and teacher concerns regarding additional classroom assistance for students in grades 6-12, Lackawanna High School and Middle School have adjusted school start and end times. The school day now offers an additional 30 minutes after school for students to seek extra help from their teachers. A late bus will be provided for eligible students.
The following are the new times for the school day:
Middle School / High School:
Breakfast Begins: 7:15 AM
Period 1 Begins: 7:30 AM
School Day Ends: 2:04 PM
Extra Help Extended Period Ends: 2:34 PM
فصول التقوية متوفرة الآن لإحتياجات الطلبة، أوقات بداية الدوام المدرسي/أوقات نهاية الدوام المدرسي قد تم تغييرها وفقاً لتوفير فصول التقوية الدراسية في كل المواد المدرسية
تلبيةً لملاحظات الآباء و المعلمين بخصوص إيجاد حلول جادة لتحسين المستوى الدراسي لدى طلبة و طالبات المراحل الإعدادية و الثانوية - من الصف 6 و لغاية الصف 12 . عملت مدرسة لاكوانا الإعدادية و مدرسة لاكوانا الثانوية على تعديل أوقات الدوام المدرسي. اليوم الدراسي الآن يقدم 30 دقيقة إضافية بعد نهاية الدوام المدرسي للطلبة للإنضمام إلى فصول التقوية المقدمة من مدرس/مدرسة المادة. مع توفر باص خاص لتوصيل الطلبة الذين يرتادون الباص عادةً بعد الإتنهاء من فصول التقوية.
و أوقات الدوام الدراسي الجديدة هي
المدرسة الإعدادية/ المدرسة الثانوية
موعد وجبة الإفطار الصباحية : 7:15 صباحاً
موعد بداية الحصة الأولى: 7:30 صباحاً
موعد نهاية الدوام المدرسي : 2:04 مساءً
موعد الإنتهاء من فصول التقوية: 2:34 مساءً
ATHLETIC PLACEMENT PROCESS
The APP (Athletic Placement Process) is now required for any 7th and 8th grade student wishing to play any JV or Varsity sport. Specific details from the New York State Public High School Athletic Association, Inc. can be found by clicking here to read this memo.
CHARGE POLICY FOR MEALS
The District's charge policy for the school breakfast/lunch program for Grades Pre-K – 12 states if your child has charged 2 breakfasts, he/she will not be able to receive a breakfast. If your child has charged 2 lunches, a peanut butter or cheese sandwich (with milk, fruit, vegetable or soup) will be provided. Click here for the Free/Reduced Meals Application.
As part of our comprehensive intervention plan, the District Attendance Teacher, Mrs Meagan Bender monitors, collects and reports student attendance data. She also serves as part of the District Data Team and is the District McKinney Vento representative for homeless students/families. She can be reached at 827-6729 or by email@example.com. Click here for more information.
Board Policy for Attendance Policy Number 7110