Message from Superintendent Brown Regarding District Safety Plans:
February 15, 2018
Dear Families, Students, and Staff,
In light of the terrible incident yesterday in Florida, I wish to update you on the Ithaca City School District’s continuous efforts to provide a safe learning environment for our students and staff. The ICSD has a Code of Conduct and a District Safety Plan , which also contains specific Building Safety Plans. Per NYS regulations, each school is required to conduct eight evacuation drills and four lockdown (intruder/shooter, ...
Celebrating Five Years of the Caroline Wilderness Garden:
Students at Caroline Elementary recently helped beautify their school’s wilderness campus during a service learning day that also kicked off the outdoor space’s five-year anniversary.
Students planted flowers, pulled weeds, and performed other gardening tasks on the 21-acre campus while learning lessons about teamwork and nature during I Am Needed Day.
In all, classes moved nine cubic yards of soil and 12 cubic yards of mulch, planted over 300 bulbs, and removed ...
The Caroline Wilderness Performance Academy with the Ithaca Children's Garden will host a documentary premier on Wednesday, October 25 at 6:00 p.m. at the State Theater of Ithaca, 107 W. State St. Refreshments will be served.