SYRACUSE, NY. (WSYR-TV) — Students, families, and others were all invited for some food and fun Thursday afternoon at Southside Academy Charter School. It was all part of the Picnic with the Principal event.
Neighbors learned more about Southside’s moral focus curriculum and various enrichment activities.
The school’s principal explained how they decided on the picnic theme.
“We think of a picnic as a big American event in the summertime and it’s something that’s normal for families and scholars in Syracuse and around the country, so we wanted to make sure that we did the same thing that something that was going to be going on in school. It’s a good way to make connections with people,” said Dr. Jeff White, Principal of Southside Academy Charter School.
The picnic also highlighted National Back to School Month.
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