SAS MS Engages in STEM Design Challenge with TESSY Plastics

Syracuse Academy of Science Middle School Scholars Attend Last Women in STEM Event

Saturday, May 11th, 2024: The Syracuse Academy of Science Middle School Steam Club attended their last Future Women in STEM event at the MOST. This week, scholars went through the design process with women from TESSY Plastics. Their task was to design something to keep them dry when going to school in the rain. Local media group WCNY joined us, talking to the girls about STEM and the different speakers they have listened to at The Future Women in STEM events.   

Exploring Nature: SAS ES Atoms Venture to Pratt's Falls

The Syracuse Academy of Science Adventure Club Goes on Saturday Hiking Excursion

Saturday, May 4th, 2024: Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary School's Atoms Adventure Club recently went to Pratt's Falls! During this visit, the group hiked along a creek that led to the waterfall. While hiking, Atoms identified salamanders, bugs, fish, and a massive bullfrog! 

It was an authentic outdoor experience. Stay tuned for the next adventure!

Regent Mannion Inspires SAS 3rd Graders

Regent Mannion Pays Syracuse Academy of Science 3rd Graders a Special Visit

Thursday, May 9th, 2024: Regent Patrick Mannion of the NY State Board of Regents visited with Syracuse Academy of Science 3rd graders!

Regent Mannion explained what the Board of Regents does and engaged with our scholars about their dreams and aspirations. He also read a story about presidents and a girl who dreams of being the first female president of the United States!

Thank you to Regent Mannion for visiting us, and we hope to have another visit soon!

SAS MS Top April Dojos Rewarded

Dojo Winners at Syracuse Academy of Science Middle School Treated to a Fancy Lunch

Thursday, May 2nd,  2024: Students earning the top dojo points in each Syracuse Academy of Science Middle School class were rewarded with a delicious fancy lunch as a reward. Students are rewarded with dojos each month for being on time, prepared, participating in class, and being good friends/citizens. At the end of the month, the dojos are totaled, and the students with the most are rewarded with different activities. Everyone gets a clean slate at the start of the following month.

Keep up the great work, Atoms!


SAS MS Mathletes Excel at MathCounts Competition

Six Syracuse Academy of Science Middle Schoolers Win 1st Place in MathCounts Competition

Friday, March 22nd, 2024: We are thrilled to announce that our dedicated team of students clinched first place at the Syracuse Academy of Science Middle School MathCounts Competition! 

These young mathematicians showcased exceptional problem-solving skills, resilience, and teamwork. MathCounts Competition is not just about crunching numbers; it's about critical thinking, strategy, and mastering mathematical concepts.

A big shoutout to our amazing students for their outstanding performance and for representing our school with honor and excellence.

SAS 7th Graders Score Teamwork Skills in Recent Field Trip

Syracuse Academy of Science 7th Graders Test Skills at the Ultimate Goal

Friday, March 22nd, 2024: Seventh-grade Syracuse Academy of Science Middle School students recently enjoyed some friendly competition during a field trip to The Ultimate Goal in Marcellus! Atoms were split into groups that rotated between soccer, dodgeball, kickball, European handball, and capture the flag. Students demonstrated sportsmanship and teamwork!

Empowerment in Finance: Dollar Dog Day at SAS ES

Guest Speakers from Empower Teach Syracuse Academy of Science 2nd Graders about Financial Responsibility

Thursday, April 11th, 2024: Did you know National Teach Children to Save Day was on April 25th? Since Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary School was on Spring Break, the school celebrated with Dollar Dog Day on Thursday, April 11th. Julie Murad-Caruso from Empower and Dollar Dog spoke with second graders about saving, spending, and sharing money! Scholars were active participants in the discussion, stating that we save money to buy a house and that we can share money by giving to people in need!

Dollar Dog stuck around for some pictures and to give a water bottle to every 2nd grader. Thanks, Empower, for stopping by!

SAS 2nd Graders Shine with SKS Orthodontics Visit

Syracuse Academy of Science Welcome SKS Orthodontics Guest Speakers During Women's History Month

Thursday, March 21st, 2024: Syracuse Academy of Science second graders recently welcomed two women from SKS Orthodontics. SKS Orthodontics is an orthodontist office in North Syracuse. They spoke with our Atoms about caring for our teeth. They used a giant mouth display to show how to care for our teeth properly.

2nd-graders enjoyed the presentation and learned some helpful ways to care for their oral health! We were excited to be able to display another example of extraordinary women from the community.

9th & 10th-Grade Atoms Dance the Night Away

Syracuse Academy of Science High School Hosts the 9th & 10th Garde Gala

Friday, April 12th, 2024: Ninth and tenth-grade Syracuse Academy of Science Atoms busted out their snazziest attire, cranked up the tunes, and threw down for the gala on Friday, April 12th! It was a night packed with laughter, good vibes, and unforgettable memories.

Chartwells Whips up Nutritious Snack with SAS ES Atoms

Chartwells Brings their Discovery Kitchen back to Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary School

Wednesday, April 17th, 2024: Ms. Tammy from Chartwells stopped by Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary School for a Nutrition Education lesson with Kindergarten! This was extra exciting for our Atoms as it was their first experience in the cafeteria! Ms. Tammy whipped up some tasty strawberry banana smoothies, and the students each got to sample one. One Kindergartener said it tasted like "fireworks in a cup!"

Thanks to Ms. Tammy and Chartwells for taking the time to treat our students and teach them about healthy living! 



Syracuse Academy of Science Charter School is part of Science Academies of New York.

SAS Elementary School

4837 S. Salina St. Syracuse, NY 13205
Phone: 315-469-9404
Fax: 315-469-9408

SAS Middle School

200 West High Ter. Syracuse, NY 13219
Phone: 315-487-5986
Fax: 315-487-5824

SAS High School

1001 Park Ave. Syracuse, NY 13204
Phone: 315-428-8997
Fax: 315-428-9109


1409 W Genesee St. Syracuse, NY 13204
Phone: 315-671-5470
Fax: 315-671-5475


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