Senior Spotlight - Marcus Pasha

Syracuse Academy of Science high school interviews Senior Atom, Marcus Pasha for its Senior Spotlight.

Friday, March 5th, 2021This high school senior has some serious game both in the classroom and on the court. Let us welcome to the ‘hot seat,’ Marcus Pasha. Syracuse Academy of Science had an opportunity to virtually interview Marcus, who shared with us his plans following graduation, his hidden talent, favorite memory at Syracuse Academy of Science and so much more. Check out our interview below with Marcus Pasha.

Interview with Marcus Pasha

  • What is one major accomplishment you had in your senior year of high school? Being accepted into my first college!
  • What are your goals for after high school? To go to college and major in Neuroscience.
  • Name one person that inspires you? My older sister.
  • What advice would you give to the next senior class? Don't fall behind in work.
  • Where do you see yourself in five years? I see myself working as a Neuroscientist for a company in Florida.
  • If you could have dinner with any person living or dead who would they be and why? Wilt Chamberlain, because I wanna know if all those myths about him were true.
  • Name three traits that describe you? Annoying, funny, and friendly.
  • What is your favorite hobby? Playing Basketball
  • What is a hidden talent that no one or only a few people know about you? I can secretly do a 360 dunk.
  • What is your favorite memory of SAS? Last year's basketball season.


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


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