National School Counseling Week 2022

In honor of National School Counseling Week, we want to thank our school counselors for their hard work in helping the Atoms inside & outside the classroom.

Tuesday, February 8th, 2022In honor of National School Counseling Week, SANY Charter Schools want to take this time and thank all of our school counselors for their hard work in helping the Atoms become successful in every aspect of their lives. School counselors play a pivotal role in our students' lives inside and outside the classroom. From listening to helping them strive and plan for a rewarding future, and so much more. Thank you for all that you continue to do for our students and their families. Many Atoms, One Family!

Student Athlete Recognition: Boys Soccer & Football

Syracuse Academy of Science high school student athletes who were recognized for their amazing efforts throughout the season in both boys soccer and football.

Friday, January 21st, 2022Congratulations to the following Syracuse Academy of Science high school student athletes who were recognized for their amazing efforts throughout the season.

Boys Soccer

  • Jamal Abdirahman -First Team OHSL Patriots National Division
  • William Capra-Second  Team OHSL Patriots National Division
  • Taha Hayali-Second  Team OHSL Patriots National Division
  • Mohammed Obaid Honorable Mentioned of OHSL Patriots National Division

Boys Football

  • Eric Phillips- All CNY & First Team All Patriots League
  • Steeve Tussing- First Team All Patriots League
  • Kenyon King- First Team All Patriots League
  • Wattie Capers- Second Team All Patriots National Division

Way to go Atoms, we are proud of all your accomplishments both on and off the field!

January Students Of the Month Celebration

Syracuse Academy of Science elementary school recognized its January Students of the Month for showing the character trait of Fairness by treating everyone equally.

Monday, January 31st, 2022It's time to celebrate January's Students of the Month! Syracuse Academy of Science elementary school recognized its January Students of the Month for showing the character trait of Fairness by treating everyone equally and with respect.

We want to congratulate the students selected for January's Students of the Month ceremony! Keep up the great work.

Tune in each month as we share, and celebrate the students selected for our monthly Students on the Month celebration. Each month, students will be recognized for their demonstration of that month's character trait.

SASCS Celebrates National School Choice Week

Syracuse Academy of Science elementary school students wear Yellow for School Choice Day!

Monday, January 24th, 2022Last week, Syracuse Academy of Science Charter Schools celebrated and participated in National School Choice Week! Atoms participated in various activities and events throughout the week, such as learning the official National School Choice Week Dance, reading the morning announcements, and writing activities all about why they love SAS. On Tuesday, the Elementary School Atoms had an opportunity to wear Yellow for School Choice Day.

For those not familiar with National School Choice Week, it is the process of allowing every family to choose the K-12 educational options that best fit their children. Every child is unique, and all children learn differently.

Throughout the week, we not only celebrate the students but the parents, teachers, and staff alike. We encourage prospective students and families to learn all about what Syracuse Academy of Science Charter Schools offers! There are many reasons families, teachers, and staff choose SAS. We invite you to please click here to visit our Facebook page to view more pictures from Syracuse Academy of Science Charter School’s National School Choice Week celebration.

Atoms place 16th & 17th in Robotics Competition

Syracuse Academy of Science middle school robotics team competes in 6-matches during their first-ever Robotics Competition.

Saturday, January 29th, 2022From New York to California (and possibly some states in between), the Syracuse Academy of Science middle school teams prepared for some tough teams in their first-ever Robotics Competition. Coached by Mr. Jan and Ms. Obrist, the Atoms were ready for whatever the competition may bring.

On Saturday, the Atoms competed in a six-match competition where participants demonstrated various tasks and challenges. With great pleasure, we share the Atoms took home 16th and 17th place. Congratulations, Atoms, and keep up the great work!

It’s Official Alexius P is in the 1,000 Point Club

Syracuse Academy of Science high school senior Alexius Pierce officially enters into the 1,000 point club by scoring 23 points in the game against CBA.

Friday, January 21st, 2022And just like that, history was made! On Friday night, the Syracuse Academy of Science Lady Atoms laced up their sneakers and left it all on the basketball court against cross-town rivals, Christian Brothers Academy. Senior Alexius Pierce was a mere 12 points shy of entering a very exclusive and impressive 1,000 point club.

By the 3rd quarter, Alexius Pierce made history with a rebound that sent fans rushing onto the court. History was made! Alexius Pierce scored her 1,000 point and officially entered the 1,000 point club. Alexius scored 23 points during the game, and her new point total is 1,011.

Congratulations, Alexius; we are all very proud of you and all you have accomplished! We invite you to click here to read a story (and watch a video of the shot that made history) from Syracuse.com featuring Alexius Pierce.

Slam Dunk! Alexius P. on Brink of 1,000 Point Club

Syracuse Academy of Science high school senior Alexius Pierce catches the attention of many for her impressive basketball career and a contender for the 1000 point club.

Friday, January 21st, 2022Syracuse Academy of Science high school Senior Alexius Pierce has caught the attention of many with her impressive basketball career. This 5-9 forward has compiled 988 career points for the Lady Atoms and is looking to join the 1,000 point club tonight against Christian Brothers Academy. Alexius comes from a long-line of incredible CNY basketball athletes, and is looking to make a name for herself.

With her eye on the prize of a commemorative ball, we invite you to click here to read an article that features Alexius Pierce and her basketball career. Click here to read an article highlighting Alexius Pierce, as a contender for the girls basketball MVP title.

Way to go, Alexius; we hope all your 'SWISHES' come true.

Student Recognition: Naomi Turner

Syracuse Academy of Science high school Senior, Naomi Turner is recognized for her Excellence in Academic Achievement in The CollegeBoard’s National African American Recognition Program.

Friday, January 14th, 2022Syracuse Academy of Science high school Senior Naomi Turner is being recognized for her Excellence in Academic Achievement in The College Board's National African American Recognition Program!

The College Board National Recognition Programs grant students academic honors. Colleges use these honors to identify students from underrepresented groups who have excelled in classrooms and on the PSAT/NMSQT, the PSAT 10, or AP Exams.

College Board is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity. Helping over seven million students prepare for a successful transition to college through programs and services in college readiness and success, including the SAT, the Advanced Placement Program, and BigFuture.

Congratulations, Naomi; we are very proud of you and all you have accomplished!

Eric P Selected for the Small School Football Team

Syracuse Academy of Science high school student athlete, Eric Philips was named one of 41 athletes on the 2021 Small School Football Team.

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021Congratulations to Syracuse Academy of Science junior, Eric Philips for being named one of the 'All CNY 2021 Small School Football Team' players! The team of 41 athletes was chosen by Section III coaches and a coach of the year chosen by syracuse.com. Syracuse.com also interviewed each of the student athletes on the 2021 Small School Football Team, and below is the interview questions and response from Syracuse Academy of Science high school Atom, Eric Philips!

  • What is your Position: Defensive back
  • What’s next? My senior season. My last year to make a statement in high school.
  • Who (or what) inspires you? My family inspires me. I’ve always dreamed of taking care of my family one day.
  • What was your proudest accomplishment this season? My proudest accomplishment would be coming back the way I did after being injured two seasons in a row.
  • What is your most-used phone app? Definitely Tik Tok
  • What celebrity do people say you look like? I get Drake a lot.
  • What is the best pizza topping? Sausage and pepperoni. The combo is undefeated.

Congratulations, Eric we are very proud of you and all that you have accomplished! To read the full article, please click here.

January Dollar Dog

New year, new savings! Syracuse Academy of Science middle school’s Dollar Dog Savings Day will be held on Wednesday, January 12th and 26th.

Friday, January 3rd, 2022New year, new savings! Syracuse Academy of Science middle school Atoms, please mark your calendar for the following two Empower Federal Credit Union Dollar Dog Dates.

  • Wednesday, January 12th
  • Wednesday, January 26th

Year 2022 is here! Why not start the year off right by saving at school through our in-school banking program? It’s safe and simple -- and money saved sure adds up! Start your 2022 by saving with Dollar Dog!

If your child is interested in becoming a Dollar Dog saver please contact Lauri Hoover at (315) 728-3474 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Membership eligibility required. Empower Federal Credit Union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration.

SASCS

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
sasesmainoffice@sany.org

SAS Middle School

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

SAS High School

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

SANY

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

Transportation

For transportation related questions, please call transportation department in the district you live.
SCSD Transportation: 315-435-4260