SAS ES Atoms Create Magazines About their Family

Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary Students Create October Family Projects

Monday, October 30th, 2023: Each month at Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary, students are encouraged to complete a Family Project that gives us a look into their origins. Where we come from is an essential part of every one of us! For October, the first family project was for students to create a magazine cover about themselves and their families, showcasing what makes them unique! 

Some truly amazing magazine covers were brought in!

SAS 6th Graders Have a Science Filled Field Trip

Syracuse Academy of Science 6th Graders Explore Exhibits at the MOST

Thursday, October 19, 2023: The 6th-grade team grabbed their lunches and jackets, hopped on a bus, and headed to the Museum of Science and Technology. Students enjoyed exploring exhibits about space, the human body, Dinosaurs, and the Earth. They even had a new area dedicated to the advanced Micron plant opening in New York soon!

SANY Presents the Atoms Family

We promised something special for the spooky season, and we are delivering. Coming to you straight from Nevermore Academy… I mean SANY… we present “The Atoms Family.” Don't miss out on this highly unique take on a classic where cartoon-like gothic macabre meets a twist of contemporary humor. Plus, you’ll definitely want to see Wednesday’s killer dance moves. 

Whether you’re a newcomer to the Addams Family or a seasoned veteran, there’s something here for everyone to love. 

So do us all a favor, grab your friends and neighbors, no don’t you wait ‘till later…. Here’s the Atoms Family! *Snap* *Snap*

If you want to be part of the Atoms Family, visit

SAS ES Turning Chapters in Otto’s Fall Reading Kickoff

Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary Atoms are Dominating Reading Challenge

Wednesday, October 25th, 2023: A week has passed since Otto the Orange surprised Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary and invited us to join his Reading Challenge! You “Otto” believe our Atoms are already doing an outstanding job! Walls are filled with footballs, indicating all the books our students and classrooms have read. We are even getting pictures sent in from students reading their books at home. 

It's plain to see that SAS is super pumped to dominate this reading challenge!

Utica University Visits SAS HS

Syracuse Academy of Science Juniors M3eet with Utica University Admissions Representative

Friday, October 20th, 2023: We’re continuing to pave the path to success for our Syracuse Academy of Science Atoms. A representative from Utica University visited campus to teach students about the college, the admissions process, and what majors and courses they offer.

College visits are a large part of the curriculum as a college preparatory school. Stay tuned for more visits from colleges!

Seeing Orange: SAS ES has a Special Visitor

Otto Visits Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary School

Tuesday, October 17th, 2023: Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary Atoms received a special surprise when Otto visited! Otto came straight from the Syracuse University campus to tell our students about his fall reading kickoff. Teachers can read with their students, or students can read by themselves, with friends, or at home and keep track of how many books they’ve read. Each grade level has a different goal. Once that goal is met, the class will receive complimentary tickets to the Syracuse Orange V. Wake Forest football game, free bookmarks, and special recognition at the game!

SAS MS Atoms Win 4th Place in CNY Steamboat Challenge

Syracuse Academy of Science Middle School Students Place 4th in CNY Steamboat Challenge

Saturday, October 14th, 2023: Syracuse Academy of Science Middle School participated in the Steamboat Challenge at the Museum of Science & Technology. With hard work and commitment, the Proton Paddlers received 4th place. Congratulations to the winners, Liam, Solomon, and Jeremiah, and all the middle school participants!

SAS ES Atoms Compete in CNY Steamboat Challenge

Syracuse Academy of Science Elementary Students Participate in CNY Steamboat Challenge

Saturday, October 14th, 2023: Syracuse Academy of Science 4th graders got the chance to compete in the Steamboat Competition at the Museum of Science & Technology! Students used their creativity and recycled materials to build miniature working steamboats. Students were judged on their design process and how they worked as a team. We are very proud of their hard work!

SAS HS Robotics Team Wins First Place in CNY Steamboat Challenge

Syracuse Academy of Science High School Wins 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place in CNY Steamboat Challenge

Saturday, October 14th, 2023: The Syracuse Academy of Science High School Robotics team did it again! On Saturday, October 14th, the team attended the CNY Steamboat Challenge tournament at the Museum of Science & Technology. Nine teams and 18 students were challenged to construct a miniature working steamboat. Teams were judged based on fastest race time, boat design, knowledge of STEM principles, aesthetics/ creativity, and teamwork. Our Atoms crushed the competition, earning first, second, and third places in the high school division!!

Congratulations to the Syracuse Academy of Science Robotics Team! We are so proud of your hard work and dedication!

SAS 7th Graders Have Big Fun at Big Don’s

Syracuse Academy of Science Takes 7th Graders Mini Golfing

Friday, October 6th, 2023: 7th-grade Syracuse Academy of Science students took a trip to Big Don's Wild River Mini Golf for a competitive game of mini golf, laser tag and to find their way through the maze. Students were excited to get a break from the classroom and feel the fall air.


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


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