SASCS Atoms Explore Mexican Culture through Cuisine

Syracuse Academy of Science Middle school learn about Mexico's culture and cuisine

Wednesday, May 15, 2019—Cuisine is an important aspect of any country's culture. It plays an integral role in centering traditions, heritage, memories and more. As part of our fifth grade Atom's project based learning class, they had the opportunity to research Mexico and learn about its culture and cuisine. Scholars created a cookbook and presentation with the region's facts and shared their findings with an esteemed panel. Atoms will have the opportunity to prepare delicious dishes based on the recipes in their cookbook.

Atoms Got Talent

SASCS Elementary school Atoms Got Talent

Friday, April 26, 2019—LIGHTS. CAMERA. ATOMS! Rising elementary superstars showcased their artistic flair at their Syracuse Academy of Science Charter school talent show. Performances ranged from dancing, instrumental, magic and more. Scholars devised their own acts, auditioned, and practiced for months before performing in front of family, friends and their peers. Bravo Atoms!

Major Awards for SASCS MS Atoms

SASCS MS Atoms receive academic excellence awards

Friday, April 26, 2019—It's time to celebrate achieving Atoms! Scholars were recognized and awarded for academic excellence, good citizenship, golden atom excellence, most improved academic achievement and students of the month. Keep up the great work Atoms!

Flashback Friday as we gear up for Graduation


Friday, May 24, 2019—As we get ready to complete another successful year, we start to reminisce about events, memories, highlights that took place. In preparation for graduation in four short weeks, we are taking a walk down memory lane and sharing with you senior videos from the previous graduating classes. Please join us on Facebook, each week we will share one video as we get ready for the graduating class of 2019. We'll save the Pomp and Circumstance for June 20th, but now sit back, relax and enjoy these videos. Please stay tuned for more details on graduation.

Atoms blast off to the Ithaca Sciencenter

SASCS visit Ithaca Sciencenter

Wednesday, May 8, 2019—Three, two, one … blast off! Syracuse Academy of Science Charter Elementary school visited the Ithaca Sciencenter for a hands-on learning experience. From making music, to pendulum controlled magnets, to moving a swing with a giant lever Atoms were able to make connections to their science state test preparation. And what science field trip isn't complete without seeing sea creatures up close … and touching a scaly snake!

Junior and Senior Prom, A Night Under the Stars

SASCS Atoms Junior and Senior Prom - A Night Under the Stars

Friday, May 17, 2019—Prom, an evening our Juniors and Seniors look forward to year-after-year. A night filled with dancing, laughter, merriment, gorgeous gowns and ultimately memories for a lifetime. This year's prom theme was 'A Night Under the Stars,' and was held at The Links at Erie Village. Congratulations to Jessiah and Beloved for being named Prom Prince and Princess. For additional prom pictures please visit:

Middle School Merit Point Celebration

SASCS merit point celebration

Friday, May 3, 2019—Pampering and relaxation are just what the Syracuse Academy of Science Charter middle school ordered. Atoms who received 110 merits had the choice between a spa day, where scholars were pampered, or a free gym period, where they could participate in a variety of games and activities. Keep up the great work Atoms!

SASCS Celebrate Muffins with Mom

SASCS hosted Muffins with Mom event

Friday, May 10, 2019—'Super Mom' comes in many forms. From mothers to grandmothers to female figures in our Atom's lives. Muffins with Mom is a time honored tradition at Syracuse Academy of Science Charter elementary school to celebrate and thank these role models for all that they do. The scholars created special gifts to give to the 'queen of their heart', decorated the classroom and enjoyed an afternoon filled with quality time, and of course muffins.

Third Annual Language and Culture Festival

#SASCS Atoms represent the country of Jamaica during the third annual language and culture festival

Friday, May 3, 2019—The whole family jumped in to celebrate our diverse student body. Students explored their differences and similarities while eating delicious food from 32 unique cultures. Thank you, Samba Laranja, The Syracuse University Brazilian Ensemble, the Wacheva African Drumming, the #SASCS Dance team, and of course our #SASCS singers for your wonderful performances. Go Atoms!

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#SASCS Atoms Visit Rochester

Wednesday, May 1, 2019—#SASCS High school students made a trip to the Rochester area to visit the following schools: St. John Fisher, University of Rochester, Rochester Institute of Technology, and Monroe Community College. Students also toured the attractions of the region, including High Falls and the RiverWalk in Corn Hill. Both areas overlook the Genesee River, which runs through the heart of Rochester. These visits help our Atoms gain a better understanding of what specific colleges have to offer, and are just one of the ways we are building success one ATOM at a time.


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