SAS MS & HS Picture Day

Smile, Atoms! Syracuse Academy of Science Middle & High School Announces Picture Day

Monday, September 18th, 2023: Smile, Atoms! Tuesday, September 19th is picture day for Syracuse Academy of Science 5th-7th graders. Wednesday, September 20th is picture day for Syracuse Academy of Science 8th-12th graders.

Uniforms must still be worn. 

September 11 Anniversary

SANY Reflects on the 9/11 Attacks

Monday, September 11th, 2023: Today, we remember the victims and heroes of 9/11. We recognize the selfless actions of the first responders who put their lives on the line to save others. We remember the bravery of the passengers on Flight 93, who put their lives at risk to protect citizens on the ground. We recognize the tragedy and grief of all those who lost loved ones on that fateful day. 

Take some time for reflection on this day that changed our nation forever. Let us always remember.

Parents can Help Update SANY Wellness Policy

SANY Families can Provide Input to District Wellness Policy

Thursday, July 27th, 2023: Parents, we need your help to make our school healthier!

Children spend most of their day at school. So, it’s important that they have healthy foods and drinks while they are here. Good nutrition helps fuel kids' bodies and minds to help them learn better at school. Our school wellness policy tells how our school makes the healthy choice easy. 

Parents can help update our wellness policy and to put it into action. The full SANY Wellness Policy is online at

Please provide your input to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by August 15th.

District Wide School Safety Plan Hearing

SANY Holding District-Wide Public School Safety Plan Meeting

Tuesday, July 11th, 2023: Dear Parents, Guardians, Students, Staff, and Stakeholders: the Science Academies of New York will hold a public hearing session for the district-wide school safety plan open to all school personnel, students, and the public. 

Please note that the public hearing sessions will be held at 10:00 AM on August 9th at the SANY Conference Center at 1415 W Genesee St, Syracuse, NY. You can also join virtually via Zoom; please see Zoom details below. 

  1. Zoom Meeting Link:
  2. Zoom Meeting ID: 814 4162 8972
  3. Zoom Passcode: 672921

Your participation is appreciated.

2023-24 SANY District Safety Plan Available for Public Comment

The Science Academies of New York District School Safety Plan is Announced for 2023-24 School Year

Tuesday, July 11th, 2023: Attention Science Academies of New York (SANY) families: Your child’s safety is our top priority. Please note that the 2023-24 SANY District Level School Emergency and Safety Plan is now available for public comment. The electronic copy of the plan is available below:

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Akyar at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 315-671-5470.

Happy 4th of July

Happy Fourth of July From SANY

Tuesday, July 4th, 2023: The land of the free because of the brave.” 

Wishing all our SANY families a safe and happy 4th of July.

Families can Access Healthy Meals in Summer Through SFSP

The Science Academies of New York Students May Receive Free Meals This Summer

Monday, July 3rd, 2023: Did you know your child can have access to healthy meals and snacks when school is not in session? The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a federally-funded, state-administered program. Children 18 years and younger may receive free meals and snacks through SFSP. Children receive either one or two reimbursable meals at most sites each day. Certain camps and locations may be approved to serve up to three meals a day.

Find a nearby meal service site with this link, or text “Summer Meals” to 914-342-7744, or call 1-866-348-6479. 


SANY Celebrating Two Decades in Syracuse

The Science Academies of New York is Celebrating a Major Milestone in Syracuse

Thursday, May 25th, 2023: The Science Academies of New York Charter Schools are celebrating 20 years of growth and success in Syracuse! We are so thankful to be able to provide families with high-quality STEM-based education for the last two decades, and we can’t wait to celebrate our accomplishments together with our staff, alumni, families, and community members! 

We can’t wait to see what the future holds!

Happy Spring Recess

The Science Academies of New York Charter Schools Closing for Spring Break

Monday, April 3rd, 2023: Happy Spring Recess! This is a friendly reminder that Syracuse Academy of Science, Citizenship & Science Academy of Syracuse, and Citizenship & Science Academy of Rochester will be closed from Monday, April 3rd, through Friday, April 7th, for Spring Recess. Utica Academy of Science will celebrate Spring Recess from Friday, April 7th through Friday, April 14th. 

Enjoy the time off, Atoms!

No School During Mid-Winter Recess

Science Academies of New York is Closed for Winter Break

Tuesday, February 21st, 2023: You deserve a break, Atoms! Mid-winter recess starts Tuesday, February 21st, through Friday, February 24th. Classes resume on Monday, February 26th.  We look forward to seeing you then!

Legislative Call to Action Campaign

Help Save Charter Schools by Writing a Letter to Governor Hochul

Tuesday, February 21st, 2023: Governor Kathy Hochul is taking action to give New York State families access to fair and affordable learning opportunities. Please help us reach out to our legislators to keep funding for charter schools in the executive budget. Take a minute to sign this letter for the Governor and support public charter school education. 



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