Fall Festival 2019
Thursday, October 31, 2019—Elementary School Atoms, a wicked awesome event is headed your way! Students can dress up as their favorite literary character on Thursday, October 31st. There will be a parade at 2:00 PM for students to show their creative costumes. Families are welcome to celebrate and enjoy the festivities. Atoms can arrive to school in their costumes and wear throughout the day.
Please note, students are not permitted to wear masks, face paint that covers their whole face, or bring weaponry.
Picture Retake Day 2019
Friday, October 25, 2019—For the students who missed Picture Day, please see the Picture Retake dates below for each of the buildings.
- Elementary School: Friday, October 25, 2019
- Middle School: Friday, November 8, 2019
- High School: Friday, October 25, 2019
Picture Retake Day will take place during school hours.
FSA and PTA Meeting 2019
Wednesday, October 23, 2019—Utica Academy of Science Elementary School will be hosting its first Parent Teacher Association (PTA) meeting on Wednesday, October 23rd from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM. If you have expressed interest in forming a Family and School Alliance (FSA) to support the needs of Utica Academy of Science Elementary School families, students and school staff, please join us, as well, on October 23rd. We look forward to working together throughout the school year to help make Utica Academy of Science Elementary School the best school for your student.
Community Clean Up Day 2019
Saturday, October 19, 2019—Join Utica Academy of Science Middle and High School as they give back to their community on Saturday, October 19th at 9:00 AM during the Intergenerational Fall Community Clean-Up Day. Volunteers will meet at Utica Academy of Science Middle School and will travel by bus to various locations in Utica. Supplies will be provided by Oneida County Youth Bureau.
Coffee & Conversation 2019
Friday, October 18, 2019—Join Utica Academy of Science Middle and High School for their first Coffee & Conversation of the school year. Families will have an opportunity to meet and speak with their school's counselors and administration team while enjoying a delicious cup of coffee and or tea. Please see dates and times below for each school.
Middle School*: Thursday, October 31st from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
High School: Friday, October 18th at 8:15 AM
*Middle School Coffee & Conversation will be held the last Thursday of the month.
Indigenous Peoples' Day 2019
Monday, October 14, 2019—In observance of Indigenous Peoples' Day, there will be no school on Monday, October 14th. Classes will resume on Tuesday, October 15th. Enjoy this long weekend, Atoms!
PSAT and SAT 2019
Wednesday, October 16, 2019—Students who wish to or need to retake the PSAT or SAT, the exams will be held on Wednesday, October 16th. As a friendly reminder the PSAT is for students in the 11th grade and the SAT is for students in the 12th grade.
Public Meeting 2019
Friday, October 11, 2019—Utica Academy of Science Charter School will be holding a public meeting on Friday, October 11th from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Syracuse Academy of Science High School in their conference room. In the meeting we will be discussing our school wide safety plan for the Elementary, Middle and High School. All are welcome to attend.
Welcome Back BBQ 2019
Saturday, September 21, 2019—Utica Academy of Science will be firing up their grills for their Welcome Back BBQ on Saturday, September 21st. Each building will be hosting its own Welcome Back BBQ. Please see details below. We hope to see everyone there!
Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Join us for an afternoon of games, activities, an auction to win prizes and of course delicious food! Entrance to the event and games are free.
Food can be purchased, and all proceeds will go towards the UAS Athletics Department. The cost is $5.00 per person | $15.00 for a family of 5 or less | $20.00 for a family of 6 or more.
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Atoms and their parents are invited to join us for our Welcome Back BBQ. Families will have the opportunity to meet their student's teachers and to learn more about the curriculum. We will end with a free BBQ to celebrate the beginning of the school year. At the BBQ, Atoms will have the opportunity to explore the different clubs being offered this school year, as well as, to sign up for any clubs that interest them.
Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Join us for an afternoon of games, activities, an auction to win prizes, tasty food and more! The event cost and games are free. All proceeds will benefit the UAS Athletics Department.
Picture Day 2019
Thursday, September 12, 2019—Mark you calendars because picture Day is coming up soon. Below are the dates for the Elementary, Middle and High School.
- Elementary School: Friday, September 13th
- Middle School: Friday, October 4th
- High School: Friday, September 20th
Remember to smile and say cheese, Atoms!