Utica Comet Hockey players visited UAS

On March 17, 2016, Utica Comet Hockey players visited Utica Academy of Science Charter. School.

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Utica Charter School Forum on TV

The Utica Academy of Science held a public forum Thursday evening.

Community members were given information to clarify any confusing or misleading comments about the charter school. People were provided information on the school's history, enrollment process and funding.

“Again this is our motto. Our school motto is also is to deeply connect with our community because we are serving our community. And that's why our only power is to reach out to our community and to tell them what we are doing and how we can be a choice here in Utica and overall improve the quality of education," Mustafa Ersoy Director of the school said.

The school has been around since 2013 and is expecting to have 462 students by 2018.

Article published at http://www.cnyhomepage.com/news/utica-charter-school-forum/388939329

Black History Month Presentation

On February 29, 2016, Mr. Morris Pearson, Director of Civic Responsibilities and Chief Conduct Officer from MVCC, presented to scholars at UASCS Middle School as we honored Black History Month. Mr. Pearson spoke about focus and determination and how those two attributes will equal success. This presentation followed ten scholars reading aloud poems and biographies of famous and accomplished African Americans in history and present day.

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Winter Ball 2016

On February 12, 2016, Utica Academy of Science had a Winter Ball at Daniele's in New Hartford.

The entire event was organized and funded through student action and it was a wonderful evening. Scholars and chaperons had a delicious meal and spend the evening socializing and dancing. Everyone in attendance looked beautiful and it was the perfect way to go into Mid-Winter Break. Hopefully this can become an annual event for our hard-working scholars.

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Middle School 2nd Quarter Awards Ceremony

On February 10, 2016, UAS Middle School held its 2nd quarter award ceremony.

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Central New York Math Counts Competition

On February 6, 2016, UASCS Middle School had their first competition in 2015-2016. The UASCS Math Olympiad Team Member Everett Fischer did 2nd place on Countdown Part and the Team won 3rd Place held on February 6th, 2016 at MVC College.

Math Counts is a nationwide math coaching and competition program for middle-school students. Math Counts promotes student interest in math by making math achievement challenging, exciting, and prestigious as a school sport.

Our Math Olympiad team worked extremely hard on weekdays and Saturdays to represent UASCS at the competition. The UASCS Community is proud of our dedicated coach and the following Math Olympiad team.


  • Arnautovic Muris 8th grade
  • Fischer Everett 8th grade
  • Williams Nathan 8th grade
  • Salkanovic Adnan 8th grade
  • Isabella Conte 7th grade
  • Minn Myint 7th grade
  • Aiden Rodrigues 7th grade

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UASCS vs. Clinton Central High School Basketball Game

On January 26, 2016, in our first UAS basketball game vs. Clinton Central High School, our boys did a great job, unfortunately we came out on the losing end.

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Teachers vs Students Basketball Game

On December 23, 2015, teachers and students gathered at Frankfurt High School for the first annual teachers vs students basketball game. It was a fun day of competition that produced two very competitive games. At the end of the day we all agreed that wining did not meter as much.

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Assembly: School Spirit

On December 22, 2015, Mr. Morris Pearson from MVCC Director of Civic Responsibilities was a guest speaker for our Spirit week assembly. Mr. Pearson focused on positive decision-making and the coexisting in a diverse community.

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Volunteering at St. Joseph & St. Patrick Church

On December 22, 2015, UAS scholars volunteered at St. Joseph & St. Patrick Church.

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Utica Academy of Science Charter School is part of Science Academies of New York.

UAS Elementary School

160 School Lane,
Frankfort, NY 13340
Phone: 315-574-3000
Fax: 315-574-3008

UAS J/S High School

160 School Lane,
Frankfort, NY 13340
Phone: 315-266-1072
Fax: 315-266-1073


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.
UCSD Transportation: 315-797-4933