Ascend Charter Schools

Districts: Brooklyn CSD 13, Brooklyn CSD 17, Brooklyn CSD 18, Brooklyn CSD 23

First Notice – The SUNY Trustees have received the following revision applications:

Ascend Charter Schools, an education corporation with the authority to operate more than one charter school, has requested the following enrollment revisions:

  • Brooklyn Ascend Charter School is located at 205 Rockaway Parkway, Brooklyn, NY, 123 East 98th Street, Brooklyn, NY, and 1501 Pitkin Avenue, Brooklyn, NY in CSDs 18, 17, and 23, respectively, and is chartered to serve 1,395 students in grades K-12 growing to serve 1,448 students in grades K-12 by the 2028-29 school year, the final year of the current charter term. The school requests an enrollment revision to serve 1,026 students in grades 2-12 for the 2024-25 school year decreasing to serve 324 students in grades 9-12 by the 2028-29 school year.    The elementary and middle school grades will be served by Brooklyn Ascend Charter School 6.
  • Brooklyn Ascend Charter School 6, to be located in CSD 13, is chartered to serve 224 students in grades K-1 growing to serve 672 students in grades K-5 by its fifth year of operation.  The school requests an enrollment revision to serve 189 students in grades K-1 for the 2024-25 school year growing to serve 972 students in grades K-8 for the 2028-29 school year.

The SUNY Trustees, or their designees, the SUNY Charter Schools Committee, anticipate consideration of these applications as early as March 27, 2024.  The Institute welcomes any comments you may wish to provide.  Please direct any comments or questions to [email protected] with the subject line “Ascend Charter Schools Revision Applications.”