Welcome to Canarsie Ascend Middle School

The mission of every Ascend school is to equip our students with the knowledge, confidence, and character to succeed in college and beyond.


By offering a rich liberal arts education in a supportive environment, we animate children’s natural sense of curiosity and prepare students to think on their own, thrive on their own, and engage the world as informed, responsible citizens.

<Action required> Phase Two learning mode preference.


All Ascend schools will begin September 8 in remote learning mode until at least October 16. Additional information about orientation and the start of school will be provided soon. Please take a moment now to complete THIS BRIEF SURVEY.  Your answers to these important questions will be used to support your family’s technology needs at the start the school year and to understand your preference for remote or in-person learning during Phase Two of the school year, which begins October 19.

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Attention families: We will notify you by telephone regarding changes in arrival, dismissal, and school closings.

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