Dear Central Brooklyn Ascend Parents and Guardians,

Due to COVID-19 restrictions we have not had the opportunity to meet our new and returning families.  Please know we are looking forward to seeing you soon and are actively planning to safely welcome scholars back to school the week of August 16.   We are prepared to provide a safe and enriching environment to support your child’s learning. On this page you will find all the "Need to Knows" to prepare your scholar for school year 2021-2022. Please scroll down to view a welcome message from our Principal, Ms. Shani Foster, as well as forms and resources that will answer many of the questions you may have about the upcoming school year.

Thank you for choosing CBACS to educate your child ! 

Click HERE to view Central Brooklyn Ascend Lower School's 2021-2022 Calendar.


Family Orientations

Thursday, 5/20 - 6pm

Wednesday, 5/26 - 6pm

Wednesday, 6/9 - 9am

Our MAKE-UP virtual orientation session for new families who were not able to attend our two previous sesssions is on Wednesday, June 9th at 9am

Please plan to attend this virtual orientation session if you haven't attended a session yet.

Make-up Orientation Session RingCentral Video Call Links:

Wednesday, 6/9 - 9am




Summer Homework Packets

July - August

Ascend scholars receive a summer packet and reading book to be completed prior to the first day of school.  Summer packet pick-up is scheduled from Fri. June 11 - Thurs. June 17.

Entering Kindergarten - Workbooks

K - books are not available for download

1st Grade Packet

2nd Grade Packet

3rd Grade Packet

4th Grade Packet

5th Grade Packet

Summer 2021 Camp & Program Resources - many deadlines are 5/30/21

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The League Brand - School Uniforms

May - July

School and movement uniforms are available for purchase from our online vendor, The League Brand.  Information on uniform purchases can be found on their website.

School Hours

1st Week of School

*1:00 pm dismissal

8/16 - KG & 3rd Grade

8/17 - 1st, 2nd, 4th Grades

Monday - Thursday

7:30 - Breakfast / Arrival

8:00 - School Begins

3:30 - Dismissal

Friday - Early Dismissal

7:30 - Breakfast / Arrival

8:00 - School Begins

1:15 -  Dismissal

Supplies & Tech

Clean Daily Mask

  • A good mask option can be purchased from Amazon


  • A good  option can be purchased from Amazon

Water Bottle

Monetary Donation - $10 for school supplies

*Laptops are LOANED to scholars by CBACS.

Medical Forms

A 504 Form must be completed by your doctor and submitted to the nurse if your scholar needs to be administered general, asthma or allergy medication during the school day. 

School Year 21-22 Health Forms

School Meals

CBACS offers free breakfast and lunch daily 

Scholars may choose to bring their own breakfast & lunch 

Meals from home must be healthy, no junk food allowed in school

We are a peanut free school

* The School Food Meals Application will be released in July.

Health & Safety

Scholars will complete Daily Covid-19 Screening through the Passport App  Questionnaire & Temperature Screening.

* More information will be provided at orientation sessions.


School bus service is provided by the Department of Education - Office of Pupil Transportation.

Eligibility is based on distance to the school and grade.

To request school bus transportation, please indicate on your registration form on SchoolMint and a main office staff will contact you.


Ascend Public Charter Schools curriculum includes math, science, social studies, and English language arts.


In addition, every Ascend scholar participate in 3 - 4 specials classes which may include chess, dance, movement, mindfulnes and science.


Our Student Service Coordinator will plan your scholar's mandated services based on your scholar's Individual Education plan (IEP). 

In addition, we offer ENL services for our English language learners.  Please reach out to our Student Services Coordinator at


A copy of your chid's IEP should also be sent to Ms. Camejo.

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