Community Action School
    Effective teachers train students to be independent thinkers
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    CAS Welcomes Andrew Sullivan as Principal!
    Mr. Andrew Sullivan has been announced as the Interim Acting Principal at Community Action Middle School.
    Applicants for the 2018-19 School Year
    6th Grade Student - Mahbuba Hasan at the MoMA
    Mahbuba Hasan from 6B was selected for the Manhattan Borough Arts Festival. Her self portrait 'Life as a Proud Muslim' will be in MoMA from June 5th to June 11th. Her artwork has been donated to the Board of Ed. Collection! Congrats Mahbuba!
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The School

The Community Action School (CAS) was founded in 1994 with the vision of creating a rigorous and supportive program for an academically diverse community of learners. Our teaching staff are highly dedicated and make themselves available to students and teachers, during and after school. They are trained and committed to ensuring that every student is challenged in order to achieve their full academic, social, and emotional potential.


    Parent Involvement

    Get involved in your child's education! Please see our Parent Involvement page for more information, resources, and possible opportunities to get connected!


    Independent Reading Program

    Students at CAS are actively involved in our Independent Reading Program. Students, on average, read about two books per month! Please, visit our Book Talks page for suggested book lists and student book reviews.


    7th Grade Camping Trip!

    Every year our 7th grade class heads upstate to Clearpool Education Center in Carmel, NY for a three-day and two-night educational camping experience. Please visit our camping page (coming soon) for more information, camping forms, photos, and more!



Ready for the challenge
of educating children