Parent/guardian portal

Illuminate Access Portal 

Please contact the Main Office at 347.750.1200 ext. 1475 for your Illuminate Access Key.

Student portals

Illuminate Access Portal 

Please go to the Main Office (Room 532) for your Illuminate username and password. 

Student Email Portal

Please go to the Main Office (Room 532) for your student email login and password. 

Important documents

Family handbook


School closure updates

Closure updates and remote learning

All Ascend schools will remain closed through the summer. Please continue to view our website for updates on how we continue to educate our students remotely. All student work is located on Google Classroom. For questions regarding Google Classroom, please reach out to Mr. Gonzalez at

Student meals update

Starting on Monday, March 23rd, free grab-and-go meals are available at 400 sites. A Google map of sites can be found here: or on the DOE website here:

Childcare for children of first responders 

If you are a parent and work as a healthcare provider, FDNY, NYPD, OEM or other eligible front-line worker, there are Regional Enrichment Centers (RECs) set up for your children. For more information, eligible parents can complete the survey here:

Letter from our School Director re: school closure

Remote learning summer letter to families 

2020-2021 Summer Work

English Department
Math Department
Science Department
History Department
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