A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned with the Atoms

Syracuse Academy of Science and Citizenship elementary school students deposit money into their savings account through Empower Federal Credit Union’s Dollar Dog program.

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021Syracuse Academy of Science and Citizenship elementary school students invest in their future with the Empower Federal Credit Union’s in-school banking program, Dollar Dog. In the Dollar Dog program, students learn the importance of saving their money, how to be money-wise, and guides them to be smart money managers.

As a friendly reminder, there is one more Dollar Dog day coming up on Tuesday, October 26th. Students can bring in money they would like to have deposited into their savings account. The money will be collected by a teacher, a secure lock box or an Empower Federal Credit Union representative. 

If your child is interested in becoming a Dollar Dog saver please contact Lauri Hoover at (315) 728-3474 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Happy savings, Atoms!

Membership eligibility required. Empower Federal Credit Union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration.


Citizenship & Science Academy of Syracuse Charter School is part of Science Academies of New York.

CSAS Elementary School

301 Valley Drive
Syracuse, NY 13207
Phone: 315-671-0270
Fax: 315-671-0275

CSAS Middle School

7053 Buckley Rd
Liverpool, NY 13088
Phone: 315-671-0874
Fax: 315-671-0881


1409 W Genesee St
Syracuse, NY 13204
Phone: 315-671-5470
Fax: 315-671-5475


For transportation related questions, please call transportation department in the district you live.
SCSD Transportation: 315-435-4260