Arts Appreciation ~ Global Citizenship
108 Whitehall Road, Albany, NY 12209(click
here for directions)
Fred Engelhardt Jr., Principal
School of Humanities
of three themed magnet schools in the City School District of
Albany, the mission of Albany School of Humanities (ASH) is
to educate all students to be lifelong learners, capable
decision-makers and positive contributors to their
approach provides students with an overview of diverse
cultures. Students are taught using an innovative
curriculum that incorporates the arts into daily
teaching and learning activities.
For more information about
programs and the application process, please contact the
district's Magnet Office at 475-6551.
Building opens and breakfast
begins -- 7:40 a.m.
School day begins -- 8 a.m.
School day ends -- 2:30 p.m.
After-school child care ends
-- 5:30 p.m.
Points of distinction
Full-day prekindergarten and
Teacher quality partnership with the
University at Albany
After-school child care offered
Wednesday, Feb. 15 --
Building Leadership Team meeting,
20-Friday, Feb. 24 -- Winter Recess,
Monday, Feb. 27 -- R.O.A.R.
Rally, 1:30 p.m.
Tusday, Feb. 28 -- Black
History Celebration, 9:30 a.m.
Wednesday, March 15 --
Building Leadership Team meeting, 2:45-3:45
Tuesday, March 21 -- PTA
meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 24 --
R.O.A.R. Rally, 1:30 p.m.
28 -- Autism Spectrum Fair,
Montessori Magnet School, 5:30-7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 29 - Friday, March 31
-- NYS English language arts exams for
Friday, March 31
Third quarter ends
Night Out Dinner Dance, 6-8 p.m.
Monday, April 3
-- Jump Rope for Heart Week begins
Wednesday, April 5
-- Big Jump for grades 4-6, noon-2
Saturday, April 8
-- PTA Garage Sale, 8:30
Monday, April 10
-- Spring School Picture Day
Friday, April 14
-- Good Friday, no school
Monday, April 17
- Friday, April 21 -- Spring Recess,
State recognizes ASH
The New York State Board of Regents recognized
popular Albany School of Humanities sixth-grade
teacher Olaiya Curtis-Morris with the Helen Bach
Moss Better Beginnings Award during the school’s
Moving-Up Ceremony on June 23.
Please visit our District News section to read
more. Congratulations to Curtis-Morris on this
Showtime for ASH
students at Proctor's
Daily Gazette reported on the
Albany School of Humanities (ASH) field trip to
Proctor's Theater in Schenectady on Dec. 4 for a
performance of "The Nutcracker" ballet.
to visit the City School District of
Albany's online Photo Gallery.
Absence from school
If your child is absent from school for
any reason, call the school at 475-6575 during the
morning and provide a written excuse when your child
returns to school.