Arts Appreciation ~ Global Citizenship
here for 2017-18 school supplies lists
108 Whitehall Road, Albany, NY 12209(click
here for directions)
Marie Culihan, Principal (starts Aug. 31)
Amy Irwin, Assistant 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
- Friday, Sept. 1
- Kindergarten Meet and Greet,
- Pre-K Open House, 2:30-4:30
- Tuesday, Sept. 5 --
First day of school
- Tuesday, Sept. 12 --
Open House, 6-7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, Sept. 16 --
Community Garden Clean-Up, 9-11 a.m.
- Tuesday, Sept. 19
- Dads' Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m.
- PTA meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
- Thursday, Sept. 21 --
Rosh Hashana, no school
- Friday, Sept. 22
- Superintendent's Conference Day,
no school for students
- Hall of Fame Dinner and Inductions,
Italian-American Community Center, 6:30 p.m.
- Saturday, Sept. 23
- Wall of Fame Ceremony, Albany
High School, 11 a.m.
- Homecoming Parade, Albany High
- Homecoming Game, Albany High
School, 1:30 p.m.
- Sunday, Sept. 24
- Falcon 5K, Washington Park,
- Fun Run, Washington Park, 10:30
2017-18 news and
The first day of
school is Tuesday, Sept. 5.
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.