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
New York state Blue Ribbon School of
Excellence -- 1995
Teacher quality partnership with the
University at Albany
After-school child care offered
Monday, May 9-Friday, May 13 --
Jump Rope for Heart Week
Wednesday, May 11
-- Living Museum,
Thursday, May 12 -- Big Jump
Rope for Heart
- Tuesday, May 17
- SCHOOL BUDGET
- PTA meeting,
- Friday, May 20
-- Multicultural Celebration, 5:30-7:30
- Thursday, May
26-Tuesday, May 31 --
Memorial Day recess (includes three unused snow
days), no school
Thursday, June 2 -- Spring
Concerts, 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. (please note that
this is a date change from the district calendar)
Monday, June 6 -- New York
State science written exam, grade 4
Friday, June 10 --
Prekindergarten Blastoff, 9:30 a.m.
Tuesday, June 14 -- PTA meeting,
Wednesday, June 15 --
Kindergarten Blastoff, 9:30 a.m.
Thursday, June 16 -- Field Day
Friday, June 17
- Prekindergarten Moving
Up, 10 a.m.
- Field Day
- Wednesday, June 22
-- Grade 6 Moving Up, 9 a.m.
Thursday, June 23 -- Early
June 24 -- Last day of school;
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.