Arts Appreciation ~ Global Citizenship
Click here to download an application for the 2016-17
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
Tuesday, Feb. 9 -- PTA
meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Monday, Feb. 15-Friday, Feb. 19
-- Winter Recess, no school
Thursday, Feb. 25 --
Black History Celebration, 9-11:30 a.m.
Friday, Feb. 26 -- PBIS
Reteach!, 9 a.m.
Monday, Feb. 29
Deadline to apply for 2016-17
Tuesday, March 1 --
available for 2016-17 prekindergarten
Wednesday, March 2 --
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering,
Arts and Math) Fair, 6-7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 4 --
Third-quarter interim marking period ends
Tuesday, March 15 --
PTA meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 16 --
All-City Strings Concert, Hackett
Middle School, 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 19 --
New York State School Music Association
(NYSSMA) Festival, Myers Middle School,
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wednesday, March 23 --
All-City Chorus Concert, Myers Middle
School, 6:30 p.m.
Friday, March 25 --
Tuesday, March 29 --
Autism Spectrum Fair,
Magnet School, 5:30-7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 30
-- All-City Band Concert,
Myers Middle School, 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 31
- Deadline to apply
for 2016-17 prekindergarten lottery
PBIS Celebration, 8 a.m.
School musical dress rehearsal, 9-11
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.