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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
Wednesday, Sept. 2 --
Prekindergarten and Kindergarten Open Houses,
Sept. 8 -- First day of school for
Friday, Sept. 11 -- PBIS
Assembly Kickoff and Matrix Field Trip, 9 a.m.
Monday, Sept. 14 -- No school,
Tuesday, Sept. 15
- PTA meeting,
- Grades 1-6
Open House, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, Sept. 19
-- Applebee's Pancake Breakfast fundraiser,
Route 9W Applebee's, 8-10 a.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 22 -- Dads Take
Your Child to School Day
Wednesday, Sept. 23 -- No school, Yom
Sunday, Sept. 27
-- Falcon 5K and Fun Run,
Washington Park (Details)
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.