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City School District of Albany
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Albany School of Humanities

      

Arts Appreciation ~ Global Citizenship

Prekindergarten-Grade 6

 

108 Whitehall Road, Albany, NY 12209(click here for directions)
Phone: 475-6575
Fax: 475-6577

Website: http://albanyschoolofhumanities.weebly.com


C. Fred Engelhardt Jr., Principal

E-mail: fengelhardt@albany.k12.ny.us

 

About Albany School of Humanities
One 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 community. The humanities 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 ASH, other magnet programs and the application process, please contact the district's Magnet Office at 475-6551.

 

School times

  • 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 kindergarten

  • Teacher quality partnership with the University at Albany

  • After-school child care offered

Upcoming events

  • Tuesday, June 20 -- PTA meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

  • Thursday, June 22

    • Grade 6 Moving Up, 9 a.m.

    • Early dismissal, 11:45 a.m.

  • Friday, June 23

    • Early dismissal, 11:45 a.m.

    • Last day of school

News and information

  • Heart Association honors teacher Leslie Bogucki -- The American Heart Association on June 22 lauded longtime Albany School of Humanities (ASH) physical education teacher Leslie Bogucki for encouraging 30 years of students to be active and for raising some $200,000 for the Heart Association during that time.She was recognized for her efforts during the ASH Grade 6 Moving Up Ceremony. (MORE)

  • Three schools reap Colonie Center 'bucks' -- Three City School District of Albany schools were among the top 10 winners in the area in the annual Colonie Center School Bucks fundraising challenge, and each earned a cash prize. Albany School of Humanities (ASH) came in third place and received a check for $2,000. Eagle Point Elementary School came in seventh for a $1,000 prize and North Albany Academy ninth for a $500 prize. (MORE)

  • Click here 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.

 

 

 

 

 

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