Arts Appreciation ~ Global Citizenship
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here for 2017-18 school supplies lists
108 Whitehall Road, Albany, NY 12209(click
here for directions)
Phone: (518) 475-6575
Fax: (518) 475-6577
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Marie Culihan, Principal
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
- Tuesday, Nov. 21 -- PTA
meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, Nov. 22 --
Parent Teacher Conference Day, no school
- Thursday, Nov. 23-Friday, Nov. 24
-- Thanksgiving Recess, no school
- Wednesday, Nov. 29 --
Fall Picture Day
- Thursday, Nov. 30 --
- Tuesday, Dec. 5 --
Special education parent workshop, Harriet
Gibbons Student Services Center, 75 Watervliet
Ave., 5:30-7:30 p.m.
- Friday, Dec. 8 -- Book
- Monday, Dec. 11-Tuesday, Dec. 12
-- Musical tryouts, 2:30-5 p.m.
- Thursday, Dec. 21 --
Winter Concerts, 9 a.m. and 7 p.m.
- Friday, Dec. 22 -- ROAR
- Monday, Dec. 25-Monday, Jan. 1
-- Holiday Recess, no school
2017-18 news and
Welcome to the new school year!
Absence from school
If your child is absent from school for
any reason, call the school at (518) 475-6575 during the
morning and provide a written excuse when your child
returns to school.