(posted February 5, 2016)
Key Club makes sandwiches for Midnight Run
Students from the Key Club made sandiches after school for the homeless.
State Legislators Teach Gov classes at HSAS
State Senator Jeffrey Klein and State Assemblyman Jeffery Dinowitz both came by to discuss the nature of campaigning, the Electoral College process, and the latest on what is playing out in New York state governenment, with Government classes this December.
Australia drops in for a visit!
High School students from Waverley College, a Catholic school located in Sydney, Australia, paid our school a visit on December 9. This was a great opportunity for HSAS students and their Australian counterparts to compare notes on education and society in general.
HSAS Boy's X Country Win Boro Title Again!
For its third consecutive year, the JV and Varsity teams were both able to secure the top spot in the Boro Champs, beating out arch rivals Bronx Science. The Girl's Team had a great day as well, with the JV and Varsity Teams able to come in second place. Next on the calendar: City Championships on November 8!
Pestopalooza, 2015: The Environmental Club made various unique blends of pesto from the basil grown in the school garden this fall. In addition, the club set up a farm stand for Parent-Teacher conferences selling home-grown swiss chard, squash, and tomatoes.
HSAS is a member of the ACE (Alliance for Climate Education) network. The school is currently competing in thier "Biggest Loser" contest. Students are measuing energy use at the school, and looking for ways to lower our carbon footprint.