Archive: Announcements

Gay-Straight Alliance

See Ms. DeBethune for information.

Environmental Club

The Environmental Club is an organization dedicated to offering students an opportunity to be environmentally conscious, beautify our school by maintaining our garden, appreciate nature with trips and club events,  READ MORE >

Drama Club

The HSAS Drama Club is the new, updated version of the older drama club that used to be at the school. Started this year and advised by Mr. Halabi, the  READ MORE >

Documentary Film Class

This is a class open mostly to seniors. Students are given the opportunity to create their own documentary movies in this class. In one semester, students learn how to work  READ MORE >

Debate Team

The High School of American Studies Speech and Debate Team is an elite intellectual opportunity for students to collaborate and compete in tournaments throughout the year. The team is currently  READ MORE >

Dance Team

The Dance Team is a student led club where the captains choreograph different dances. Everyone is welcome to join! Every year the Dance Team performs at the Annual Talent Show.  READ MORE >

Community Service Club

The club focuses on volunteerism in the community surrounding the High School. Membership of the Community Service Club is open to any interested student.

This club involves  READ MORE >

Chess Club

Chess Club meets every week to play chess in Room 108. Enjoy a relaxing or competitive game of chess with friends and pick up on new strategies to improve. All  READ MORE >


Run by seniors every Wednesday, the HSAS band is filled with a diverse group of students willing to learn different kinds of music. With instruments ranging from strings to percussion  READ MORE >

Athletics Video

HSAS Athlete Samara Shaz made an uplifting movie that profiles some of the female teams at HSAS. SEE THE VIDEO > Scroll down to movies from the 2016-17 school  READ MORE >

Athletics Video

HSAS Athletes Jack Buckley and Liam Donohue made a humorous movie that profiles some of the male teams at HSAS. SEE THE VIDEO > Scroll down to the movies  READ MORE >

Tony Hiss

Tony Hiss, son of Alger Hiss spoke to American History students on his father’s experiences during the McCarthy era in 2015.