Clubs

Yearbook Club

The Yearbook is put together by students that take “Yearbook” as an elective class. See Ms. Rockfeld if interested in helping out!

Volleyball Club

Volleyball club meets once a week during the fall and spring in the old gym. Everyone gets to practice skills, like bumping, setting, and serving, before getting to play 6  READ MORE >

The Spanish Honor Society

Do you love the Spanish language and culture and also enjoy helping out the community? If you do, the HSAS Spanish Honor Society is the place for you! Although there  READ MORE >

Soccer Club

The High School of American Studies Soccer Club meets weekly in the autumn and spring to play scrimmage games. The club plays both indoors and outdoors and each game lasts  READ MORE >

Model UN

Participating in the Model UN Conference every year, this group has consistently come home after every event with significant awards.

2013: Congratulations to the HSAS Model UN  READ MORE >

Mock Trial and Moot Court

The High School of American Studies fields highly competitive Moot Court & Mock Trial Teams that compete in the annual New York State Bar Association’s Mock Trial Competition as well  READ MORE >

Common Sense

Are you interested in restarting Common Sense? The publication, written and edited by the Journalism students in the school, was our fabulous school newspaper. Well-read by the entire student body,  READ MORE >

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 Ms. Erickson, 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 >

Band

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 >