Archive: Announcements

Drama Club

May 28, 2018

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 >

Debate Team

May 28, 2018

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

May 28, 2018

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

May 29, 2018

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

May 29, 2018

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 >


May 30, 2018

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.

Christopher Lowney

Historian Christopher Lowney, author of Heroic Leadership and A Vanished World: Medieval Spain’s Golden Age of Enlightenment spoke to World History classes on Islamic influences in Medieval Spain in 2009.

Gustavo Rivera

Gustavo Rivera is the new state Senator for our district. He paid a visit to Government classes in September of 2011 and answered student questions on issues currently of concern  READ MORE >

Ruben Diaz, Jr.

Bronx Boro President Ruben Diaz, Jr. spoke to Government classes in 2011.