Archive: News

What's Outside My Window

Our students are now hunkered down inside their homes this spring, and are doing a lot of gazing out the window these days.  Our Art teacher Ms. DeBethune requested that  READ MORE >

Adversity - We Accept Your Challenge

HSAS PE teacher Steve Schulman has taken his class online.  Students have been keeping a journal, often using video to chronicle their assigned workouts.  Senior Yoelle Gulko put together many  READ MORE >

What Makes HSAS Special

We are inviting students to share with us what makes HSAS special for them.  We welcome any video clips that highlight your thoughts. These videos can be shared with Mr.  READ MORE >

Honoring Denis Murphy

We mourn the loss of one of our founding teachers, Mr. Denis Murphy.  Members of the HSAS community paused their distance instruction last week to honor the life of Denis  READ MORE >

Want to know more about HSAS?

We wish you could get to know us in person, but for now, we’ll be posting short films and video clips so that you can find out what it is  READ MORE >

Hunger Banquet, 2020

The Community Service Club hosted a Hunger Banquet this March, raising close to $1,150.   Each of the 70 plus participants took on a specific individual identity (eg. a coffee  READ MORE >

New York Historical Society Presentation

February is Black History month.  Students had a golden opportunity to gain some new perspectives on the gains and losses that played out among the freed slaves in the years  READ MORE >

HSAS Hoops

The girls basketball team has had a great run this season.  With a 15-3 record, they have been a formidable force in the Bronx through the winter.  To find out  READ MORE >

HSAS Dominates in multiple Debate tournaments

Call the HSAS Debate Team butter, because we’re on a roll!

In the past month, HSAS has dominated in three debate tournaments. Starting in January, our debaters  READ MORE >

Valentine's Day at American Studies

Love was in the air at American Studies on February 14 as Ms. Walsh’s sophomores found her an admirer…with whom she has excellent “chemistry.”

Mosque Tour

Gaining a deeper understanding and appreciation of Islamic culture is central to the newly created HSAS Muslim Student Association.  This group  toured the North Bronx Jame Masjid Mosque on November  READ MORE >

Homecoming, 2019

Alumni, whether home from college, or released from work early, showed up in large numbers to challenge the current students of HSAS in tug-of-war and other selected contests.  Meeting in  READ MORE >