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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 >

11th graders are winners of Compost for a Cookie Contest

For almost two weeks, students brought in compost from the cafeteria and home to add to the school compost operation.  With the four classes competing to see who could bring  READ MORE >

Sam Brody Shines in State Federation Championship

Cross Country Running Phenom Sam Brody finished in 14th place in the City Championships, not only earning a spot to run in the State Championships  held  in Wappinger Falls on  READ MORE >

Asian American Bar Association Visits HSAS

For Constitution Day, AABANY visited with some classes at HSAS.  Much of the class time was spent on a discussion on the implications of the Korematsu Supreme Court decision.  To  READ MORE >

HSAS Tackles Harris Field

The Community Service Club joined forces with the Environmental Club to improve two border areas of Harris Field in late October.  The participants worked with the local community group  of  READ MORE >

Cross Country Boro Champs

Both the Boys and Girls Teams placed in the Bronx Boro Champs in Van Cortlandt Park on Saturday, October 26!  The Boys Varsity and JV Teams both placed third place.  READ MORE >

Pestopalooza

In late September, the Environmental Club sold over 100 bags of pesto to students and faculty.  This pesto was  blended and packaged by students in the Lehman College test kitchen.  READ MORE >

Students Participate in the Climate Strike

On Friday, September 20, many students at HSAS were granted the opportunity to head downtown after third period to participate in the march and rally to demand government action on  READ MORE >

The latest edition of The Speakeasy is here!

Every year students submit stories, poems, photos, and artwork to the creative team at The Speakeasy.  Here are the latest submissions.  If you have your own artistic creation that you  READ MORE >