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  • ALL STUDENTS ARE FULLY REMOTE

    Due to the rise in the average rate of COVID-19, all New York City schools will be remote until further notice beginning Thursday, November 19, 2020

    Academy of American Studies
  • ALL STUDENTS ARE FULLY REMOTE

    Due to the rise in the average rate of COVID-19, all New York City schools will be remote until further notice beginning Thursday, November 19, 2020

    Academy of American Studies
  • ALL STUDENTS ARE FULLY REMOTE

    Due to the rise in the average rate of COVID-19, all New York City schools will be remote until further notice beginning Thursday, November 19, 2020

    Academy of American Studies
  • ALL STUDENTS ARE FULLY REMOTE

    Due to the rise in the average rate of COVID-19, all New York City schools will be remote until further notice beginning Thursday, November 19, 2020

    Academy of American Studies
  • ALL STUDENTS ARE FULLY REMOTE

    Due to the rise in the average rate of COVID-19, all New York City schools will be remote until further notice beginning Thursday, November 19, 2020

    Academy of American Studies
  • ALL STUDENTS ARE FULLY REMOTE

    Due to the rise in the average rate of COVID-19, all New York City schools will be remote until further notice beginning Thursday, November 19, 2020

    Academy of American Studies
  • ALL STUDENTS ARE FULLY REMOTE

    Due to the rise in the average rate of COVID-19, all New York City schools will be remote until further notice beginning Thursday, November 19, 2020

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Parents and current students, please search using the drop menus above for current information and distributed handouts.  Prospective students can check out our admissions menu for information and tour schedules.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

November 29th, 2020

Students in grades 6 through 12 ) will continue to learn remotely until further notice.

 Update from the Chancellor - Reopening School Buildings.pdf 

November 18th, 2020

Due to the rise in the average rate of COVID-19, all New York City schools will be remote until further notice beginning Thursday, November 19, 2020.

November 12th, 2020

Half Day Schedule for Friday, November 13th

Period 1--8:10-8:34
Period 2--8:36-9:00
Period 3--9:02-9:26
Period 4--9:28-9:52
Period 5--9:54-10:18
Period 6--10:20-10:44
Period 7--10:46-11:10
Period 8--11:12- 11:36
Period 9--11:38--12:00

November 10th, 2020

Fall Parent Teacher Conferences 

 parent note fall.pdf 

 

October 29th, 2020

From the Chancellor: Healthy Halloween Family Letter

 Family Letter_Healthy Halloween_10-28-20 1.pdf 

Translations of the letter are available here: nyc.gov/health/Halloween

October 28th, 2020

Families who want to return borrowed devices, please use this link.

October 27th, 2020

FROM PRINCIPAL BASSELL: COVID-19 TESTING LETTER 

 covid testing letter 10-28 1.pdf 

October 19th, 2020

Attention Students:  If you are experiencing difficulties using your DOE email (@nycstudents.net), it is because the DOE has updated your email address and you need to now reset your password here:

https://idm.nycenet.edu/students/start.form

 

Link to Announcements Prior to October 19, 2020

New Building for the Academy of American Studies (In Construction)

 

    NEW BUILDING COMING IN 2022 - More Information here!

Welcome New Students!

End of the Year - June 2020

Happenings @ American Studies

GILDER LEHRMAN FLAGSHIP HIGH SCHOOL

The Academy was the first American history high school in the country  created in 1996 with the cooperation and partnership of the Queens High Schools Superintendency and the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. We are recognized as the flagship high school of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American history and the institute has taken the model of the Academy and duplicated it all across the country.

   

PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS

 PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS AND PARENTS

Virtual Open Houses For Fall 2021 Admissions

November 9th & November 10th

November 17th & November 18th

All meetings are held on Zoom and start at 7pm.  Pre-registration is required.

Feel free to email the Principal, Mr. Bassell at wbassel@schools.nyc.gov.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE ADMISSIONS INFORMATION AND FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

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