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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.

On Monday, October 26th-  Cohort E will be in person for blended learning. 

DAILY HEALTH SCREENINGS INFORMATION FOR BLENDED STUDENTS

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

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

October 16th, 2020

There is a PTA Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, October 21st at 6:45pm.  The topic of the meeting is College Admissions and the meeting is open to all families.  Pre-Registartion is required.

October 4th, 2020

There is an Emergency Virtual PTA Meeting being held on Monday, October 5th at 6:30pm. Pre-Registration is required.

October 3rd, 2020

  Free  Breakfast and Lunch: You do not need to apply for your child to receive meals. However, we do ask families to complete the Family Income Inquiry Form  which helps schools receive money for their programs. Please complete online.

October 2nd, 2020

On Monday, October 5th -  Cohort B will be in person for blended learning. 

Attention Blended Learning Students:  If it is not on your schedule to attend in person today, please enter your attendance here:  www.tinyurl.com/AASBlended as you work on your classes remotely so that your official attendance can be taken.  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Solkoff

September 29th, 2020

Daily Health Screenings Information for Blended Students

Update for Families on COVID-19 Testing (From the Chancellor)

September 26th, 2020

Free and Low-Cost Internet Options

There are several free or low-cost internet options available to New York City students and families. Visit the DOE website for more information: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/learning/learn-at-home/technical-tools-and-support/free-and-low-cost-internet-options.

 

Link to Announcements Prior to September 26, 2020

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

 

    NEW BUILDING COMING IN 2021 - 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

Open Houses For Fall 2021 Admissions

TBA

Tours of the school campus are arranged by appointment only (TBA).  Call 718-433-2556 to arrange a visit. 

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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