January 25, 2017 from 6:00 PM-7:00 PM
We will be hosting a parent information night for parents of current 8th grade students who live in the district and are interested in applying to attend the Hazleton Area Academy of Sciences for the 2017-2018 school year.
March 7, 2017 from 6:00 PM-7:00 PM
Testing will take place for eighth grade outplacement students. An outplacement student is any student who lives in the Hazleton Area School District but does not attend district schools.
College Misericordia Spring 2017 Recommended Courses-There are still open seats!
Please look under site shortcuts, College Courses for a complete list of courses. You may only take classes that are offered after school hours. The cost for a 3 credit course is $100.00.
Classes start on January 16, 2017 and end on May 11, 2017
FA 203-05 - Subjects and Symbols - Tuesday and Thursday, 3:30 PM- 4:45 PM
PHL 100-05 - Introduction to Philosophy - Monday and Wednesday, 3:30 PM- 4:45 PM
PSY 123-03 - Introduction to Psychology - Tuesday and Thursday, 3:30 PM- 4:45 PM
HIS 104-03- United States History Since 1865- Tuesday and Thursday, 4:15 PM-5:30 PM
College Classes Offered at the Academy
The Academy is a S.T.E.M. (science, technology, engineering, and math) magnet school in the Hazleton Area School District.
The academy offers a variety of learning opportunities in the sciences, including onsite college courses at reduced tuition rates, project-based learning, individual and group work, and many creative ways for students to demonstrate their knowledge.
Introduction to Engineering Design (EDSGN100) taught by Dr. Wes Grebski, Penn State University Physics Chairperson
Effective Speech(CAS 100A), Penn State University, taught by Ms. Jessica Whittemore
Chemistry 151 and Chemistry 152 taught by Mr. Ken Moss
Biology 151 and Biology 152 taught by Mr. Jeff Koch
All courses are offered at greatly reduced tuition rates
Students may bring backpacks to school. Upon arrival, the backpacks must be put into the students' lockers. The students should remove their belongings and leave the backpack in the locker until the end of the school day.
Mrs. Marie Ernst
Hazleton Area Academy of Sciences
40 Azalea Drive Drums, PA 18222
Phone: (570) 459-3221, Ext. 88501
Fax: (570) 359-3605
Secretary: Mrs. Vanessa Barletta, Ext. 88500