Welcome to the Hazleton Area Academy of Sciences
Gallery Night will be held on Monday, May 8, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Upper Classmen Testing for HAAS
Students in grades 9-11 may take the entrance exam for the Hazleton Area Academy of Sciences during the month of April. Please see your school counselor or call Mrs. Ernst at (570) 459-3221, Ext. 88501 if you do not attend a district building.
College Misericordia Fall Courses
The list of courses for the fall of 2017 for College Misericordia are under the shortcut link, as well as the application. Psychology has been added to the updated list. It is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3:30 PM. The cost is $100.00 per course, not credit. You may only take classes that are offered after school hours.
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.
College Classes Offered at the Academy
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