Welcome to the Hazleton Area Academy of Sciences
Beginning Monday, March 5, 2018, backpacks will not be allowed in the high school, career center or HAAS. Any backpacks being brought into any of these buildings will be placed in a bin at the front door where they will kept until the end of the day. This includes drawstring type backpacks and purses or bags larger than a book. Gym or swimming clothing will be allowed to be brought in the buildings in clear plastic bags but must be stored in their lockers. This procedure is being put into place for the safety of students, staff and visitors based on recent incidents in the nation’s schools.
Gallery Night is Monday, May 14, 2018 from 6:00 PM-7:30 PM
Lackawanna College is now offering Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis
You must be enrolled in Honors Probability and Statistics at the Academy
The cost for the course is $300.00
Credits transfer to all state universities and many other colleges and universities
See Mr. Matterazzo, Mrs. Hanczyc, or Mrs. Ernst for an application
College Misericordia Fall Courses
The list of courses for the spring of 2018 is available now under college classes
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) Penn State University
Effective Speech(CAS 100A), Penn State University
Chemistry 151 and Chemistry 152
Biology 151 and Biology 152 taught by Mr. Jeff Koch
All courses are offered at greatly reduced tuition rates.
No EAR BUDS or HEADPHONES are allowed in school
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