Social Studies

Social Studies

The AHA Social Studies Department offers a wide selection of courses and experiences to help students comprehend, analyze, and evaluate the components which shape both the individual and the world, and to become agents of change in that world.

Department Learner Outcomes

  • Promote understanding and respect for all cultures and peoples
  • Develop an awareness of the global interdependence of all peoples and nations
  • Develop skills to evaluate with competence social, economic, political, and cultural systems in the US and other nations
  • Develop knowledge, insight, and positive attitudes towards citizenship, change, and community involvement  
  • See the complete social studies curriculum in our Program of Studies

Faculty

Christopher DeCrans, Department Chair

  • American Experience
  • Contemporary World Affairs
  • Sociology
  • World History
  • US History

Joseph Koch 

  • AP US Government
  • World History
  • Contemporary World Affairs

Dave Marshak 

  • Economics
  • AP Psychology
  • World History

 Mike Sack

  • US History
  • World History
  • Government

Steve Werle 

  • 20th Century World History
  • AP US History
  • US History
  • World History

School news & Happenings

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Mid-Tri 3 grades available now

Apr 21, 2017

Mid-Tri 3 grades available now

Students and Parents can view mid-tri 3 grades on NetClassroom.

Apr 21, 2017

"I felt so appreciated"

Read how a nametag made this AHA's student's night.

STARS Connection - Week of April 24, 2017

Apr 20, 2017

STARS Connection - Week of April 24, 2017

Starfest Auction open, Graduation Line-up, Spring Musical and Junior College Portfolios...

End of Year Chromebook Collection Information

Apr 19, 2017

End of Year Chromebook Collection Information

All students will turn in their Chromebook before the end of the school year. Read about the…