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

Steve Werle 

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

School news & Happenings

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Order Fall Sports apparel through Aug. 20th

Aug 18, 2017

Order Fall Sports apparel through Aug. 20th

Last chance to order your Fall Sports Team Apparel

Back to School Information

Aug 18, 2017

Back to School Information

Can't find your back to school packet? Get it here.

New Turf Field: Progress & Updates

Aug 16, 2017

New Turf Field: Progress & Updates

Summer has been a busy and exciting time for various field and facilities updates around campus!

9th Grade Orientation is August 17 & 18

Aug 09, 2017

9th Grade Orientation is August 17 & 18

Welcome, Class of 2021! We’re looking forward to the start of our new school year.