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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Head Dance Coach Announced

May 22, 2017

Head Dance Coach Announced

AHA is pleased to announce that Shannon Ross has been named as new head dance coach.

All School Service Day is May 25th, 2017

May 18, 2017

All School Service Day is May 25th, 2017

Academy of Holy Angels (AHA) will celebrate its 4th annual All School Service Day on Thursday,…

STARS Connection - Week of May 22, 2017

May 18, 2017

STARS Connection - Week of May 22, 2017

Prom, Graduation Details, Spring Info Night and more...

Head Cross Country Coach Announced

May 17, 2017

Head Cross Country Coach Announced

AHA is pleased to announce that Jason Sheeley ’92 has been named as new head cross country…