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

  • Sociology
  • World History
  • US History

Jeff Hartmann

  • World History and Geography
  • Economics
  • Contemporary World Affairs
  • Government

Dave Marshak 

  • Economics
  • AP Psychology
  • World History and Geography
  • U.S. History

Josh Van de Hinz

  • AP Government
  • World History and Geography
  • Economics

Steve Werle 

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

School news & Happenings

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Fall 2019 Sports Information

Jul 10, 2019

Fall 2019 Sports Information

Mark your calendars for the Fall Sports Kickoff on Aug 5 and get more info here.

AHA Names Ryan LaMere as Head Coach of Girls' Hockey Team

Jun 13, 2019

AHA Names Ryan LaMere as Head Coach of Girls' Hockey Team

Ryan LaMere is an AHA alum from the class of 1999.

Academy of Holy Angels Named a Top 150 Workplace

Jun 11, 2019

Academy of Holy Angels Named a Top 150 Workplace

AHA has received this award in 2017, 2018, and 2019!

Honor Roll Tri 3

Jun 10, 2019

Honor Roll Tri 3

Academy of Holy Angels is proud to announce the 2018-2019 Trimester Three Honor Roll.