Haas Hall Academy
|Haas Hall Academy|
|3155 North College Avenue, Suite 108
Fayetteville, Arkansas, 72730
|School type||Charter Public (government funded)|
|Motto||Every Scholar, Every Day - College Bound|
|Founder||Dr. Martin W. Schoppmeyer, Jr.|
|School district||Haas Hall Academy|
|NCES District ID||0500078|
|Authority||Arkansas Dept. of Education (ADE)|
|Superintendent||Dr. Martin W. Schoppmeyer, Jr.|
|NCES School ID||050007801078|
|Student to teacher ratio||15.56|
|Education system||College preparatory|
|Classes offered||Advanced Placement
Concurrent college credit
|Athletics||Basketball, track, cross country, golf, tennis and soccer|
|Athletics conference||1A West (2012-14)|
Arkansas Dept. of Education
|Newspaper||Haas Hall Herald|
|Affiliation||Arkansas Activities Association|
Haas Hall Academy is a public charter secondary school located in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States, and serving students in grades eight through twelve. It is located within Washington County, near the campus of the University of Arkansas and within the Fayetteville–Springdale–Rogers Metropolitan Area. In 2012, Haas Hall Academy was ranked No. 1 in the state (and No. 353 in the nation) by U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools ranking program.
Haas Hall Academy’s curriculum is an accelerated college preparatory academic program. Accredited by AdvancED and the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE), Haas Hall Academy holds membership in The College Board, the National Honor Society, the National English Honor Society, and the Science National Honor Society. Students engage in coursework including Advanced Placement (AP), courses with concurrent college credit provided a local university (for example, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville), and the school encourages students to take college courses at local colleges and universities. Since its inception in 2004, Haas Hall has achieved Adequate Yearly Progress.
Haas Hall Academy is one of twenty high schools to be recognized with the 2012 College Readiness Award by the Arkansas ACT Council in recognition of improving the participation rate of students taking the ACT college readiness exam.
The Haas Hall Academy mascot is the Mastiff with school colors of blue and gold.
The Haas Hall Mastiffs participate in various interscholastic activities in the 1A West Conference administered by the Arkansas Activities Association. The school athletic activities include basketball (boys/girls), bowling (boys/girls), cross country (boys/girls), golf (boys/girls), and tennis (boys/girls).
Members of the 1A West Conference include:
- County Line
- Haas Hall
- St. Paul
Clubs and traditions
Beyond athletic activities, students participate in a full range of clubs and organizations including Quiz Bowl, the National Honor Society, the National English Honor Society, the Science National Honor Society, Student Council, and the Arkansas Science Olympiad.
The school's Quiz Bowl teams have won the 1A classification state quiz bowl championship in 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2013.
- "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for Haas Hall Academy". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
- "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Haas Hall Academy". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
- "School Profile, Haas Hall Academy". Arkansas Activities Association. Retrieved Sep 12 2012.
- "2012 Best High Schools, Haas Hall Academy". U.S. New & World Report. Retrieved September 12, 2012.
- "Arkansas High Schools Receive College Readiness Award". Arkansas Department of Education. 13 November 2012. Retrieved 28 January 2013.