Humanities, Arts and Media (HAM)
The Humanities, Arts, and Media (HAM) Academy was introduced in the fall of 2000 to help students make connections between literature, history, philosophy, and the arts. HAM offers recognized CTE pathways in Digital Media and Mass Media/Communications as well as experiential education opportunities in art, theater, music, and the humanities.  

HAM offers:

- Communications (writing, journalism, and film production)

- Music (vocal or instrumental)

- Theater Arts (drama, stagecraft)

- Visual Arts (drawing and painting, 3-D art, computer graphics)

- Humanities (psychology, sociology, philosophy, literature, and history)

Academy Lead Teacher
Kadesha Bonds, Room B304, Kadesha.Bonds@dc.gov, 703.786.9367

HAM Team Members
Belle Belew, English Teacher, belle.belew@dc.gov
Pamela Gardner, Library Media Specialist, pamela.gardner@dc.gov
Alia Hasan, Art Teacher, alia.hasan@dc.gov