'Whitney on Wheels'
to serve North Albany
Kaweeda G. Adams on Wednesday joined
community partner Whitney M. Young
Jr. Health Center and local
officials to announce the latest
collaboration between the clinic and
the City School District of Albany:
a mobile health van that will serve
students at North Albany Academy. (MORE)
Welcome, Kaweeda Adams!
officially on the job
28 years in America's fifth-largest
school district, Kaweeda
G. Adams officially began her new
career as superintendent of the City
School District of Albany on Monday
in a familiar way -- going to
several hours on her first morning
on the job at Albany High School,
meeting with students, coaches and
staff as she began to get to know
the district. Monday was the first
day of preseason practice for fall
sports teams, and also the
second-to-last day of summer school
Check out our Facebook page for
more photos of Adams' first day.
Please visit our District News
section to read more about our
new superintendent, who comes to
Albany from Las Vegas.
Seven apply for vacant board
community members have expressed an interest in being considered for the
vacant position on the City School District of Albany Board of Education
The board currently is operating with six
members, one short of its full membership, following Kenneth M. Bruce's
resignation in May.
Please visit our District News section to read more about the
candidates and the schedule for each to make presentations at board
meetings in August.
District selects eight
for Hall of Fame Class of
President Obama’s last guardian of the environment. A top agriculture
official from President Clinton’s administration. The City of Albany’s
first female deputy fire chief. A deeply respected former teacher and
These accomplished individuals are among the eight members of the City
School District of Albany Hall of Fame Class of 2017. They will be
inducted during ceremonies in conjunction with Albany High School’s
Homecoming Weekend on Sept. 22-23.
visit our Hall of Fame section to read more about each member of the
Class of 2017.
Free summer meals available
School District of Albany once again
is participating in the Summer Food
Service Program, with free meals for
all children 18 and under at still
available at some locations across the city. (MORE)
Summer reading resources
is a wonderful time to relax with a
good book – or several good books!
reading is required for students
entering grades 9-12. Learn more at
Albany High Summer Reading site.
elementary and middle school
readers, the City School District of
Albany supports the
Albany Public Library's Summer
Each branch of the library has
wonderful programming to offer
students of all ages during the
2017-18 district calendar
2017-18 school year will begin on
Tuesday, Sept. 5 in the City School
District of Albany. The last
day of classes next year will be
Friday, June 22, 2018, and Albany
High School's Class of 2018 will
celebrate graduation Sunday, June
Please visit our Calendar section
to view and download one-page
calendars for families and staff.