District, city partner to offer free community swimming at Myers Middle
ALBANY, N.Y. (January 10, 2011) – The City
School District of Albany and City of Albany have teamed up to offer
free community swimming two nights a week at Stephen and Harriet Myers
Monday nights are for seniors age 50 and over. Wednesdays are Family
Swim Nights; anyone under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult. The
Myers pool is open from 6-8 p.m. both nights. All participants should
Swimmers may enter the building at 5:30 p.m. after signing in at the
front desk. The locker rooms will be available, and lifeguards will open
the pool at 6 p.m. Swimmers must bring their own towels.
Myers Middle School is located at 100 Elbel Court off of Whitehall Road.
The mission of the City School District of
Albany is to educate and nurture all students to be
responsible citizens, critical thinkers and lifelong learners to
successfully compete in the global community by providing an
academically rigorous and safe environment in partnership with parents,
students and the community. The district serves approximately 8,500 students in 15
elementary, middle and high schools. In addition to neighborhood
schools, the district includes several magnet schools and programs, as
well as other innovative academic opportunities for students.