Focusing on science, technology,
engineering and math (STEM)
700 Washington Ave., Albany, NY 12203(click
here for directions)
House Principal: Julie Barber
Theme Coordinator: Brigid Dodson
Home School Coordinator: TBD
Guidance Counselors: Marty Anderson and Melanie
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Albany High School Counseling Center website
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About Innovation Academy
The Innovation Academy
theme focuses on science, technology, engineering and math -- or STEM.
Albany High's science electives are offered in Innovation Academy and
available to all students, as are Career and Technical Education
programs in woodworking, carpentry, construction, car care and
automotive technology, transportations systems, computer networking,
electrical technology and home electronics. Career Explorations programs
in engineering also are offered through Innovation Academy.
feature of Innovation Academy is a mock clean room that simulates the lab
associated with the University at Albany's College of Nanoscale Science
and Engineering (CNSE). Clean rooms are used in fields sensitive to
environmental contamination, including semiconductor manufacturing,
biotechnology and the life sciences.
- Thursday, Sept. 25 --
Rosh Hashana, no school
- Friday, Sept. 26 --
Staff development day, no school
- Sunday, Sept 28 --
Falcon 5K and Fun Run, Washington Park (Details)
Friday, Oct. 3
interim marking period
Saturday, Oct. 4
-- Tech Valley Robot Rumble featuring Albany
High Robotics Team, Ballston Spa High School,
8:45 a.m. (Details)
Friday, Oct. 10 -- Hall of
Fame Dinner and Inductions, Italian-American
Community Center, 6 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 11
- SAT exam, 8 a.m.
Wall of Fame Ceremony, 11 a.m.
Homecoming Parade, noon (starting
in Washington Avenue parking lot and
proceeding to Bleecker Stadium)
Homecoming Game vs.Shenendehowa,
Bleecker Stadium, 1 p.m.
Homecoming Dance, 7 p.m.
- Monday, Oct. 13
-- Columbus Day, no school
Wednesday, Oct. 15 --
Hispanic Heritage Celebration, 6 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 16 -- Blood
Drive, 8 a.m.-2:15 a.m.
Monday, Oct. 20 -- PTSA
meeting, 6:45 p.m.
- Friday, Oct. 24 --
2015-16 academy lottery applications available
- Saturday, Oct. 25 --
ACT exam, 8 a.m.
Albany High students reap multicultural achievement honors
Thirty-seven Albany High School seniors will be honored Saturday as
recipients of the University at Albany's 2014 Multicultural High
School Achievers Award. (MORE)
Free breakfast, lunch for all district students --
All City School District
of Albany students are eligible to receive a free breakfast and lunch
each day at their school during the 2014-15 school year.(MORE)
Click here to see the City School District of
Albany's online Photo
If your child is absent from school
for any reason, please call the attendance office
at 475-6210 each day of the absence. When your child returns to
school, please provide a written excuse and a doctor's
note if one is available.