Montessori Magnet School
45 Tremont St.,
Albany, NY 12205 (click here for directions)
Principal: Malik A.
of three magnet schools in the City School District of
Albany, the mission of Montessori Magnet School is to
create and support the development of a responsible,
culturally diverse community of individual learners
through diligent work in and adherence to the Montessori
philosophy and method. The school began in 1993 and for
12 years was located in the former Cathedral Academy
near Lincoln Park. In 2005, the school moved to its
current home -- a new building in Westland Hills
equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and technology.
For more information about the
program and application process, please contact the
district's Magnet Office at 475-6551.
Building opens: 7:35 a.m.
Breakfast begins: 7:40 a.m.
School day begins: 8 a.m.
School day ends: 2:30 p.m.
After-school child care ends:
prekindergarten and kindergarten
public Montessori School in the Capital District
An environmental focus that is
student directed (with recycling, gardening, waste
reduction and composting programs)
Wednesday, Jan. 11 --
Magnet Elementary Open House, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
and 6-7:30 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 16 -- Martin
Luther King Jr. Day, no school
Monday, Jan. 30
-- Superintendent's Conference Day, no
school for students
Friday, Feb. 10 -- School
Musical, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 11 -- School
Musical, 6 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 17 -- Black
History Celebration, 1 p.m.
20-Friday, Feb. 24 -- Winter Recess,
Absence from school
child is absent from school for any
reason, call 475-6675 during the
morning and provide a written excuse
when your child returns to school.