Academics News

Thank you, Officer Reddix!

December 13, 2019

During the day, Officer Nicole Reddix helps keep kids safe as the full-time school resource officer at Hackett Middle School. At night, she coaches the Junior Falcons girls&rsqu...

Get yourself some high-end holiday pampering at an affordable price on Saturday at a Winter Wonderland Spa Day at Albany High School’s Abrookin Career and Technical Center...

The U.S. Census Bureau will recruit workers at three Albany locations this weekend: Friday Albany Unitarian Universalist Church, 405 Washington Ave., 1-5 p.m.  A...

As part of our ongoing effort to provide our families and employees with timely and accurate information during urgent safety- and weather-related events, the City School Distri...

Thank you Albany Elks Lodge #49! Each year the organization’s mission includes putting a dictionary into the hands of every third grader in the City of Albany. ...

Experience the artistic and musical talents of City School District of Albany students of all ages at a special art exhibit and holiday concert on Friday evening, part of 1st Fr...

The New York State Department of Health has selected the City School District of Albany to take part in a survey about childhood weight.   State law requires that a stude...

‘Tis the season for holiday concerts, and there are many opportunities in December to experience the talents of City School District of Albany musicians. Here’s w...

‘Tis the season for holiday concerts, and there are many opportunities in December to experience the talents of City School District of Albany musicians. Here’s w...

Thanks to a donation from Albany County District Attorney David Soares, the City School District of Albany will have 80 brand-new bikes to distribute this year as incentives to ...

A reminder that Wednesday, Nov 27.  is Parent-Teacher Conference Day throughout the City School District of Albany. If you have not already done so, please contact your chi...

Not everyone would dedicate a book they wrote about a sister with a medical disorder to the person who made fun of her. But Ila, Willow and Nova Buyce aren’t everyone.&nbs...

Coats from a caring community

November 20, 2019

Students at Albany School of Humanities (ASH) had an abundance of colors and styles of winter finery from which to choose on Wednesday thanks to our caring community. Mayor K...

Edmund J. O’Neal Middle School of Excellence eighth-grader LaTonya Stewart got a room full of people to clap along to and sing “Lean On Me” on Tuesday at a rib...

The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., Nu Tau Chapter recognized Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams with a Lifetime Achievement Award at its annual Women of Color Celebration and Award...

Thanks to Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple, every City School District of Albany school has a kit with tourniquets, bandages and other medical supplies to help in a bleedi...

Wintry weather reminders

November 5, 2019

With the leaves and the temperatures both falling, it’s time to start planning ahead for wintry weather and the possibility of school closings or delays.  The City...

Check out the new look for the City School District of Albany's quarterly newsletter “Capital Education.” The fall edition is available online now.  P...

Safety update for families

October 31, 2019

I am writing to inform you that the Albany Police Department is investigating an incident involving a 12-year-old boy that occurred earlier this week on South Manning Boulevard....

As the City School District of Albany continues to work through the review process that the State Education Department requires of our schools, we are interested in your input a...

School safety update

October 21, 2019

Albany police on Monday arrested a 17-year old in connection with his Sunday Facebook post indicating that he would be involved in a shooting at Albany High School. City Scho...

The City School District of Albany was honored to recognize the students selected for our 2019-20 wall calendar at a special reception on Oct. 2 at Albany School of Humanities (...

Prepare to turn on your Falcon Pride! Albany High School will officially kick off Homecoming 2019 on Friday, Oct. 4 with a pep rally at 2 p.m. that leads up to a weekend of F...

Help keep our kids warm! The City of Albany and other community partners on Wednesday announced the 2019 Cash for Coats Drive, an initiative to collect money to buy new winte...

FirstView app available Oct. 1

September 27, 2019

In partnership with our yellow-bus provider, First Student Inc., the City School District of Albany offers FirstView, a bus-tracking and transportation communications app for yo...