Board of Education News

New board member appointed

September 13, 2019

The City School District of Albany Board of Education appointed Hassan I. Elminyawi to fill its vacant position Sept. 12. Elminyawi, a senior administrative analyst with the ...

City School District of Albany Board of Education Secretary Jennifer Lange is resigning to accept a position in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration. Her resignation is effe...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education has extended the contract of second-year Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams through the 2023-24 school year, rewarding the str...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education has appointed Elaine Griessler as the new director of special education. A district veteran and currently the assistant dir...

Albany Board of Education member Tabetha Wilson on Wednesday was awarded the Henry Johnson Award for Distinguished Community Service by Mayor Kathy Sheehan. And Albany High S...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education has appointed Kimberly J. Rohring to serve as the district’s new deputy superintendent for business and finance. Rohr...

In order to reduce enrollment at Edmund J. O’Neal Middle School of Excellence, the City School District of Albany Board of Education has approved a plan to convert North A...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education will hold a public hearing Nov. 15 to solicit comments from the community in connection with Green Tech Charter High School...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education on Thursday approved converting North Albany Academy to a middle school to open in September 2023, paving the way for a May...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education on Thursday appointed two veteran educators as assistant principals at district middle schools. Allison Brodie will join...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education has narrowed the list of potential new middle-school options to two and scheduled public meetings for October to allow fami...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education has elected Anne Savage to serve as president in 2018-19. The board elected Savage unanimously at its July 2 meeting. Sa...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education has extended the contract of Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams through the 2021-22 school year, adding two years to her origi...

The community elected three Board of Education members in the district’s first May board vote. Four people ran for three seats in the May 15 election: incumbents Ellen ...

The League of Women Voters of Albany County is sponsoring a forum on Monday featuring four candidates who are vying for three seats on the Albany Board of Education. The foru...

Four candidates are vying for three open seats on the City School District of Albany Board of Education in the May 15 election, which will be held in conjunction with the annual...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education appointed Albany High School graduate Tabetha Wilson to fill its vacant seat Thursday night. Wilson took the oath of off...

Board sets 2017 tax rates

August 18, 2017

(Due to an error, the dollar and percent increase for homeowners with Basic STAR were incorrect in the original story on Friday. We apologize for that error. The following story...

Four 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...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education is inviting candidates to apply for its open seat. The board currently is operating with six members, one short of its full...

City School District of Albany Board of Education elections will move from November to May, in sync with nearly every other school district in New York, under new legislati...

Kaweeda G. Adams has served in America's fifth-largest district for nearly three decades ALBANY, N.Y. (July 5, 2017) -- The City School District of Albany Board of E...