Community Engagement News

July 15 district updates

July 15, 2020

Items include a message from Superintendent Adams, reminders about our reopening survey and upcoming forums, registration for virtual elementary summer school and an opportunity for Summer Adventure

The City School District of Albany is excited to invite your elementary child to participate in a virtual summer program designed to help preset them for a successful new school...

The City School District of Albany is continuing to move forward with planning for the start of the 2020-21 school year following updated guidance from Governor Cuomo and the Ne...

The City of Albany, in partnership with the Capital District Transportation Committee (CDTC), is developing a Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan to strengthen and promote walkin...

The City School District of Albany once again is participating in the Summer Food Service Program, with free grab-and-go meals for all children 18 and under at eight schools acr...

A reminder that families must complete and turn in transportation applications by Monday, Aug. 3 in order to qualify for busing on the first day of school. The City School Di...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education unanimously re-elected Anne Savage on Thursday night to serve as president for a third consecutive year.  All three...

Survey seeks feedback in advance of July forums

Graduation 2020

June 30, 2020

What a weekend! The City School District of Albany proudly celebrated the Albany High School Class of 2020 on Saturday and Sunday with 16 in-person graduations. In accordance...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education has appointed former Albany High School student-athlete Ashley Chapple to serve as the district’s new director of hea...

The City School District of Albany will offer summer school to more than 2,000 students in kindergarten-grade 12 to bolster their existing academic skills and prepare them to su...

For almost 11 years, and for no pay, Bill Stoneman has tended gardens and engaged students at two City School District of Albany schools through the Vegetable Project.   ...

Commencement ceremonies for the Albany High School Class of 2020 will take place on Saturday and Sunday. For health and safety reasons, Graduation 2020 will consist of: ...

The City School District of Albany Board of Education is accepting input on proposed changes for the 2020-21 Student Code of Conduct through this Sunday, June 28.  You c...

The City School District of Albany will continue to provide grab-and-go meals to families Monday through Thursday at seven schools from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. The meals con...

The City School District of Albany will form a School Naming Policy Committee, which will be charged this summer with drafting a policy regarding the naming and renaming of dist...

June 18 district updates

June 18, 2020

New items include our final Perspectives in Online Learning features of the school year, a note of thanks from Superintendent Adams, reminders about district operations Friday and next week, and a reminder about surveys for students and families about re-opening for the 2020-21 school year

To all members of the City School District of Albany community: As we come to the end of this very unique and often challenging school year, I would like to take a few moment...

For the last week, teacher Deb Whipple has hand-delivered bags with STEAM-themed goodies to the homes of 40 of her students at Thomas O’Brien Academy of Science and Techno...

June 17 district updates

June 17, 2020

New items include our latest Perspectives in Online Learning feature, near-record approval for the 2020-21 budget, and several important reminders for students and families, including Thursday being the end of the 2019-20 school year

Thank you, Albany!

June 17, 2020

Record participation, near-record approval for 2020-21 budget

June 16 district updates

June 16, 2020

New items include our latest Perspectives in Online Learning feature, a link to watch the vote in Tuesday night's ballot count, and reminders about surveys for students and families on re-opening in September and the city's Summer Youth Employment Program

June 15 district updates

June 15, 2020

New items include our latest Perspectives in Online Learning feature, surveys for students and families on re-opening in September, and live-streaming for Tuesday's vote count

Watch the count live (The link will be live beginning at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 16) The City School District of Albany will live-stream the opening and counting of...