Two female students posing for a picture during ENL Family Night.

Citizenship Academy

Phone: 518-475-6220 | Fax: 518-475-6202
700 Washington Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Nicole Newman

Citizenship Academy Assistant Principal

Global awareness is an understanding of concepts that affect our world: namely, environmental, social, cultural, political and economic relations. Students in Citizenship Academy are provided the skills to navigate and embrace cultural differences. Applying the knowledge of global and cultural perspectives prepares students for academic, professional and social success as productive global citizens. Also, Citizenship Academy is particularly relevant to students considering taking part in the International Baccalaureate program.

  • Earn a New York State Seal of Biliteracy for being proficient in listening, speaking, reading and writing in one or more languages in addition to English
  • Experience global foods and gourmet cooking in Culinary Arts courses
  • Immerse yourself in different cultures through multiple upper-level foreign language studies
  • Join French Honor Society
  • Join Spanish Club
  • Participate in related after-school clubs including Model UN, International Club, French Club and 21st Century Cooking

Laurie Bebb

Citizenship Academy Guidance Counselor

Warren Horner

Citizenship Academy Guidance Counselor