Albany High School News

OVATIONS postponed

March 11, 2020

To avoid spreading illness, the Albany High School PTSA has announced that it will postpone OVATIONS – its annual recognition celebration for outstanding City School Distr...

Albany High School celebrated its academic achievers on Tuesday with a breakfast recognizing the 732 students who made either Principal’s List or Honor Roll during the sec...

Keeping it clean

March 6, 2020

The City School District of Albany has made it a top priority to control the spread of illness in all our buildings, and on Friday maintenance staff were hard at work cleaning a...

Jazz groups are golden

March 3, 2020

Congratulations to the jazz virtuosos at Albany High School! The school’s two jazz ensembles – The B Flats (intermediate level) and Jazzmanian Devils (advanced level...

Behold BB-1493, the student-built robot that Albany High School hopes to steer to victory next week at the 2020 New York Tech Valley FIRST Regional Robotics Competition. The ...

The award-winning Albany High School Theatre Ensemble will present the Broadway hit Cabaret, with shows Thursday, March 12 through Sunday, March 15. Performances will be at 7...

March is "Fine Arts in Our Schools Month" in the City School District of Albany, and you can experience the talents of our students in a variety of exhibits, conc...

Albany High School students learned about voting and politics Thursday during POWERUP 2020, a movement to register people 18 and older to vote and preregister people as young as...

More than 200 people turned out Tuesday night at Albany High School for a soul food dinner and a dynamic Black History Celebration featuring student performers and community par...

The City School District of Albany held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and public tours Saturday, Feb. 22 to unveil Albany High School’s new academic building, celebrating comp...

The City School District of Albany will have half-days of school on April 28 and June 23 to meet the requirements of New York’s new Paid Voting Leave Law. The law allow...

The Albany Indoor Percussion Ensemble – 27 middle- and high-school musicians simultaneously playing a variety of instruments and performing theater – will host their...

Shower your valentine with flowers on Friday at Albany High School, and support the girls’ basketball team at the same time! You can buy flowers outside the librar...

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look at a typical day of learning in Katie Dring and Brianna Meikle’s co-teach English Language Arts (ELA) class at Albany High ...

Student art selected

January 31, 2020

Congratulations to Albany High School artists Jada Ruiz and Laurel Stix! The seniors in Thea Resila’s class will have pieces in the “Art in 3 Dimensions” hi...

The first phase of construction of the new Albany High School is almost complete. On Saturday, Feb. 22, students, families and community members are invited to attend our ribbon...

The graduation rate for the Albany High School held steady at 68% for the Class of 2019, according to data the State Education Department released Jan. 16. That is the same rate...

The following message is from Albany High School Principal Jodi Commerford: Dear Families: I am excited to let you know that the first phase of our Rebuilding Albany High ...

The following message is from Albany High School principal Jodi Commerford: Dear Families: I am writing to let you know that our construction team will undertake an asbest...

Albany High School English teacher Wan Oliviere has reached a professional gold standard: She has joined the ranks of City School District of Albany educators who have earned th...

The normally quiet Albany High School Library took on a party atmosphere on Friday night, Jan. 10. More than 40 students kicked off their weekend with board and video games, ...

Welcome to 2020!

January 2, 2020

Welcome to the year 2020!   We look forward to continuing our work on equity in education. Please take a moment to view this message from Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams...

Happy Holidays!

December 20, 2019

Happy Holidays from all of us here at the City School District of Albany! What's open and when All City School District of Albany schools will be closed for holiday ...

Survey deadline extended!

December 18, 2019

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...

Albany High’s Hour of Code

December 11, 2019

It’s Computer Science Education Week, and Albany High School students marked the occasion by organizing an Hour of Code event. Juniors Sarah Bearden, Onovu Otitigbe-Dan...