Albany High School News

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: January 17, 2020 Dear Families: I am excited to let you know that the first phase of our Reb...

Get a midwinter revitalization on Saturday, Feb. 8, when Albany High School’s advanced cosmetology students will host a Valentine’s Day Spa Day at Abrookin Career an...

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...

The City School District of Albany is proud to announce that for the fall 2019 sports season, The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) designated si...

Albany High School provided great holiday sounds and tastes at the City of Albany’s annual tree-lighting celebration on Thursday. Hundreds flocked to City Hall to enjoy...

Review classes begin Monday at Albany High School in preparation for the upcoming January Regents exams. The classes run Monday-Thursday most days after school. Click the hig...

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...

Winter concert season is officially under way! Albany High School’s student musicians kicked things off during our Dec. 4 concert with performances by the orchestra, ...

The kitchen at Albany High’s Abrookin Career and Technical Center was hopping Wednesday, as culinary students and Chef Lisa Valentine raced to prepare cookies that will be...

‘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...

Honor Roll Reception

November 26, 2019

Albany High School recognized more than 800 students for their academic accomplishments the morning of Nov. 26 during its first-quarter Honor Roll Reception. Students with a ...

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look at a typical day of learning in Ashlyn Slater’s freshman AP World History class at Albany High School.  Fifth perio...

Jackson signs with Siena

November 13, 2019

Ahniysha "Baby" Jackson switched from Falcon blue to Saints green and gold on Wednesday when she signed a national letter of intent to continue her basketball car...

Music wing update

November 7, 2019

The following message is from City School District of Albany Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams: I am writing as a follow-up to our recent communication from school about the ba...

Congratulations to the outstanding Albany High School musicians selected to perform in the Suburban Council Music Festival orchestra. They are: Freshman Sydney Gaddy, cel...

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...

Band-orchestra room closed

November 4, 2019

The band and orchestra room in Albany High School's music wing will remain closed for the rest of the 2019-20 school year due to ongoing concerns about air quality in t...