Albany High School News

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...

Safety update for families

October 31, 2019

I am writing to inform you that the Albany Police Department is investigating an incident involving a 12-year-old boy that occurred earlier this week on South Manning Boulevard....

Albany High School’s Best Buddies celebrated Halloween early Tuesday with tricks, treats and plenty of laughter. The Best Buddies program is all about socializing and h...

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...

JROTC earns top award

October 28, 2019

Albany High School’s Sgt. Henry Johnson Battalion Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) has been awarded a coveted “Honor Unit with Distinction&rdquo...

A total of 99 academic luminaries were inducted into Albany High School's Arista Chapter of the National Honor Society on Oct. 23. The students, all seniors, were eligibl...

Albany High School Principal Jodi Commerford shared information with families on Monday about school safety and available supports for students following two incidents involving...

School safety update

October 21, 2019

Albany police on Monday arrested a 17-year old in connection with his Sunday Facebook post indicating that he would be involved in a shooting at Albany High School. City Scho...

The votes are in: Albany High School senior Rihana Fraser’s turkey chili recipe was rated the best at Saturday’s chili cook-off at Abrookin Career and Technical Cent...

High-school students from Albany’s sister city – Nijmegen, Netherlands – on Friday prepared then shared a meal with culinary students at Albany High Schools&rs...

Trio wins film honors

October 10, 2019

Films by Albany High School junior Sophia Doehla, junior EhBlu Say and sophomore Chit Su Moe received honors on Oct. 5 at the 2019 Rod Serling Film Festival in Binghamton. Do...

Applications are available for the lottery to determine placement in Albany High School’s four academies for the 2020-21 school year.     You can download an ...

Albany High School is helping save lives! On Thursday, the Falcons held their first American Red Cross blood drive for the 2019-20 school year. One pint of blood can save up ...

Prepare to turn on your Falcon Pride! Albany High School will officially kick off Homecoming 2019 on Friday, Oct. 4 with a pep rally at 2 p.m. that leads up to a weekend of F...

Help keep our kids warm! The City of Albany and other community partners on Wednesday announced the 2019 Cash for Coats Drive, an initiative to collect money to buy new winte...

Congratulations to senior Chrysolyte Baun, who proudly represents Albany High in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Chrysolyte was recognized at a special reception on...

Congratulations to senior Chandon Bouyea, who proudly represents Albany High in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Chandon was recognized at a special reception on Oct...

Congratulations to senior Mayah Bright, who proudly represents Albany High in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Mayah was recognized at a special reception on Oct. 2....

Congratulations to sophomore Jesus Castillo, who proudly represents Albany High in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Jesus was recognized at a special reception on Oc...

Congratulations to junior Iris Daniels, who proudly represents Albany High in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Iris was recognized at a special reception on Oct...

Congratulations to senior Nicholas Hillengas, who proudly represents Albany High in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Nicholas was recognized at a special reception o...