Albany High School News

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...

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

Boys' soccer back on track

September 27, 2019

The Albany High School boys’ soccer team waited 11 months for this, and it couldn’t have come at a better time. Harrison Leon’s curling strike off a free ki...

Spirit week kicks off October

September 26, 2019

October and Spirit Week both kick off on Tuesday at Albany High School, and the week finishes out on Saturday, Oct. 5 with Homecoming 2019!  Show your school spirit by d...

Falcon diver soars in Section 2

September 24, 2019

Varsity Falcon diver Anna Flanders earned the top score in Section 2 to win the Skidmore Invitational on Sept. 21! The William S. Hackett Middle School eighth-grader is now r...

The City School District of Albany is making it easier for English language learners and schools to communicate with each other. Starting this school year, all schools have a...

Blood drive Oct. 3: Sign up!

September 24, 2019

Help save some lives! Albany High will hold its first American Red Cross blood drive for the 2019-20 school year on Thursday, Oct. 3 between 8 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. in the auditori...

Important info for AP students

September 18, 2019

The College Board recently made several program changes that will affect Albany High School students taking Advanced Placement (AP) classes and tests.  Deadlines Alba...

Albany High construction update

September 12, 2019

Take a look inside Albany High School’s new academic building! With the majority of the behind-the-scenes infrastructure now complete, the interior finishing of the buildi...

Albany High students who may have been sleepy heading to school on Wednesday were wide awake by the time they arrived at the door. That’s because they were greeted by a th...