Arbor Hill Elementary School News

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...

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...

You could feel the pride in the Arbor Hill Elementary School gym on Feb. 28. The school’s Black History Month celebration included crowd favorites like drumming and the...

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...

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...

Ready, set, math! On Friday, Arbor Hill Elementary participated in a math sprint. Led by Albany District Links, an historic African-American women’s civic organizati...

Isaac Allen’s spelling ability is out of this G-A-L-A-X-Y. That’s the word the Stephen and Harriet Myers Middle School eighth-grader spelled correctly to clinch t...

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 ...

A special delivery is headed to the Ronald McDonald House from Arbor Hill Elementary School! On Dec. 19, second-graders in Marion Richards’ class made reindeer brownies...

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...

Our winter concert

December 12, 2019

Visit our district Facebook page to see photos from the afternoon performance of Arbor Hill's talented student musicians on Dec. 12! (A Facebook account is not necessary ...

First quarter honor roll

December 10, 2019

Arbor Hill Elementary started Monday, Dec. 9, with a party! An achievement party! Parents, staff and students gathered first thing on a Monday to celebrate those who made the...

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look at a typical day of learning in Erin Heid’s second grade here at Arbor Hill Elementary School.  Students spent the ...

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...

Stone Soup Celebration

November 27, 2019

The spirit of giving is alive and well at Arbor Hill Elementary School! On Nov. 26, second-graders read, watched, wrote about and made “Stone Soup.” The folk tale...

‘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...

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...

Arbor Hill Elementary School students were treated to a superhero visit for their super attendance! Ms. Magnificent flew in to thank students (and their families) for ho...

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....

On your mark, get set, PUMPKIN! Oct. 25 marked the 29th Annual Pumpkin Run at Arbor Hill Elementary School. Students in prekindergarten through fifth grade competed i...

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...

Arbor Hill Elementary School's cafeteria was transformed into a stage and students were treated to the magic of live theater on Oct. 18. Travelling actors from Proct...

Some of the smallest students in the city met one of the largest residents in the city on Oct. 16. Austin, the Albany Police Department's 22-year-old equine officer, visi...