Two female students and Principal William Rivers smiling for a group picture in the cafeteria.

Tony Clement Center for Education: A Community School

Seventh through twelfth grade
Phone: 518-475-6525 | Fax: 518-475-6527
395 Elk St., Albany, NY 12206

The Tony Clement Center for Education, formerly the Alternative Learning Center, provides academic and social-emotional programs and services for students in grades 7-12. Clement Center classes follow the City School District of Albany's school calendar. The school's offices are open from 7:50 a.m. until 3:15 p.m.

Clement Center programs include: Middle School Alternative Program (MsAP), Tutorial Opportunities for Students (TOPS), High School Transition Program and the Choice Program.

Learn more about our alternative education programs.

Building opens 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast  8:30 a.m.
School begins 8:45 a.m.
School ends 3 p.m.

Clement is a Community School, which functions as neighborhood centers providing additional support and services to students and families during and beyond the regular school day. For more information on services and programs we offer, please contact:

Tyesha Young

Community School Site Coordinator

Upcoming events


PTSA meeting

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

OCT 16

Bulldogs and Bagels

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM