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Delaware Community School

Pre-K through fifth grade
Phone: 518-475-6750 | Fax: 518-475-6752
43 Bertha St., Albany, NY 12209

Amelia Gallagher

Assistant Principal

Delaware Community School is the City School District of Albany's only school offering a bilingual education program, the Dual Language Program, which teaches students in both English and Spanish. 

The school's mission is to provide an environment in which students can achieve their academic potential through the development of self-confidence, self-discipline and creativity.

Housed at Delaware Community School, the Dual Language Program is the only program of its kind in the northeast corridor of New York state. A language immersion program in Spanish and English, the program is open to children throughout the city starting in prekindergarten.

Learn more.

Building opens 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast  8:30 a.m.
School begins 9:05 a.m.
School ends 3:35 p.m.

Upcoming events


Science Fair

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM


Held at Hackett Middle School, this event is also open to its feeder elementary buildings: Delaware Community, Eagle Point Elementary, New Scotland Elementary and TOAST.


Scholastic Book Fair

Start: Mar 10, 2020 End: Mar 13, 2020

Multi-Day Event