Delaware Community School News

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...

Happy Calabaza Day!

October 31, 2019

Students in Ana Banda-Wemple’s and Norma Holmberg’s dual-language prekindergarten classroom started their day on Thursday with even more excitement than usual. It wa...

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....

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...

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...

Delaware Community School celebrated Hispanic heritage and the 20th anniversary of the bilingual Dual Language Program on Saturday with a parade and a feast! In the Dual Lang...

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 fourth grader Nigel Eversley, who proudly represents Delaware Community School in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Nigel was recognized at a speci...

FirstView app available Oct. 1

September 27, 2019

In partnership with our yellow-bus provider, First Student Inc., the City School District of Albany offers FirstView, a bus-tracking and transportation communications app for yo...

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...

Back to school picnic enjoyed

September 23, 2019

There’s never a shortage of good food and good cheer at a Delaware Community School celebration, and Friday’s Welcome Back Picnic was no exception. Staff and volu...

Dads Take Your Child to School Day was especially meaningful for Germaine Montes, who took his daughters to school on Tuesday at Philip Schuyler Achievement Academy and had a su...

We celebrate Hispanic heritage!

September 13, 2019

The gym at Delaware Community School was a blaze of color, song and dance on Friday morning as students in the bilingual Dual Language Program performed their first morning prog...

Cheering on our students

September 13, 2019

Staff at Delaware Community School lined the main entrance of the building to cheer on students as they entered during our Sept. 13 “clap-in.”  “Clap-i...

First day at Delaware

September 6, 2019

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look inside the first day of school at Delaware Community School on Friday morning! (A Facebook account is not necessary to view th...

Welcome to the 2019-20 school year! Whether your family is returning to the City School District of Albany or joining us for the first time, we are excited to greet you and g...

A new look for our site

September 4, 2019

Welcome to the new albanyschools.org! We have completely redesigned and dramatically updated our website to provide our students, families, faculty and staff, and community m...

The City School District of Albany has put some new practices in place for the start of the 2019-20 school year to help our middle and high school students get comfortable in th...

A broad coalition of students, parents and community partners joined Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams at a news conference on Tuesday to support the City School District of Alban...

2019-20 Code of Conduct

August 19, 2019

The City School District of Albany’s 2019-20 Student Code of Conduct is a resource for students, staff, families and community members – everyone that has a stake in...

Supply lists for the upcoming 2019-20 school year are now available. If you have any questions about your child's supply list, please feel free to contact their school. ...

A cast of characters roamed the halls and classrooms at Delaware Community School on Thursday – book characters, that is. It was the school’s Living Literature Da...

Applications are available now for the lottery to determine 2019-20 enrollment in the City School District of Albany's three magnet schools and one magnet program. Downlo...

Get into the spirit of the season and hear some great music at winter concerts in the City School District of Albany. The school concert season officially starts at 7 p.m. Mo...