Giffen Memorial Elementary School News

All City School District of Albany schools will dismiss 15 minutes early Friday, Oct. 8...

The City School District of Albany has been made aware of a destructive new social medi...

Sept. 21 COVID-19 cases

September 21, 2021

The City School District of Albany was notified Tuesday of five new confirmed cases of ...

Student coders are busy bees

September 17, 2021

It’s National Coding Week, and fourth graders in Shannon Pinkowski’s class ...

Open house postponed

September 14, 2021

The following message is from Giffen Principal Jasmine N. Brown. Dear Families: T...

In alignment with the direction of the New York State Department of Health, the City Sc...

Whitney on Wheels – the mobile health van operated by Whitney Young Health &ndash...

First full day at Giffen

September 8, 2021

Visit our Facebook page to take a look at some photos from the first full day of classe...

In these early days of the new school year, everyone throughout the City School Distric...

The following message is from Giffen Principal Jasmine N. Brown: Dear Families: W...

The City School District of Albany is excited to start the 2021-22 school year with ori...

The following message is from Giffen Elementary School Principal Jasmine Brown. The inf...

All City School District of Albany students can receive school-required and COVID-19 va...

In partnership with the district, The City of Albany's COVID-19 Recovery Task Force...

Come join coach Mike Ware and the Albany High School football coaches and players for a...

The challenges that school districts, students and families, and entire communities hav...

COVID-19 disrupted both in-person learning and routine well-child visits for many famil...

William Flax-Leight will return as assistant principal to Giffen Memorial Elementary Sc...

End-of-year information

June 17, 2021

The last day of school for the 2020-21 school year for all elementary and middle school...

The following message is from City School District of Albany Superintendent Kaweeda G. ...

The following is a message from Fine Arts Supervisor, Kate Wright: Welcome to our Ci...

Face masks no longer are required outdoors on school grounds, according to updated COVI...

It's June – time for the milestone ceremonies that mark students' pr...