William S. Hackett Middle School News

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...

A Friday treat from our PTA

September 13, 2019

Big thanks to our PTA, who welcomed students back with their annual cookout on Sept. 13, adding a little something extra to regular lunch shifts with food hot off the grill...

Cheering on our students

September 13, 2019

Staff at William S. Hackett Middle School lined the front steps of the building to cheer on students as they entered during our Sept. 13 “clap-in.”  “C...

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look inside the first day of school for eighth-graders and returning seventh-graders at William S. Hackett Middle School on Sept. 9. N...

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look inside the first day of school for new sixth- and seventh-graders at William S. Hackett Middle School on Sept. 6. (A Facebook ...

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. ...

Friday, Jan. 11 was a docile day at William S. Hackett Middle School. D-O-C-I-L-E, that is. Correctly stating those six letters earned Pine Hills Elementary School’s Jonah...

Nine City School District of Albany schools, including Albany High School and William S. Hackett Middle School, have been identified in Good Standing based on their overall acad...

Five City School District of Albany students were among area winners in the Black History Month Creative Expressions contest sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Alumnae Chap...

The City School District of Albany's three middle schools will dismiss early on Wednesday, Jan. 16 so that staff may attend professional development training. Students at...

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...

Applications are available for the lottery to determine placement in Albany High School’s four academies for the 2019-20 school year. Click here to download an informat...

All City School District of Albany schools will dismiss 15 minutes early Friday, Oct. 5 to participate in the annual Go Home Early emergency preparedness drill. The State Educat...

Click here to download the full 2018-19 Student Code of Conduct The City School District of Albany is guided by a Student Code of Conduct that is reviewed annually and update...

Great things are happening in Albany's public schools. And that's partly because we have so many great students! The 2018-19 school calendar features the faces of 26 ...

Supply lists for the upcoming 2018-19 school year are now available. In addition to being listed below, supply lists can be found at the top of each school's individual page...

The City School District of Albany once again is participating in the Summer Food Service Program, with free meals for all children 18 and under at 11 schools across the city. ...

Summer Reading

June 25, 2018

2019 Summer Reading Program Summer is a great time to relax with a good book -- or several good books! Summer reading supports and builds on lessons of the previous school ye...

With summer just around the corner, please review the following information regarding the last days of the 2017-18 school year in the City School District of Albany.   A...

Two more City School District of Albany teachers have reached a professional gold standard. Christine Rizzo, a reading teacher at William S. Hackett Middle School, and Kelly ...