Montessori Magnet 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...

Nov. 1 Newsflash

October 31, 2019

Volume 3, Issue 5 of the Montessori Magnet Newsflash is now available online.

All things pumpkin!

October 31, 2019

It was Pumpkinpalooza at Montessori Magnet School on Oct. 30! Maggie Johnson’s class measured and decorated the gourds, counted seeds and learned the science of the pum...

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...

Oct. 18 Newsflash

October 18, 2019

Volume 3, Issue 4 of the Newsflash is now online!

Harvest season at MMS

October 15, 2019

Fall is harvest time at Montessori Magnet School! The root vegetables that students planted last year are ready to be dug up and in early October fifth-graders prepared a delici...

The Capital District Transportation Authority (CDTA) sure knows how to show kids a fun time! On Oct. 4, students from Schuyler Achievement Academy, Montessori Magnet and Albany ...

Oct. 4 Newsflash

October 3, 2019

Volume 3, Issue 3 of the Montessori Magnet Newsflash is now available for online reading!

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 Zarin Zabed, who proudly represents Montessori Magnet School in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Zerin was recognized at a special r...

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...

Future scientists grow germs

September 24, 2019

Children are taught their entire lives to steer clear and rid themselves of germs. But on Sept. 24 at Montessori Magnet School they learned how to multiply them – in the n...

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...

Sept. 20 Newsflash

September 20, 2019

Volume 3, Issue 2 of the Montessori Magnet Newsflash is now available online!

Two superheroes took a break from protecting the universe to welcome our students to school on Sept. 19. Spiderman and Ant-Man joined Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams and staff a...

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...

First day at Montessori

September 6, 2019

Students at Montessori Magnet School returned to welcoming teachers and bright classrooms on the first day of school Friday. Within minutes, friendships were made and learning w...

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...