Montessori Magnet School News

OVATIONS postponed

March 11, 2020

To avoid spreading illness, the Albany High School PTSA has announced that it will postpone OVATIONS – its annual recognition celebration for outstanding City School Distr...

Keeping it clean

March 6, 2020

The City School District of Albany has made it a top priority to control the spread of illness in all our buildings, and on Friday maintenance staff were hard at work cleaning a...

The award-winning Albany High School Theatre Ensemble will present the Broadway hit Cabaret, with shows Thursday, March 12 through Sunday, March 15. Performances will be at 7...

Montessori Magnet School’s Black History Month assembly had it all - poetry, African drumming, the Stephen and Harriet Myers Middle School jazz band (that included many MM...

March is "Fine Arts in Our Schools Month" in the City School District of Albany, and you can experience the talents of our students in a variety of exhibits, conc...

Feb. 28 Newsflash

February 28, 2020

The City School District of Albany will have half-days of school on April 28 and June 23 to meet the requirements of New York’s new Paid Voting Leave Law. The law allow...

Montessori Magnet School is learning black history through art. Educators with the Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery spent the week of Feb. 10-14 at the school introducing...

Feb. 7 Newsflash

February 7, 2020

Instead of cracking books, Kate DelBene’s students cracked rocks for their science lesson on Jan. 24 “Geologist Jon” returned to the first and second-grade ...

Field trip fun!

January 17, 2020

Visit the district's Facebook page to view some photo highlights of Nikita Nightingale, Jessica Camardello, Darby Seward and Heather LaBarge's field trip to Ring Around ...

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look at a typical day of learning in Katie Light and Evelyn Wood’s pre-K/kindergarten classroom at Montessori Magnet School.&nbs...

Isaac Allen’s spelling ability is out of this G-A-L-A-X-Y. That’s the word the Stephen and Harriet Myers Middle School eighth-grader spelled correctly to clinch t...

Welcome to 2020!

January 2, 2020

Welcome to the year 2020!   We look forward to continuing our work on equity in education. Please take a moment to view this message from Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams...

Happy Holidays!

December 20, 2019

Happy Holidays from all of us here at the City School District of Albany! What's open and when All City School District of Albany schools will be closed for holiday ...

Dec. 20 Newsflash

December 19, 2019

Volume II, Issue VIII is now available for online reading.

Hanukkah lesson

December 18, 2019

Montessori Magnet got a jump start on Hanukkah on Dec. 18! The Jewish holiday begins at sundown on Dec. 22 but prekindergarten and kindergarten students in Krissy Bruce and B...

Gingerbread house fun!

December 18, 2019

Montessori Magnet School students put their engineering skills to the test on Dec. 18 by loading their gingerbread houses with as much candy as possible! Okay, that may not h...

Survey deadline extended!

December 18, 2019

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...

As part of our ongoing effort to provide our families and employees with timely and accurate information during urgent safety- and weather-related events, the City School Distri...

‘Tis the season for holiday concerts, and there are many opportunities in December to experience the talents of City School District of Albany musicians. Here’s w...

Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

November 27, 2019

It may not be a traditional Thanksgiving feast but it’s becoming a tradition at Montessori Magnet School! Kate DelBene and Emily Maniak’s first and second-graders...

Community service at MMS

November 26, 2019

We’re thankful for students who give back! On Nov. 26, prekindergarten and kindergarten students in Krissy Bruce and Barb Carangelo’s class turned snacks into Tha...