Montessori Magnet School News

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...

Get a midwinter revitalization on Saturday, Feb. 8, when Albany High School’s advanced cosmetology students will host a Valentine’s Day Spa Day at Abrookin Career an...

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...

Strings players guide students

November 21, 2019

We LOVE our community partners! All year the Albany Symphony Orchestra is sending its professionals into the district's second-grade music classes to share information ...

Nov. 15 Newsflash

November 15, 2019

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....

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...