Edmund J. O'Neal Middle School of Excellence News

Former New York First Lady Matilda Raffa Cuomo, wife of the late Gov. Mario M. Cuomo, met with administrators at Edmund J. O’Neal Middle School of Excellence on Friday to ...

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...

The City School District of Albany’s four middle schools, Albany International Center and Tony Clement Center for Education all will dismiss early on Wednesday, Jan. 15 an...

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 ...

Talk about all-around learning. Sixth graders in Victoria DeGouff’s and Erin Speed’s classes at O’Neal Middle School on Thursday showed the connections amon...

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...

Our winter concert

December 17, 2019

Visit our district Facebook page to view photos from our Dec. 17 winter concert here at O'Neal Middle School! (A Facebook account is not necessary to view the photos. A w...

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...

Edmund J. O’Neal Middle School of Excellence eighth-grader LaTonya Stewart got a room full of people to clap along to and sing “Lean On Me” on Tuesday at a rib...

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...

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....

On Tuesday, O’Neal Middle School Principal David Bernsley shared information with families about school safety and available supports for students.  Read his ...

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...

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look at a typical day of learning in Andrea DeLollo’s sixth grade social studies class at Edmund J. O’Neal Middle School o...

Applications are available for the lottery to determine placement in Albany High School’s four academies for the 2020-21 school year.     You can download an ...

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 eighth grader Mohammed Ali, who proudly represents O'Neal Middle School in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Mohammed was recognized at a speci...

Congratulations to eighth grader Ly’Aniah Brabham, who proudly represents O'Neal Middle School in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Ly’Aniah was recog...

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...

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...

Happy Monday!

September 16, 2019

Students at Edmund J. O’Neal Middle School of Excellence were surprised to be greeted Monday by long lines of cheering teachers, staff and administrators welcoming them to...

The Excellence Store is open!

September 13, 2019

The Excellence Store is officially in business! On Friday, Edmund J. O’Neal Middle School of Excellence opened the doors to a store for students who earned the equivale...