Pine Hills Elementary 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...

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...

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look at a typical day of learning in Jessica Short’s fourth grade at Pine Hills Elementary School. On Thursday morning, stude...

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 fifth grader Alyssa Ruchel, who proudly represents Pine Hills Elementary in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Alyssa was recognized at a speci...

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...

Some of the area’s older scholars bonded over picture books with some of the district’s younger scholars on Sept. 25. The Sage College men’s lacrosse team visi...

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...

If you’re looking for some school spirit, head over to Pine Hills Elementary! It was on full display - complete with pom-poms - during a clap-in Sept. 13 that ushered the ...

Sage Athletics donates supplies

September 12, 2019

Everyone at Pine Hills Elementary School would like to extend a HUGE thank you to the Sage College Athletics Department! On Sept. 12, scholar-athletes donated boxes of school...

First Leader in Me Assembly

September 10, 2019

Pine Hills Elementary School isn’t wasting any time teaching new students (and reminding returning students!) about what being a prestigious ‘Leader in Me Lighthouse...

First Day at Pine Hills

September 6, 2019

The first day is the most wonderful day of the year at Pine Hills Elementary!  Students arrived on Sept. 6 ready to learn and to a building filled with educators who are...

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. ...

When Pine Hills Elementary School’s fifth-graders were in prekindergarten, school leaders introduced The Leader in Me education model. And now, just days away from moving ...

Click here to take the survey. ALBANY, N.Y. (April 15, 2019) -- As part of the City School District of Albany’s work to develop an informative document that can help pa...

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...

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...