Philip J. Schuyler Achievement Academy News

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 ...

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...

Attendance matters at Schuyler

November 26, 2019

The 91 students who had perfect attendance for the first quarter at Philip Schuyler Achievement Academy received special recognition before the whole school on Tuesday. Commu...

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....

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 Jamie Murphy’s kindergarten at Philip J. Schuyler Achievement Academy. On Friday afterno...

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 ...

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 third grader Eli Martinez, who proudly represents Schuyler Achievement Academy in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Eli was recognized at a special...

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...

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...

Welcome back, Schuyler!

September 20, 2019

Philip Schuyler Achievement Academy families visited their students’ classrooms on Thursday evening and then headed outside for food and fun at the school’s Back-to-...

Superheroes like Spiderman and Ant-Man stood alongside everyday heroes like firefighters, police officers, teachers and school staff on Thursday to welcome students to Philip Sc...

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 Schuyler

September 6, 2019

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look inside the first day of school at Schuyler Achievement Academy on Friday morning! (A Facebook account is not necessary to...

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...