Thomas O'Brien Academy of Science and Technology News

Two-year-old Koko Than demonstrated his impressive knowledge of letters, shapes and body parts Wednesday at Thomas O’Brien Academy of Science and Technology’s &ldquo...

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...

Harvest STEAM Fest

October 25, 2019

The gym at TOAST transformed into a seasonal exploration of all things STEAM on the evening of Oct. 24. Students, families, staff and community partners came out for a variety o...

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look at a typical day of learning in Jacqueline Taccetta’s fourth grade here at TOAST.  On Thursday afternoon, students ...

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...

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 Jude Caton, who proudly represents TOAST in the district's 2019-20 wall calendar. Jude was recognized at a special reception on Oct. 2. ...

Walk to School Day

October 2, 2019

Our community partners care about keeping our kids safe! Wednesday is Walk to School Day, a nationwide effort to encourage kids to walk to school and to be safe when they do....

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...

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...

Clapping in the day

September 10, 2019

Visit our district Facebook page to take a look at our clap-in welcoming students to school! (A Facebook account is not necessary to view the photos. A window may display the...

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. ...

Two principals took it on the chin – and in the nose and eyes – on Friday when Thomas O’Brien Academy of Science and Technology (TOAST) celebrated “Pi(e)...

Five City School District of Albany students were among area winners in the Black History Month Creative Expressions contest sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Alumnae Chap...

Applications are available now for the lottery to determine 2019-20 enrollment in the City School District of Albany's three magnet schools and one magnet program. Downlo...

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...