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In the News

Media coverage of Albany's public schools
Don't always have time to keep up with the news? You can follow the links below to check out media coverage of Albany's public schools in 2017-18 and in past years.

 

You also can register for Albany School News Notifier (SNN) to stay up to date with what's happening throughout the district, like us on Facebook @albanyschools or follow us on Twitter @AlbanySchools.

 

December

  • The Times Union reported Dec. 5 on the announcement of the City School District of Albany's new Handle with Care partnership with the Albany Police Department, an initiative aimed at providing more support for students who encounter traumatic experiences outside of school.

November

  • WTEN/Ch. 10 reported Nov. 30 on the announcement of the City School District of Albany's new Handle with Care partnership with the Albany Police Department, an initiative aimed at providing more support for students who encounter traumatic experiences outside of school.

  • Albany High School basketball standouts Haille Hart and Bridget Whelan announced their college choices Nov. 13. Visit our Athletics section to read more. You also can check out a story on WNYT/Ch. 13.

October

  • Montessori Magnet School students became scientists for a day on Oct. 12 thanks to the state Department of Environmental Conservation’s annual “Day in the Life of the Hudson and Harbor” activity. Check out media coverage:

September

  • Radio stations MAGIC 590-AM/100.5-FM featured an extended interview with Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams during the week of Sept. 18.

  • The Times Union wrote about the renaming of the City School District of Albany's facility for alternative education Sept. 16 -- the Tony Clement Center for Education.

  • WNYT/Ch. 13 featured Albany High School senior student-athlete Zaeqwan Cancer, a standout member of the Falcon football team.

  • Get to know more about first-year Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams, a third-generation educator, in this Sept. 7 Times Union feature.

  • CBS6Albany visited Albany International Center at North Albany Academy on a day of firsts Sept. 5 -- the first day for the new program for refugee and immigrant students in grades 6-12, the first day of the 2017-18 school year and the first first day in Albany for new Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams.

August

  • City School District of Albany School Lunch Director Lisa Finkenbinder takled with CBS6Albany for an Aug. 30 story about the district's efforts to help all students learn heatlhy eating habits.

  • Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams participated in a news conference Aug. 16 to announce an expanded partnership with Whitney M. Young Jr. Health Center to provide mobile health services to students in the elementary and newcomer programs at North Albany Academy. Media coverage included:

  • The Times Union featured the City School District of Albany's new program for English-language learners in grades 6-12 on Aug. 4. The Newcomer Program will open at North Albany Academy when the 2017-18 school year begins Sept. 5.

July

  • TWCNews/Ch. 9 and WTEN/Ch. 10 attended the City School District of Albany's seventh annual Summer Celebration and Safety Day at Krank Park in Albany's South End on July 15.

  • WTEN/Ch. 10 talked with new City School District of Albany Superintendent Kaweeda G. Adams on July 14 at the New York Council of School Superintendents New Superintdents Orientation in Saratoga Springs.

  • The City School District of Albany Board of Education unanimously approved Kaweeda G. Adams as superintendent at its meeting July 13. Adams officially begins Aug. 14. Media coverage included the following:

  • The City School District of Albany Board of Education announced July 5 that it selected veteran Nevada educator Kaweeda G. Adams as the district's new superintendent. Media coverage July 6 included:

  • The Times Union featured Albany High School senior Emmanuel Tay on July 3. Tay is a member of the school's JROTC program and earned the top rank this summer at the annual American Leagion Boys State gathering.

You also can check out media coverage of Albany's public schools in past years at the following links:

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