New Scotland Elementary School
here for our 2018-19 school supply list
New Scotland Ave., Albany, NY 12208 (click
here for directions)
Phone: (518) 475-6775
Fax: (518) 475-6777
Jones-Oliver, Assistant Principal
School day begins:
School day ends:
After-school child care ends:
- Thursday, Sept. 6 -- First
day of school
- Friday, Sept. 7 -- School
- Monday, Sept. 10 -- No
school, Rosh Hashana
- Tuesday, Sept. 11 -- PTA
meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, Sept. 19 -- No
school, Yom Kippur
- Sunday, Sept 23
- Falcon 5K,
Washington Park, 9:30 a.m.
- Fun Run, Washington
Park, 10:30 a.m.
- Tuesday, Sept. 25
-- Open House, 6-8 p.m.
2018-19 news and information
- Stay tuned for exciting news
about the 2018-19 school year!
About New Scotland Elementary
School 19 was built in 1919. It was expanded in 1924 and
again in 1950, but remained virtually the same until it
underwent a complete facelift that started in mid-2007
and ended 18 months later. The school community chose a
new name to reflect their renovated building: New
Scotland Elementary School.
The school is fully accessible to
people with disabilities. It also has 21
grade-specific classrooms, a new library, a new gym, a
new cafeteria/auditorium, and new mechanical,
electrical, plumbing, communications, security and
The school's mission is to
provide an environment through the cooperation of
parents, students, teachers, administrators and
community residents in which students can achieve their
academic and emotional potential through the development
of self-confidence, self-discipline, self-expression,