Albany Academies

135 Academy Rd
Albany, NY 12208-0122
Tel: (518)429-2300
Grades: PK-12 | 683 students
The Albany Academy and Albany Academy for Girls share a nearly 200-year-old tradition of single-gender, independent education.
Both schools retain their own identities, traditions, programs and administrations while sharing a set of values and sense of purpose.
A spirit of collaboration flourishes at the Academies.
The Albany Academy strives to create an environment rich in possibilities that encourages and inspires each student to attain the level of mastery of which he is capable, and to develop those personal qualities and talents that make him a unique individual, a leader and a contributing member of society.
Albany Academy for Girls seeks to engage each student in academics, the arts and athletics through a rigorous program that challenges students to become creative and independent thinkers and fosters responsible citizenship and lifelong learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Coalition of Girls
Other special emphasis association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 683 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Albany Academies Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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The average acceptance rate in Albany, NY is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).