Albany Academy For Girls

140 Academy Road,
Albany, NY, 12208-0122
Tel: (518)463-2201
"The Albany Academy and Albany Academy for Girls are independent college-preparatory day schools, founded in 1813 and 1814, respectively. For 200 years, Albany and the surrounding area had been the political, business and social center of the upper Hudson and Mohawk valleys.
In 1979, The Albany Academy and Albany Academy for Girls began a Coordinate Program, in which Upper School students (11th and 12th graders) could cross-enroll in classes at both institutions, bringing together the advantages of co-ed and single-gender education.
The Lower and Middle Schools, and Grades 9 and 10, remain single-gender, based on strong gender research that supports this approach to education.
In 2005, the schools signed an affiliation agreement which formalized years of cooperative educational efforts on behalf of the two schools.
Today, The Albany Academy and Albany Academy for Girls are truly a community.
United across grade levels, across cultures and across campuses."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Laboratory Schools
Institute for Independent Education
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1814

Student Body

Total Students 335 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Albany Academies (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Albany Academies (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Albany Academies (0 miles away)
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  • Albany Albany Academies
    135 Academy Rd
    Albany , NY , 12208
    (518)429-2300
    0  mi  |  683  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Albany
    Neil Hellman School/parsons Child & Family Ctr
    Special Education School
    60 Academy Rd
    Albany , NY , 12208
    (518)426-2763
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  138  students  |  Gr.  2-12
  • Albany
    St. Matthew Lutheran School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    75 Whitehall Rd
    Albany , NY , 12209
    (518)463-6495
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.4  mi  |  88  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Albany
    Bishop Maginn High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    99 Slingerland Street
    Albany , NY , 12202
    (518)463-2247
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  168  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Albany
    Maimonides Hebrew Day School
    (Jewish)
    404 Partridge St
    Albany , NY , 12208
    (518)453-9363
    (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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