Albany Academies

135 Academy Rd,
Albany, NY, 12208-0122
Tel: (518)429-2300
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 Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 683 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Albany Academy For Girls (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Albany Academy For Girls (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Albany Academy For Girls (0 miles away)
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  • Albany Albany Academy For Girls
    All-girls 
    140 Academy Road
    Albany , NY , 12208
    (518)463-2201
    All-girls 
    0  mi  |  335  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
    Maimonides Hebrew Day School
    (Jewish)
    404 Partridge St
    Albany , NY , 12208
    (518)453-9363
    (Jewish)
    0.7  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Albany
    Bishop Maginn High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    99 Slingerland Street
    Albany , NY , 12202
    (518)463-2247
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  168  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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