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.: 30%
Students by Grade Albany Academies Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Neil Hellman School/parsons Child & Family Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Neil Hellman School/parsons Child & Family Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Matthew Lutheran School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AlbanyNeil Hellman School/parsons Child & Family Center
    Special Education School
    60 Academy Rd
    AlbanyNY 12208
    (518)426-2766
    Special Education School
    0.3 mi | 144 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • AlbanySt. Matthew Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    75 Whitehall Rd
    AlbanyNY 12209
    (518)463-6495
    Daycare / Preschool  (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.3 mi | 88 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • AlbanyMaimonides Hebrew Day School
      (Jewish)
    404 Partridge St
    AlbanyNY 12208
    (518)453-9363
      (Jewish)
    0.7 mi | 113 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • AlbanyBishop Maginn High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    99 Slingerland Street
    AlbanyNY 12202
    (518)463-2247
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 168 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AlbanyAlbany Jcc
    Daycare / Preschool
    340 Whitehall Rd
    AlbanyNY 12208
    (518)689-0039
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 mi | 109 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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