Opportunities Program for Students (TOPS)
50 Lark St., Albany, NY
Phone: 475-6525 Fax: 475-6527
Sophia Newell, Principal
TOPS is a program
for students in grades 7-12 who violate the district's Safe Schools
Policy. The full-day program is located at the Alternative Learning Center,
50 Lark St.
curriculum includes all required courses for graduation as well as
physical education, Spanish, art and Academic Intervention Services
(AIS). TOPS also utilizes Apex
Learning, a comprehensive, standards-based online program that helps
engage students in rigorous coursework and prepare them for high-school
graduation and beyond. Individual counseling at TOPS focuses on helping
students develop effective strategies for success in school and in life.
The total maximum enrollment at any one time is
Alternative Education main page.