Magnet elementary lottery applications available
ALBANY, N.Y. (Jan.
2, 2018) -- Applications
are available for the lottery to determine 2018-19 enrollment in the
City School District of Albany three magnet schools and one magnet
A magnet school or
program focuses instruction on a particular theme and incorporates that
theme across all subject areas.
have a unique opportunity to deeply explore enriched, theme-based
programs in specific areas.
magnet schools are Albany School of Humanities (ASH), Montessori Magnet
School and Thomas O’Brien Academy of Science and Technology (ASH). The
district also offers a themed program, the bilingual Dual Language
Program, at Delaware Community School.
All are enrolled by a lottery and open to
children throughout the city. Click the highlighted text to
download an information booklet and application. You also can learn
more here, including
information about open houses Jan. 8-11.
The mission of the City School District of Albany
is to work in partnership with our diverse community to
engage every learner in a robust educational program designed to provide
the knowledge and skills necessary for success. The district
students in 18
elementary, middle and high schools. In addition to neighborhood
schools, the district includes several magnet schools and programs, as
well as other innovative academic opportunities for students,
including four themed academies at Albany High