Albany Academies (the)

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135 Academy Rd

Albany, NY 12208

(518) 429-2300

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Grades: PK - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 816

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Albany Academies (the)

One of the more recent reviews was totally on mark with their comments: "The extra money paid for tuition does not buy any more attention, greater quality, service, or get students into any better colleges than going to a good public school where there is more diversity, opportunity and options for ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/17/14

My son and daughter attend The Albany Academies. It has a wonderful character based education that creates a fantastic community atmosphere for all our families. I would highly recommend this institution to anyone.

Posted by a parent on 10/24/14

My son has attended AA for the past 5 years and he adores his school. There were times that I had to battle a teacher or two but I always had the support of the administration. I believe that all schools need to work on communication from teacher to parent and AA is no different but at least they are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/06/14

While small and steeped in tradition, the middle school certainly caters to wealthy, mediocre and unmotivated students who can influence the way teachers teach. It was obvious at a recent moving up ceremony that students from multi-generational families who have been their financial backbone for decades ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/06/14

I have gone to the Academy for most of my life, and am now a sophomore there. All i can say is, there is no other place like it. The respect and equality you are given by the teachers is unmatched, and you know you learn as much from them, as they learn from you. Classes are not conducted by teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/13/13

The schools reputation of a community based support system is great. I went to this school for 14 years and can attest to the fact that it has prepared me for the challenges that I have faced since leaving.

Posted by a other on 11/17/12

I think , this is a school which has the sensitivity . It has enough and is an excellent way to make you have enough brain during the pass which we take in life

Posted by a other on 08/16/12

This is a great school in every aspect. I am a former student, and while it was very, very difficult to give up the single-sex education that drew me to the school in 9th grade, I now see the benefits of combining facilities and academics. The only drawback really is that now the girls' school was forced ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/02/08

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Albany schools — Albany Academies (the) is located at 135 Academy Rd, Albany NY 12208. 135 Academy Rd is in the 12208 ZIP code in Albany, NY Albany Academies (the) is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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