Albany City School District 

The district web site provides comprehensive information about what’s happening in our schools. Learn about awards won by our students and faculty, events occurring in our schools, and everything from lunch menus to sports schedules.

 

Albany Booster Club

The Albany Booster Club raises funds for music, drama, sports teams and all extracurricular activities that enrich the lives of students. It also provides a vehicle for schools clubs and organizations to raise funds by selling refreshments at district sports events.

 

Albany PTAs

Each school in the district has its own PTA that works to build a community within the school and enrich the lives of students.

 

Albany Friends of Music (AFOM)

The Albany Friends of Music is a volunteer organization of parents, teachers, and community members who support music education in the Albany City Schools. Our mission is to promote music education at all levels by raising revenues to provide state-of-the-art music programs and to open up greater music education opportunities for all students.

 

Capital Region Sponsor-a-Scholar

Capital Region Sponsor-a-Scholar’s mission is to assist economically disadvantaged students graduate from high school and attend college by providing mentors, academic tutoring, and other social interactions for selected students in partnership with the public high schools.

 

The Vegetable Project

The Vegetable Project in Albany, N.Y., established in 2009, creates hands-on learning opportunities that involve science, the environment, entrepreneurship, tasting really fresh food and responsibility for care of living things by growing vegetables and other plants.

 

Albany Police Athletic League

The Albany Police Athletic League (PAL), Inc. builds partnerships among youth, police and the community through collaborative programs designed to encourage and develop good citizenship and improve the quality of  life in Albany, New York. They work with AFE in many areas including Coach as Mentor and other mentoring programs. AFE is a frequent beneficiary of their Annual Capital Holiday Lights.

 

Grassroots Givers

Grassroots Givers connects with individuals, families and businesses to collect like-new donations: clothing for children and adults (casual and professional), accessories, housewares, linens, small toys and books for all ages. The organization shares these resources with individuals, nonprofits, academic programs, literacy projects and other agencies serving those in need. Grassroot Givers supplies the books for the Feed and Read program.