Albany Academy for Girls & The Albany Academy are Preschool-Grade 12 independent college-preparatory single-gender schools that have been producing leaders of the Capital Region, the State of New York, and the world at large for 200 years. Now united into a single institution, the schools follow an innovative model of single-gender education from Pre-K through the Tenth Grade and a coordinate program in the final two years in preparation for college and beyond.
Within this site, you will find a wealth of information for those interested in applying for admission to Albany Academy for Girls or The Albany Academy, along with very helpful information for those who may not be familiar with our schools.
We hope that you will enjoy visiting our site while learning more about our school mission and the ways in which our core values are reflected through academics, athletics, the arts, activism and much more.

We encourage you to contact us with any questions!

Albany Academy for Girls
140 Academy Road
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 429-2300

The Albany Academy
135 Academy Road
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 429-2300

The Albany Academies

The Albany Academy: 135 Academy Road - Albany, NY 12208
518.429.2300  Fax: 518.427.7016 

Albany Academy for Girls: 140 Academy Road - Albany, NY 12208
518.429.2300  Fax: 518.463.5096

Schellenberger Alumni/ae Center: 93 Academy Road - Albany, NY 12208
518.429.2414 Fax: 518.429.2380

Our Mission

Who We Are: The Albany Academies—The Albany Academy and Albany Academy for Girls—develop capable and confident students through single-gender education in the Lower and Middle School, and through coordinate education in the Upper School.

What We Do: Employing individualized and positive education, The Albany Academies provide students with the knowledge, skills, and character needed for leadership and success in the creative, entrepreneurial century that lies ahead.