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Day of the Dead

  Day of the dead is celebrated in Mexico on November 2nd. It is tradition in their culture to celebrate their loved ones who have passed. It is popular today to see images of half human half sugar skull, especially as a Halloween costume! Each student was so unique with their approach on how they […]

ST. ANNE INSTITUTE Smart Schools Grant Funding

ST. ANNE INSTITUTE Smart Schools Grant Funding $32,940 St. Anne Institute is to receive grant funding of $32,940 to be used over the next five (5) years to purchase Classroom Technology. St. Anne Institute will be using the $32,940 grant funding to purchase 14 Dell OptiPlex 3020 Minitowers with E2016H Monitors to be used in […]

Tom Ellis Awarded the “Peacemaker Award”

Tom Ellis, a math teacher at St. Institute, was honored recently with the “Peacemaker Award” by the Upper Hudson Pace Action. The Upper Hudson Peace Action works to end wars and prevent new wars through education and public witness. They seek to abolish nuclear weapons and support human rights, economic justice and international officials. upper-hudson


A number of girls achieved positive results on their DSR and were rewarded with a Chinese  lunch. dsr-reward

Head of School

Darlene V. Suto, Director of Development and Community Relations, at St. Anne Institute, was honored recently with the “2016 Head of School Award” by the Doane Stuart School. The Doane Stuart School was established in 1975, with the merger of two Albany schools – Kenwood Academy, founded in 1852, and St. Agnes School, founded in […]

The Attachment and Trauma Network

  Ralph Rothacker, Principal of St. Anne Institute’s school, stands with Melissa Sadin from The Attachment and Trauma Network. Melissa ran a full day workshop on creating and maintaining, a Trauma-Responsive school environment. The participants learned about the impact of trauma on a child’s neurobiology and the learning challenges and behaviors that are a result […]

The Council on Accreditation (COA)

  Terry Gabriel, St. Anne Institute’s Chief Operating Officer, meets with the department heads and managers to begin the process of accreditation. Every four years St. Anne Institute prepares for the review by the Council on Accreditation. The Council on Accreditation (COA) is an international, independent, non-profit, human service accrediting agency whose mission is to […]

Emily Sowek, St. Anne Institute Teacher

Emily Sowek, St. Anne Institute Teacher, Attends a State Dinner at the White House:  

St. Anne’s Pre-School Scene

Some of our pre-school students, under the guidance of Sheila Guzek, Art Therapist, show off this  “Splash into Summer”  bulletin board they created  – a cool, busy pond complete with paper plate frogs and ducks, and cattails created with actual footprints!

Lark+Lily Donation

Lark+Lily: Our warmest thanks to Silvia Meder-Lily, owner of Lark + Lily Wine Bar and Kitchen at 200 Lark Street, Albany, seen here presenting a check from a special Lark +Lily promotion. The donation will be used for St. Anne Institute’s “Work Study Program”. St. Anne’s Greenhouse Program provides fresh vegetables and herbs for Lark […]