First Quarter Perfect Attendance

Congratulations to the following TVHS students for making perfect attendance during the first quarter of the 2018-2019 school year! Keep up the great work! Nicholas Allen Cecilia Arsky Keegan Bailey Nusrat Begum Kaleb Benac Julian Butler Patrick Close Tobey Condon Maeve Corcoran Brian Cruz Brooklyn Darling Anthony Delmonico John Deresienski Maryrose Duffy Zoey Flansburg Tyler …

Girl STEMpowerment Winter Camp

Join us as we explore the science of a mission  to the moon, Mars and beyond! Flex your mental muscles at our vacation mini-camp! Engage in STEM design challenges, collaborate with other students and professionals, and learn from women in STEM careers. The camp runs February 20-22, 2019 (Wednesday-Friday) from 9am to 3pm Open to …

Weather-Related Closures

As the first winter storm of the 2018-19 school year bears down on the Capital Region, we wanted to take this opportunity to share information about our procedures should TVHS need to close or delay due to weather. As you might guess, because our students come from such a wide geographic area, the weather outside …

New TVHS Fitness Center

This year, Tech Valley High School is pleased to offer students and staff use of its new fitness center on-site at the school. With a variety of free weight and cardio machines available for use during Physical Education class as well as after school, the new space provides additional opportunities for the school community to …

Say Boo to the Flu!

Flu season is upon us once again, so School Nurse Mrs. Whelan shares some common questions about the Flu and how you can protect yourself and your family. What is the Flu? Influenza (the flu) is an infection of the nose, throat, and lungs caused by influenza viruses. There are many different influenza viruses that …

Tech Valley Innovation Institute

You’re Invited! Are you a leader, educator or librarian focused on creating opportunities for students to learn more deeply? Want to share an innovative idea that has been successful in your school? We invite you to present your best practices at the institute. August 22-23, 2018 Tech Valley High School 246 Tricentennial Drive, Albany, New …

TVHS Teachers present at Chinese STEM Conference

Tech Valley High School teachers Jessica Obercon and Varada Pandya-Vaughan traveled to Shenzhen, China to present at the Second Annual Chinese STEM Education Development Conference (CSEDC) from June 28-July 3. Obercon and Pandya-Vaughan were asked to present on practical STEM teaching in a workshop and STEM in United States schools in a speech. Naturally, a …

P21 Exemplar School Designation

Tech Valley High School recognized nationally for educational excellence with 21st Century Learning  Exemplar designation Partnership for 21st (P21) Century Learning has designated Tech Valley High School (TVHS) as a 21st Century Learning Exemplar School for 2017-2018. Tech Valley High earned this award for its outstanding practices in equipping students with the necessary skills and …

Student Spotlight: TVHS Junior helps Stanford University with research

For the past three years, Tech Valley High School Junior, Max Lockett, has been helping Stanford University fight diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease, Huntington’s disease, and cystic fibrosis. In this month’s Student Spotlight, we sit down with Max and discuss how, from his home in Berlin, New York, he’s helping scientists from across the globe fight …