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City School District of Albany Hall of Fame

Six new members to join the Hall of Fame in 2019

The City School District of Albany Hall of Fame will add six new members at this fall’s induction ceremony.

 

The Selection Committee chose the following candidates as members of the Class of 2019:

  • Leslie Bogucki

  • Teneka Frost

  • Elizabeth Gaffuri Kearney

  • Bill Ritchie

  • Demond Shepard

  • Sonja Michelle Smith-Summers

The annual induction dinner will be Oct. 4 at the Italian-American Community Center, 257 Washington Ave. Extension in Albany. The Class of 2019 also will be recognized during Albany High School’s Homecoming activities Oct. 5.

 

Congratulations to each member of the Class of 2019!

 

Reservations and payment for the Oct. 4 induction are due Sept. 23.

 

Class of 2020 nominations open through Feb. 1

The City School District of Albany is accepting nominations for the Hall of Fame Class of 2020 until Feb. 1.

 

Click the highlighted text to download the Hall of Fame nomination form and the Hall of Fame bylaws.

 

To nominate someone for the Class of 2020, please complete the nomination form and return it by Feb. 1 to kathy.ryan@albany.k12.ny.us or:

 

City School District of Albany Hall of Fame Committee

c/o Kathy Ryan

700 Washington Ave.

Albany, NY 12203

 

If you have any questions, please contact the district's Athletics Office at (518) 475-6310.

 

About the Hall of Fame

The City School District established the Hall of Fame in 2009 to recognize accomplished graduates, exceptional district staff people and community members whose efforts support Albany's public schools.

 

Nominees must meet the criteria in one of the following categories:

 

Contributor

  • Any person who has been a loyal and devoted supporter of the district’s athletics or academics for a minimum of 10 years. This category might include assistant coaches, staff, scorers, Albany Booster Club or media people, for example. The inductee may be either living or deceased.

Distinguished Alumni

  • Athletic Achievement: Any former Albany school district athlete who distinguished himself/herself in the field of athletics and lettered in a varsity sport. Must be a graduate and out of school for at least ten (10) years. Nominees must be, or have been a credit to his/her family, country and Albany. The inductee may be either living or deceased.

  • Professional Achievement: Any former Albany school district student who distinguished himself/herself with excellence and acknowledged leadership in his/her chosen field. Must be a graduate and out of school for at least ten (10) years. Nominees must be, or have been a credit to his/her family, country and Albany. The inductee may be either living or deceased.

  • Humanitarian Achievement: Any former Albany school district student who distinguished himself/herself with excellence and acknowledged leadership in service to the community. Must be a graduate and out of school for at least ten (10) years. Nominees must be, or have been a credit to his/her family, country and Albany. The inductee may be either living or deceased.

Distinguished Educator

  • Administrators, Coaches, Teachers: A nominee must have been an administrator, coach or teacher within the Albany school system for minimum of 10 years and must have distinguished themselves by demonstrating exceptional leadership, character and achievement during his/her tenure in Albany. The inductee must be inactive to be eligible for consideration. The inductee may be either living or deceased.

You can read about previous Hall of Fame classes by following these links:

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