The only all-boys tuition-free
elementary school serving the
Capital Region.

School Handbook

Scholar and Parent Handbook

The Scholar and Parent Handbook is annually distributed to the parent/guardian of each enrolled scholar at Brighter Choice for Boys.  The handbook contains a description of the following policies and procedures:

  • Mission Statement
  • Distinctive Features
  • Attendance
  • School Uniform
  • Operations
  • Academics
  • School-Wide Behavioral Management System
  • Scholar Discipline
  • Maintenance of Public Order on School Property
  • Scholar Rights and Responsibilities
  • No Child Left Behind Written Complaint and Appeal Procedures

 

Click below to view and/or download a copy of the Brighter Choice-Boys 2013-14 Scholar and Parent Handbook.

Parent Handbook 2013-2014

Contact Us

116 North Lake Avenue
Albany, NY 12206
Ph: (518) 694-8200
Fax: (518) 694-8201
Email: boys@brighterchoice.org

Giving Back Campaign

Brighter Choice for Boys is committed to raising funds each year to benefit the Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center in memory of Abdulaziz Fadul and Qazir Sutherland. This year Brighter Choice participated in the Students Care for Kids hearts campaign. Please stay tuned for information on our 2015 campaign. The generosity of our staff, families and community is greatly appreciated.

Why Brighter Choice?

Brighter Choice Charter School for Boys is the only single-gender tuition-free school placing scholars on the road to college. Please contact our Parent Coordinator at 694-5372 to schedule a tour and to learn more about the opportunities being offered for scholars entering grades K-4. Brighter Choice accommodates students with disabilities, English language learners and participates in the free and reduced meals program.