Located along the I-5 corridor of the Mid-Willamette Valley with an easy commute to Eugene and Salem, and less than ninety minutes from Portland, the Albany community offers a small town quality feel near urban amenities and natural resources. Residents enjoy easy access to the pacific coastline beaches, hiking and biking trails along the coastal mountain range, snowboard and skiing opportunities in the mountains to our east, and high desert experiences in the Bend area.
Greater Albany Public Schools is the 14th largest district in Oregon and boasts exceptional graduation rates. West Albany High School’s overall graduation rate is third highest in the state and South Albany High School has the highest graduation rate for Latino students, exceeding the state average by 20 percentage points. The district’s focus on instructional improvement is supported through on-going, high-level professional development for certified staff with additional support and professional development for our talented classified staff.