Today, Governor Cuomo announced he will be issuing an Executive Order extending mandatory closure for all New York state schools to April 15, 2020. In keeping with Executive Order No. 202.4, these additional days of closure are not subject to the 180 day seat time requirement.

As this situation is rapidly evolving, we encourage you to use the following resources, which are available to all New York State charter schools:

  • NY Charter School COVID-19 Closure FAQ: Use this document to find answers to commonly asked questions within our community.

  • Webinars: Visit this page to access recordings and meeting details for our COVID-19 webinars. Our next webinar for all New York State Charter Schools will be held on Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at 4 p.m.

  • Coronavirus resources page: Visit this page to find updates and resources that pertain to your school as it navigates closure and COVID-19.

  • Discussion forum: If you have not already, please join our online forum to connect with other schools, post questions, get answers, and share any tips you may have.

As always, please feel free to reach out if you have any questions or would like to discuss any of the above.