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COVID-19 School Resources for Charter Schools


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“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” —Theodore Roosevelt

Reopening Guidance: Recovering, Rebuilding, and Renewing: The Spirit of New York's Schools

Summary of April 2020 Emergency Regulations

COVID 19 Parent Survey Report PDF Document

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Info & Resources:

  • NYSED Guidance:
  1. Regarding Testing:
    1. The New York State Education Department announced the cancellation of the June 2020 administration of Regents Exams and released guidance on modifications to requirements for students to graduate and earn their high school diplomas, credentials and endorsements. PDF Document (4/7/2020)
    2. The New York State Education Department announced the cancellation of the August 2020 Regents Exams. PDF Document (4/30/2020)
    3. Information regarding the Spring 2021 Elementary-Level and Intermediate-Level Science Test has been updated here. PDF Document (4/30/2020)
    4. Revised Final Dates for the June 2021 Regents Examination Period. PDF Document (4/30/2020)
  2. Please also see the accompanying frequently asked questions document, which will be updated regularly. PDF Document (4/7/2020)
  3. NYSED and the NYS Department of Healthexternal link icon have issued an updated joint guidance regarding COVID-19 PDF Document (3/13/2020). NYSED has issued additional guidance PDF Document (3/20/2020).
  4. Provision of Services to Students with Disabilities During Statewide Closures due to COVID-19 PDF Document (3/30/2020)

Any questions related to COVID-19 can be sent to

Further guidance from the New York State Health Department and NYSED is forthcoming.

Last Updated: February 5, 2021