Private Schools

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New York Governor Cuomo says in-person teaching is at risk if the coronavirus continues to spread in other states. At the same time, some small private schools want to be excluded from the state’s one-size-fits-all policy for reopening schools.

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The New York State Board of Regents is expected to decide in October whether to allow local public school officials to have the final say over education at private schools.