Updated guidance on returning to school following an illness

The New York State Department of Health recently released updated protocols for school districts, parents, health care providers and others to use in determining how and when students and staff can return to school after showing symptoms of coronavirus or similar illness, or being exposed to the coronavirus. This guidance affects all school districts in …

Information on confirmed COVID-19 case at Abram Lansing

The district learned on Oct. 8 of a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the Abram Lansing school community. District leaders are working closely with the Albany County Department of Health to supply contact tracing information. For anyone exposed, the Albany County Department of Health will reach out and advise on the need to quarantine and …

O’Shea named acting superintendent

To ensure a continuity of leadership as the district manages a uniquely challenging school year, the Cohoes Board of Education on Oct. 8 appointed Assistant Superintendent Peggy O’Shea as acting superintendent, effective Oct. 5. In consideration of the time sensitive and critical nature of the appointment, this was the only resolution passed during Wednesday’s meeting …

Dr. Spring announces retirement as Cohoes superintendent, effective Dec. 1

Dr. Jennifer Spring resigned for the purposes of retirement Friday from her position as superintendent of schools, effective Dec. 1. In a letter sent to staff, Spring indicated that it was her intention to retire at the end of the school year. However, citing the district’s potential budget shortfall due to a reduction in state …

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