New York State Allowing School Districts To Eliminate Snow Days

MGN Online Stock Image.

ALBANY — New York State is giving school districts the choice to get rid of snow days.

The Department of Education says districts could switch to remote learning when they would normally cancel classes.

Education leaders will evaluate the policy after the school year and then decide whether to keep it moving forward.

Remote learning is now standardized in many districts statewide because of gathering concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.


Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this. Download the WNY News Now mobile app on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.


Have a news tip? Email, send us a message on Facebook, or Twitter.

WNY News Now encourages an open exchange of opinions and ideas on our stories, however, we ask everyone to follow our comment policy.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.