04/19/2021 04:29 PM
State tests for English, math and science are expected to be given to third through eighth graders next week, but they'll look a little different.
With an uptick in positive cases of the more transmissible UK variant, healthcare professionals have some concerns about heading back to class.
The governor outlined some of the guidelines that will be in place for graduation and commencement ceremonies this spring.
Many superintendents across the Finger Lakes Region are frustrated at New York State's updated guidance for a bigger return to in-person learning.
While direct guidelines have not been released, Cuomo said the SUNY system is "taking the lead" and encouraged all colleges and universities to take advantage of taking in vaccines.
NYSUT says the updated rules, which were released on Friday, will allow students to safely return.
The Fairport Central School District announced on Saturday that kindergarten through 6th-grade students will begin full in-person learning, five days a week starting April 19.
Webster Superintendent Carmen Gumina announced on Saturday that kindergarten through fifth-grade students will begin full in-person learning beginning April 22.