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Hurricane Sandy School Closings

The Impact of Superstorm Sandy on New York City School Closures and Attendance

Rajashri Chakrabarti | Posted 02.23.2013 | Education
Rajashri Chakrabarti

After the dust from Hurricane Sandy settles and schools resume their normal activity, many may wonder how the disruptions from Sandy might affect student performance. There could be effects simply from the lost days of school.

Students In Displaced Schools Can Attend Nearest One They Can Get To

Posted 11.09.2012 | Education

New York City public school students whose schools were displaced due to Hurricane Sandy can now enroll in the nearest school they can get to, the NYC...

Viral Outbreak At Storm Shelter Closes 3 New York Schools

Posted 11.07.2012 | Education

Three of four high schools in Park Slope’s John Jay campus were closed Wednesday after 13 children living in an emergency shelter there contracted a...

A Happy Ending For School Hit Hard By Superstorm

| Sarah Garland | Posted 01.06.2013 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report's HechingerEd blog. It was chaotic and cold at many schools in the region hit hard by Super...

Superstorm Snows Put School Systems Behind Schedule

Charleston Daily Mail, W.Va. | Dave Boucher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Education

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A snow day is more than a chance for children to go sledding or an inconvenience for parents. When schools are closed for an ext...

LOOK: Sandy's 'Catastrophic, Pure Devastation' To Schools

Posted 11.01.2012 | Education

Schools in New York City and neighboring districts are closed for the rest of the week as city officials work to get things back to normal after Hurri...

New York Schools Closed For Remainder Of Week After Superstorm

Posted 12.31.2012 | Education

New York City schools will remain closed through the remainder of the week in the days following the passage of Superstorm Sandy through the country's...

Thousands Of Schools Closed For Second Day For Superstorm

Posted 10.30.2012 | Education

Thousands of schools along the Eastern Seaboard are closed Tuesday as Superstorm Sandy recedes, marking the second day that millions of students are w...