March 5: Remote Learning Update letter

February 14: Positive COVID case letter

January 31: Positive COVID case letter

January 26: Positive COVID case letter

January 24: Positive COVID case letter

January 15: Positive COVID case letter

January 14: Positive COVID case letter

January 12: Positive COVID case letter

November 19: Thanksgiving Message

November 19: Positive COVID case

November 13: Positive COVID case

November 7: Positive COVID case

November 4: Important Updates

November 1: Positive COVID case

October 26: Hybrid Learning Calendar for November & December

October 16: Updated Protocols for Mask Wearing

September 25: Updated protocols for Returning to Learning

September 25: Letter from Mr. Osborne re: updated protocols

September 20: Update re: constant vigilance

September 2: Daily Temperature & Screening for Students

August 16: Facebook Live Q&A Session presentation

August 12: Parent Survey & Info Sessions

August 10: Letter to Parents re: Reopening Decision

July 31: CCRS Reopening Plan

July 30: Presentation from Facebook Live Q&A Sessions

July 29, 2020: CCRS Reopening Plan Overview, Reopening Continuum, Closure Decision Chart

July 27, 2020: Letter to families re: reopening updates

May 22, 2020: Letter to Families re: end of school year info & proposed budget

May 6, 2020: Letter to Families re: school closure

April 21: Mr. Osborne’s letter to federal lawmakers urging support for schools

April 20: School Closure Extended

April 15: Community Resources from United Way

April 13: 3rd Quarter Report Cards & Other Info

April 1: Update re: Spring Break & Governor’s Order

March 22: COVID-19 Update from CCRS

March 19: Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope with COVID-19

March 17: Home-Based Instruction & Obtaining Belongings

March 15: Letter from Mr. Osborne re: school closure from COVID-19

March 7: Letter from Mr. Osborne regarding COVID-19

There has been a great deal of information shared on Social Media concerning the Coronavirus 19.   Chazy Central Rural School believes that the greatest thing we need to do as a school community is to understand the symptoms and minimize the opportunity to the best of our ability of introducing the virus to our community. 

Please, always remember, we take the safety of our students and staff as our number one priority and we will always keep that in the forefront of all decisions that are being made.

The COVID-19 pandemic is garnering significant concern as it spreads in the United States and more cases are identified in New York State. The following agency websites will provide the best guidance for districts and BOCES to consider and implement:

  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • World Health Organization
  • NYS Education Department
  • NYS Department of Health
  • U.S. State Department

These are the key agencies to consult on the latest information and guidance. Please click on the links to their websites often, as information is constantly being update

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Information is being revised constantly. Please click on the following link to go to CDC’s COVID-19 Information Center.

World Health Organization (WHO)
The WHO’s website has a continual updating feature. The information here is more global in nature and is not as prescriptive as the CDC website. Please click on the following link to go to the WHO’s COVID-19 Information Center.

New York State Education Department (NYSED)
NYSED is adding various resources for districts and BOCES to follow regarding COVID-19. Information can be accessed at:

New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH)
The NYSDOH’s website has an area dedicated to COVID-19 that can be accessed at:

In addition, the state has established a Novel Coronavirus Hotline, which can provide additional information. Call 1-888-364-3065 with questions or concerns about travel and symptoms.

Additionally, contact information for your local department of health may be found at:

U.S. State Department
The U.S. State Department is closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 in consultation with the CDC. Check the following website regularly to see the status of travel to international destinations and the current threat level.–china.html