8 CRR-NY 125.1NY-CRR

OFFICIAL COMPILATION OF CODES, RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK
TITLE 8. EDUCATION DEPARTMENT
CHAPTER II. REGULATIONS OF THE COMMISSIONER
SUBCHAPTER F. PRIVATE SCHOOLS
PART 125. VOLUNTARY REGISTRATION OF NONPUBLIC NURSERY SCHOOLS AND KINDERGARTENS
8 CRR-NY 125.1
8 CRR-NY 125.1
125.1 General.
(a) As used in this Part, school means a nonpublic nursery school or kindergarten organized for the purpose of educating a group or groups of six or more children less than seven years of age, under the supervision of qualified teachers, providing an adequate program of learning activities and maintaining good standards of health and safety.
(b) A school shall be registered by the department upon the submission of satisfactory evidence that it meets the standards set forth in this Part and receives approval after onsite visitation. Registration shall be valid for a period of five years, subject to revocation for cause.
(c) Department staff shall conduct annual visits to schools within the following categories:
(1) schools with registration certificates that will expire during the year;
(2) schools operated by new applicants, including schools operated by new owners pursuant to section 125.10(a)(3) of this Part;
(3) schools located in newly constructed or renovated sites; and
(4) schools that require onsite technical assistance to alleviate regulatory non-compliance issues.
(d) Where department staff are unable to conduct an annual visit in accordance with subdivision (c) of this section because a school is closed pursuant to an Executive Order(s) of the Governor pursuant to the state of emergency for the COVID-19 crisis, department staff shall conduct such visit as soon as practicable when such school reopens.
8 CRR-NY 125.1
Current through August 31, 2020
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