Reopening Updates and Information

Public information sessions | Letters from the district | NYS guidance | Meal distribution | Child care information | NYS travel advisory | HFCSD health protocols | Health screening app | School supplies | Building hours

Frequently Asked Questions

View some of the most common questions about our reopening plan.

NYS COVID Data Dashboard

Click here to view New York State’s Dashboard of Confirmed COVID cases in schools state-wide.

Reopening Plan

View the Hudson Falls Central School District reopening plan.

Public Information Sessions

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Letters from the district

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Governor’s Office

On Monday, July 13, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the threshold criteria for reopening schools. The Governor will use these criteria to make a final decision on the reopening of schools for the Capital Region and the rest of New York State. This decision is expected to be made between Aug. 1-7.

New York state’s school reopening decisions will be made using these criteria:

  • Open: Schools can open in a region in phase 4 where there is an infection rate at or below 5% (14-day average)
  • Close: Schools will close if the regional infection rate rises above 9% (7-day average)

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New York State Education Department

On Thursday, July 16, the New York State Education Department released guidance to help schools and school districts as they plan to reopen, whether that occurs in person, remotely, or in a combination of the two. Read the guidance document.

Meal distribution

As of June 30, our emergency feeding program was discontinued. The Summer Feeding School program started up for the summer on July 1 and will run through August 14.  Learn more about the summer feeding program.

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Child care information

If you are an essential worker or first responder in need of child care during the summer, please email

NYS Travel Advisory – Family Trips Outside New York

Families who are traveling to/vacationing in the states listed on the NYS Department of Health travel advisory page must quarantine for 14 days upon their return.

Students whose 14-day quarantine carries into the start of the school year will not be allowed to attend school until the quarantine period expires and documentation is provided to the schools.

For more information, please see

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Health protocols and important information

Health Screening App

Hudson Falls Central School District has adopted Good2BeBack, a software application designed to help our students and staff report their health conditions each day before they leave home. This allows everyone to begin their day safely and quickly. Click the link below for more info, as well as a tutorial.

Good2BeBack App For Daily Health Reporting

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School Supply Lists

School Hours

AM & PM Building Hours

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