Finn Families:  We will continue to post updated information, below, for your information.  We will continue to issue COVID-19 UPDATES as they become available. As always, please feel free to reach out to us via email or phone if you have any questions or concerns.



12.2 Family Update

8.25 Arrival and Dismissal Update



Click here to view the presentation from our Parent/Guardian Reopening Sessions; the first sessions were held on Thursday, August 13th.  A recording can be viewed here.




Reopening FAQs for Families


Contact Tracing Program Information


Testing Protocols


Remote Learning Plan for 2020-2021 Academic Year



Update:  July 31, 2020 – COVID-19 UPDATES

Finn Families: please link below for our School Reentry Plan as submitted to the New York State Department of Health and New York State Education Department on July 31, 2020.  To continue to effectively meet the needs of our school community, this reopening plan will be reviewed, adjusted, and communicated to stakeholders, in alignment with any changes to guidance or recommendations by the various state agencies and our charter authorizer, the SUNY Charter Schools Institute.













July 15, 2020:  Finn Families, we request you complete this reentry survey by Friday, July 17, 2020:


School Reopening Update 7.13.2020


Finn Family Update 5.3.20


Consent Confirmation for Tele-Counseling Services

NY State of Health Letter to Families

Finn Family Update 4.7.20

G Suite for Education Notification Letter

Finn Family Update 4.1.20

Finn Family Update 3.25.20


Childcare Services Correspondence 3.20.20


Finn Family Update 3.19.20


Finn Families Social Emotional Support 3.19.20




Finn Family Update 3.15.20


School Closure Letter 3.14.20


UPDATE: March 14, 2020

ELMIRA, NY, March 14, 2020 – Under advisement of the New York State Department of Health and by order of Chemung County Executive Chris Moss regarding the suspension of all classroom and extra-curricular functions for prevention efforts against COVID-19, the Elmira City School District will be closed for students beginning Tuesday, March 17 through April 13. If at the end of spring recess, the situation is deemed clear by health officials, students will report Tuesday, April 14, 2020.

Schools are scheduled for regular session on Monday, March 16 in order for students and staff to prepare for this extended suspension of classroom functions. Students will be dismissed at the end of the school day March 16 until schools reopen. Monday, April 13, 2020 will be a staff development day only.


Recognition Ceremony Postponement Notification 3.13.20

COVID March 5 Correspondence



Chemung County Health Department COVID Fact Sheet