MISSION STATEMENT

The New York State Association of Independent Schools promotes the independence, well-being and public understanding of, and respect for, New York independent schools and serves as an accrediting body chartered by the New York State Board of Regents.

NYSAIS ORGANIZATIONAL PRINCIPLES

In order to accomplish its mission, the New York State Association of Independent Schools:

  • Establishes the criteria which reflect the values and best educational practices for evaluating and accrediting member schools.

  • Promotes professional growth of teachers, administrators, and trustees through workshops, conferences, and exchanges.
  • Informs and counsels the leadership at member schools in matters of legislation and regulation.
  • Facilitates the development of cooperative projects among member schools and between member schools and public schools.
  • Fosters mutually beneficial relations with the New York State Education Department, the National Association of Independent Schools, other educational associations, and the general public.
  • Informs member schools about significant practices and developments in independent education.
  • Provides such other services as will benefit the member schools and the communities they serve.

Approved by the NYSAIS Board of Trustees on November 2, 2011

 

NYSAIS Events Registration
    • February 22, 2020 Job Fair to Promote Diversity, NYC 2020 9:00 AM to 2:00 PMColumbia Grammar and Preparatory School

      4 W 93rd St, New York, NY 10025              Map
      Liz Fernandez, Job Fair Administrator
      Phone: 718-344-9000
      (MM)



    • February 24, 2020 Early Childhood Indicators: Identification and Interventions 9:00 AM to 3:00 PMStephen Gaynor School

      Please enter through the South Building entrance, at 175 W. 89th St., which leads directly into the Performing Arts Center  map

      For Grades PK - 3
      Speakers: Rebecca Jurow, Kate Homlish, Jennifer Cohen, Jennifer Eisenberg, and Clare Cosentino

      Sold out - Waitlist Capacity Reached (now closed)!

    • March 2, 2020 A Comprehensive Approach to Gender and Sexuality in PK-5 Classrooms 9:00 AM to 3:30 PMRiverdale Country School - Lower School Campus

      Riverdale Country School, 1 Spaulding Lane, Bronx 10471 map
      For teachers of Grades PK-5
      Presenters: Jessica Delgado, Director of Student Life and Community, James Duval, Head of Lower School

      Sold out! - Will be offered again on April 27, 2020

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