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
    • July 23, 2019 Divisional Leadership Institute Carey Conference Center

      Carey Institute for Global Good

      Rensselaerville, NY
      Tuesday, July 23 - Thursday, July 25, 2019


       

       

    • September 23, 2019 Trustee Governance Workshop 2019 5:00 PM to 8:00 PMAbraham Joshua Heschel School30 W End Ave, New York, NY 10023    map
      Speakers:  Mark Lauria and others TBA
      (BBS)
    • September 24, 2019 Workshop for New Department Chairs 8:30 AM to 3:00 PMFriends Seminary

      222 E 16th St, New York, NY 10003 - map  Please use the West entrance, closer to 3rd Ave.

      Presenters - Elissa Krebs, English Dept. Head, Packer-Collegiate Institute; Hassan Wilson, Assistant Head of Upper School, Friends Seminary; Jennifer Bryan, Consultant, TeamFinch Consulting

      Grades 5-12

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