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Instructions for Parents on Home Schooling

  • Immunization, Public Health Law 2164 has resulted in parents inquiring about home schooling.  If you are intending to home school your child(ren), the Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School District requires parents to notify us via email of that intention.  Pursuant to Commissioner’s Regulation 100.10 (CR 100.10), parents/guardians are required to complete an Individualized Home Instruction Plan (IHIP) and submit that plan to the District. Please note that New York State Department of Education (NYSED) refers to home schooling as “Home Instruction”.

    These are the steps to take if you plan to home instruct your child.  A link to CR 100.10 is provided for your reference.

        1. Notify the District, via email, your intention to home instruct your child(ren).  In the email, please include the name(s) and school(s) your child(ren) attend.  Emails should be sent to who is the Director of Pupil Personnel Services.

        2. NYSED Instructions for Parents Intending to Home School


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Superintendent Highlights

  • January 17, 2020

    The Child Care experience has been greatly enhanced by the collaboration with the National Art Honor Society (NAHS) of POBJFK High School.

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  • January 10, 2020

    We start the year off on a thrilling note as we just received news that POBJFKHS senior Kreena Totala has been named as a Regeneron Student Talent Search Scholar for 2020.

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  • December 20, 2019

    May your holidays sparkle with moments of love and laughter and may the year ahead be filled with true contentment and joy.

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  • December 13, 2019

    The 2019 fall interscholastic athletic season saw our student athletes reach great heights both on and off the field.

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  • December 6, 2019

    POBMS held another successful STREAM (Science, Technology, Research, Engineering, Art and Math) Day on November 25th.

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