Great Neck Public Schools
Health and Wellness
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
This Coronavirus web page was established to provide COVID-related updates and resources for the 2019-2020 school year.
For information and updates during the 2020-2021 school year, please visit the School Reopening 2020-2021 web page.
The 2020-2021 GNPS School Reopening Plan was submitted to the State Education Department (SED) and the Department of Health (DOH) on July 31, 2020. Our reopening plan is fluid based on guidance and recommendations from state health and education officials.
COVID-19 Testing Information
Testing is conducted by medical professionals throughout the State, including several locations in the Great Neck area and surrounding communities. To find the nearest testing location, visit the New York State Department of Health website at https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/find-test-site-near-you.
Individuals who have questions regarding eligibility or access for testing should call the New York State COVID-19 Hotline at 1-888-364-3065 or visit the NYSDOH website https://covid19screening.health.ny.gov.
Information & Resources
Information, Documents, and Relevant Links to keep the Great Neck Public Schools community up-to-date and informed with the latest information as it becomes available.
Great Neck school officials are closely monitoring the developing situation regarding Novel Coronavirus and abiding by all guidance provided by the Nassau County Department of Health (DOH), New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH), New York State Education Department (NYSED), and the United States Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
Information from these sources remains fluid, and the District will provide updates to our school community as they become available. Previous messages from the Superintendent to the school community regarding Novel Coronavirus are available in the Messages to the Community section.
For additional information about the virus, please refer to the following credible sources:
NYS Department of Health Novel Coronavirus Hotline: 1-888-364-305