New Covenant Christian School


Attendance Policy

A student’s consistent presence at school is an important part of the learning process, and a student must attend school a certain number of days each year in order to be considered a full-time enrollee. However, we understand that due to illness, family emergencies, or for other reasons, a student may need to miss school occasionally. Please click here to view our Attendance Policy for more information about this topic.

Meal Fees

New Covenant Christian School offers healthy meals every school day.  All students are eligible for free lunch because of the school’s participation in the NYSED CEP program.

School Wellness Policy 

At our school students are taught healthy eating and physical activity knowledge, skills, and values. We are committed to creating a healthy school environment that supports student achievement. Learn more about our school food practices and policies here.

Anti-Shaming  Policy

Our school offers breakfast, lunch, and snack to all students free of charge.

Food Allergy Policy

In order to ensure that children with allergies are adequately protected,parents/guardians must provide written medical documentation, as directed by a physician, that states the child’s allergy. The Food Allergy Action Plan lists specific instructions and medications to administer in case of an emergency.In addition to a physician’s note,parents/guardians must complete the Food Allergy Action Plan and submit it to the school office.

Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, and reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible State or local Agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600(voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

Additionally, program information is available in languages other than English. To file a complaint alleging discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at, or at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.

Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by mail:U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410,fax: (202) 690-7442; or institution is an equal opportunity provider.

View the USDA Nondiscrimination Statement here.

Other Policies

Additional school policies can be found in our Parent-Student Handbooks, which you may access here.

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