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Niskayuna school closure off table, budget questions remain

School Board President Deborah Oriola listens to public comments at Van Antwerp Middle School during a Niskayuna School Board meeting on Jan. 28 about the possible closing of Birchwood Middle School.
School Board President Deborah Oriola listens to public comments at Van Antwerp Middle School during a Niskayuna School Board meeting on Jan. 28 about the possible closing of Birchwood Middle School.
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Questions over whether the school district policy on school closures had been followed helped derail any talk of a school closure in Niskayuna, putting off for at least a year the unpopular closure of Birchwood Elementary School. Beyond procedure and policy, the Board of Education’s discussion Tuesday night indicated concerns about the long-term viability of any plan to close a school. With school closure now off the table, and the resulting $415,000 in 2014-2015 savings ...


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