In Nassau County on Long Island, home sales are up more than 60%. MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — On Long Island, Nassau County officials are working toward conducting classes in person beginning this September. ©2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. At press time, it was unclear when Nassau County would reopen. Schools on all other islands, including Grand Bahama, will open for face-to-face instruction. Plans for New York City schools have not yet been released. ... Schools, however, would be last to reopen, he said. Dan Krauth reports on people leaving New York City in record numbers amid the COVID pandemic. ': NYPD launches pilot program to improve service, NYC's largest after-school program set for in-person care, COVID-19: Help, information, stimulus and business updates, Moving companies turn customers away as people leave Tri-State in record numbers, Suffolk wants to keep NYC summer tourists who fled coronavirus, LI schools see surge in enrollment as families flee NYC, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut out-of-state travelers quarantine list, How coronavirus changed the New York region, What's Open, What's Closed in the Tri-State area. Curran also said the county numbers continue to decline with less than 1% testing positive over the past 24 hours. Lloyd had previously announced that schools across The Bahamas would reopen on September 21, after closing on March 16, following the first locally confirmed case of COVID-19 locally. Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions. Support your hometown newspaper by making a donation. While Nassau County schools opened Friday, all other northeast Florida and southeast Georgia school districts with the exception of Baker County plan to resume Monday. LONG ISLAND (WABC) -- Thousands of residents have fled New York City during the coronavirus pandemic, and it's unclear how many moves are permanent versus how many plan to return. On Last Day Of School For NYC Students, Chancellor Says Goal Is To Return Sept. 10. County executive Laura Curran says she’s talking to education stakeholders to figure out a plan. Stimulus Check Update: Will Americans See More Financial Aid Before The Election? So much to think about,” she said. This week, Connecticut and New Jersey both announced plans for students to return to classrooms in the fall. As students return to school this week on Long Island, new positive COVID-19 cases for staffers and students have been reported. Schools planning to reopen in the fall are weighing what's called the "pod" approach, in which middle and high school students remain isolated with their peers in … Copyright © 2020 WABC-TV. COVID Updates: New FDA precautions could delay vaccine, COVID Updates: US surpasses 200K coronavirus-related deaths, COVID Updates: NY marks lowest 1-day death toll since start of pandemic, COVID Updates: Airport receives 1st five-star rating in safety protocols, Protests erupt in NYC after indictment in Breonna Taylor case, At least 2 Louisville officers shot amid Breonna Taylor protests: Police, Pedestrian dies after being struck by LIRR train; service impacted, Grand jury indicts just 1 of the officers in Breonna Taylor case, Trump declines to commit to peaceful transfer of power, Riders discovering unpleasant surprises in subway cars, platforms, Final-stage study of first single-shot COVID-19 vaccine begins, A virtual New Year's Eve planned in Times Square, 'It's disgusting': NYC streets, parks filling with trash, COVID News: Met Opera cancels entire 2020-21 season amid pandemic, 'How Did We Do?