The school accepted the offer to rent the space at $2,500 a week, acting Supervisor Yitzchock Ullman told lohud.com.
The school, Ateres Bais Yaakov Academy of Rockland at 200 Summit Park Road, opened under a temporary certificate of occupancy granted by the town of Ramapo, which performs inspections for the village of New Hempstead.
The school was allowed to open despite lack of a permanent water source, without its own electricity, and without a functional fire hydrant.
"We had hoped to see a new beginning in Ramapo – an adherence to rules, respect for safety," County Executive Ed Day said on Tuesday. "Unfortunately, it seems to be business as usual in the town of Ramapo – where any kind of development, even schools, is allowed, no questions asked."
Classes were slated to begin on Wednesday at the stadium.
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