New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal (NYSIR) is a unique not-for-profit insurance company governed by and created for the sole benefit of its member districts and BOCES. It is the leading provider of property/casualty insurance for public schools across New York. NYSIR subscribers receive outstanding protection, district-oriented claim management support, expert legal defense and extensive safety & risk management services. A keen understanding of issues facing public school leaders underlies NYSIR’s operation. School districts in New York have selected NYSIR with confidence for more than 25 years. NYSIR has received an “A” Excellent rating by A.M Best Company since 1995.