It took the Bronx Household of Faith over 10 years to get there reservation fulfilled with the The New York City Department of Education, to rent the facilities for their Sunday worship service.
The Alliance Defense Fund has been fighting the NYC DoE all this time, "The New York school system has shown a ... dogged determination to keep churches off their premises. And yes, they try to justify it with this so-called separation of church and state, a phrase that we always hasten to add is not even found in the Constitution. [But] the Supreme Court [in its 2001 ruling] rightly saw through these efforts and saw it to be what it really is, which is antagonism or hostility toward religious speakers or religious speech."
Bronx church victorious in equal access case