Students Cheer In Celebration Of Graduation At Henry Viscardi School In Nassau County.
Students Cheer In Celebration Of Graduation At Henry Viscardi School In Nassau County.

Students cheer in celebration of graduation at Henry Viscardi School in Nassau County.

Bronx School Meeting With Senate

Students, staff and parents from Lavelle School for the Blind, The New York Institute for Special Education and St Joseph’s School for the Deaf stand with state legislators following a meeting in the Bronx.

Students Engage And Learn From Staff And Peers At Henry Viscardi School In Nassau County.

Assemblyman Benedetto and two students from St. Joseph’s School for the Deaf smile for the camera.

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Association Co-Chair Bernadette Kappen Testifies at State Budget Hearing

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