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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4201 Schools Announce Graduation Celebrations

The 4201 Schools Association today announced commencement and graduation schedules for its member schools located in Erie, Monroe, Westchester, Bronx, Kings, Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk Counties. Schools are set to honor the achievement of New York’s blind, deaf, and severely physically…

Statement from the Association Following the Passage of the Final New York State Budget

Statement from 4201 Schools Association Co-Chair Bernadette Kappen: "The 4201 Schools Association is grateful for the additional $1.5 million included the final enacted budget for our schools. In addition, the $30 million capital investment will support health and safety projects to ensure that our…

Statement from the Association on the Senate and Assembly One-House Budgets

Statement from 4201 Schools Association Co-Chair Bernadette Kappen: “The 4201 Schools Association, which represents 11 schools across the state serving children who are deaf, blind, and severely physically disabled, extends our sincere appreciation to Education Committee Chairs Senator Mayer and…

4201 Schools Testify at Joint Legislative Budget Hearing on Elementary & Secondary Education

Thursday, February 1, 2024  – Co-chair of the 4201 Schools Association Tim Kelly, who is also superintendent of St. Mary's School for the Deaf in Buffalo, testified before legislators at the Joint Budget Hearing on Elementary and Secondary Education in…

Newsday Op-Ed: New York State should fund our special 4201 schools

As seen in Newsday online and in print on Friday, January 19, 2024:  This time last year, New York’s schools serving children who are deaf, blind, or severely physically disabled were facing a proposed reduction in funding. The association representing…