Association Representing NY’s Special Education Schools Announces New Website

  • January 6, 2014

The 4201 Schools Association, which represents 11 state-supported schools for deaf, blind and physically disabled students, has published a new website. The platform, www.4201Schools.org, is designed to more effectively communicate the schools’ services and value to the association’s constituents, including…

NY Institute for Special Education Gets a Visit from Santa

  • December 19, 2013

Students from the New York Institute for Special Education on Dec. 16 received a surprise visit from State Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj and a jolly visitor from the North Pole. Sincere thanks to Assemblyman Gjonaj, The Rotary Club, the Italian American…

RSD Captures First-Place in Regional Academic Bowl 12/09/13

  • December 17, 2013

A team of students from Rochester School for the Deaf (RSD) earned first-place in the Gallaudet University Northeast Regional High School Academic Bowl for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students. RSD hosted the competition December 6-7, on its St. Paul…

Advocate for Special Needs Students on National Call-In Day, June 27

  • November 13, 2013

Friends of the 4201 Schools Association are asked to take action on Thursday, June 27, 2013, by asking your Congressional representatives to support two important laws that will improve educational outcomes for students with disabilities. One bill, The Alice Cogswell…

Mount Vernon Resident Resumes College Life After Cancer Treatment

  • September 17, 2013

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. – After spending a year away from the University of Hartford while she underwent chemotherapy for bone cancer, Mount Vernon resident Lashuana Cole is getting ready for her senior year in college. Hospital beds and doctors are…