For access to breaking news, the City's emergency alert system, notifications about school closings and other emergengy-related items in several different categories click here: Notify NYC

For information on Transition and important organizations, please click on the links below.

Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID) 

Queens Council on Develomental Disabilities (QCDD)

New York State Office of Mental Retardation & Develomental Disabilities (OMRDD)

Social Security Administration (SSA)

New York Lawyers For The Public Interest (NYLPI)

Selective Services System (SSS) http:///

Other important links for parents:

ARIS Parent Page on DOE ht tps://

Instructional Resources: Great resources especially for adapted material to enhance students' learning.