The Lexington family was honored to attend a special open captioned screening of the new movie, Wonderstruck, at the Museum of the Moving Image on October 14th. The screening was sponsored by Amazon Studios with a special appearance by award-winning author and screenwriter, Brian Selznick.
NYS Senator Jose Peralta has secured $119,000 in state funds to repair the leaking roof on Lexington's wing four building. Senator Peralta announced the grant at a special October 12th press conference at Lexington.
Lexington's Parent Open House on September 26th provided a chance for parents and guardians to visit classrooms and learn about Deaf resources at the school and in the community. A special thanks to Sorenson Communications for donating $1,000 to sponsor the event!
Tim Albert, president of the National Black Deaf Advocates, visited Lexington on September 27th to share his educational and professional journey. Students in the upper grades enjoyed hearing Tim's inspirational story, while students in the lower grades had read-a-louds with Tim. Thanks, Tim, for an awesome visit!
Sunshine 2.0, a Deaf performance group from Rochester Institute of Technology/National Technical Institute of the Deaf visited Lexington as part of our Deaf Awareness Week activities. Sunshine 2.0 provided workshops and a performance focused on empowerment and communication.