About D75

 

About District 75

Appropriate Learning Environments for Children With Severe Challenges

District 75 provides citywide educational, vocational, and behavior support programs for students who are on the autism spectrum, have significant cognitive delays, are severely emotionally challenged, sensory impaired and/or multiply disabled. District 75 consists of 56 school organizations, home and hospital instruction and vision and hearing services. Our schools and programs are located at more than 310 sites in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island and Syosset, New York.

Our Schools
District 75's schools and programs are located at more than 310 sites in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island and Syosset, New York.

Find out about the NYC DOE's focus on accessiblity
Autism
The Office of Autism provides training to acquire and apply a deeper understanding of the “culture” of autism in order to proactively enhance student learning, communication, and independence, as well as to address challenging behaviors.
Universal Design for Learning
District 75 is committed to creating “Universally Designed Learning Environments” in all of our classrooms. Universal Design “Enables Students with Diverse Learning Needs to become Expert Learners.” Find out more about Universal Design for Learning and its three principles: Representation, Expression, and Engagement.
Transition
The District 75 Office of Transition Services works to facilitate a seamless transition for students and families by collaborating with various state and city governmental agencies, community based organizations and nonprofit agencies in an effort to support the achievement of positive postsecondary outcomes.
Family Support
Get an overview of the Special Education Referral Process. Look through resources for parents. Understand how a Parent Coordinator can help.

D75 Department Directory

Find out about District 75's departments
Explore resources. Contact staff.

Human Resource

District 75's Office of Human Resources provides information on employment at D75 sites

See current job postings.