News from the Department of Health concerning Religious Exemptions

As of June 13, 2019, public, private and parochial schools and child care programs in New York can no longer accept requests for religious exemptions from school immunization requirements. This law applies to students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade and to all child care settings. Schools and child care programs will continue to accept medical exemptions.

Please click on the link below for further information from the Department of Health.


Save the Date for Our October Gala!

2019 galaOur annual gala will be held on October 26, 2019. Please mark your calendars!

Details: 5 pm Mass followed by cocktails & dinner from 6-11 pm at the Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston, NY (invitation to follow).

Cost: $125 per ticket and $1,000 per table of 10. 

Volunteer: Join the Host Committee to make this event even better! If you are interested, contact Patricia Winters, Principal at 718-849-3988 or email 

Sponsorship of the Academy: Levels of Giving