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Pond restoration wins environmental preservation award
June 14, 2014
Perkins has been recognized by the Watertown Historical Commission for its restoration of Perkins Pond.
Educator receives national honor
June 14, 2014
Betsy McGinnity lauded for outstanding work in the field of multiple disabilities and deafblindness.
Congratulations Perkins Class of 2014
June 13, 2014
The Class of 2014 celebrated the culmination of their Perkins journey at the annual Commencement Ceremony.
Students, local Scouts test adventurous spirit
June 6, 2014
Perkins Secondary students and members of Boy Scout Troop 3, explored the trails of Newton’s Norumbega Park Conservation Area.
Perkins Products wins Innovation Award
May 19, 2014
The Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE) has honored Perkins Products with the 2014 New England Innovation Award
International ELP graduates honored
May 14, 2014
Class speaker Eric Gama calls on classmates to be "ambassadors of Perkins."
Perkins Possibilities Gala raises over $1.6 million
May 2, 2014
About 600 supporters took part in a memorable night of entertainment and inspiration on the campus of Perkins School for the Blind on May 1.
Former director named to APH Hall of Fame
October 17, 2013
Collins promoted Perkins' steadfast belief in every child's right to an education, no matter their disability.
Assistant Secretary for Disability Employment Inspires Students
July 19, 2013
Kathleen Martinez, U.S. Assistant Secretary for Disability Employment Policy, visited with staff and students at Perkins.
First-ever Braille Summit at Perkins
June 19, 2013
The Braille Summit, hosted by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) and Perkins School for the Blind, took place June 19-21, 2014.