Next Thursday night, May 29th, at 6:30 P.M., the Parent Advisory Council (PAC) at League School of Greater Boston will be hosting a workshop for parents entitled “DDS and Transitional Services for Massachusetts Families” in the school’s auditorium at 300 Boston Providence Turnpike (Route 1) in Walpole. The workshop’s guest speaker will be Victor Hernandez, a member of …

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In last week’s NY Times magazine, an article written by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Ron Susskind, detailed his experiences raising his autistic son, Owen.  “Reaching My Autistic Son Through Disney” was adapted from his soon-to-be-released book entitled Life, Animated. It tells a fascinating story of how Owen was able to communicate using language and references …

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Dear League School Staff, Happy New Year! As you may have heard, my brother had an extremely successful wisdom tooth operation two days ago. He was calm throughout the whole process. This makes me doubt whether this is the same kid who couldn’t even go inside the hospital entrance three years ago. Our family realized two days …

Read more Letter from the Sister of a residential student at the League School of Greater Boston

The Boston Globe recently initiated a new program that allows its subscribers to support the non-profit organizations that they most care about.  Called GRANT (Globe Readers and Non-Profits Together), the Globe launched it by sending out vouchers to its subscribers that they can designate toward any certified 501(c)(3) non-profit that operates in the community. If League …

Read more You Can Support League School by Participating in the Boston Globe’s GRANT Program

A group of League School staffers and parents committee is busy at work planning for the school’s first 5K joint Road Race and Walk to benefit the school. It will be held in Walpole on the Boston Marathon weekend (on the Saturday before the big race) on April 19th at the Old Post Elementary School …

Read more Circle This Date on Your Calendar – Saturday, April 19th – That is the Date of the First Annual League School of Greater Boston 5K Road/1 Mile Walk Race

From the Walpole Times

WALPOLE — Congressman Stephen Lynch was the guest speaker at League School of Boston’s  Groundbreaking Ceremony that kicked off its $10 million building program, A Gift  for Our Children’s Future, on Monday morning on the school grounds in  Walpole. Lynch, Walpole town officials, both current and past members of League  School of Greater …

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The PAC had a Penny Drive to raise money for upcoming PAC activities.
PENNY DRIVE UPDATE: Thank you to all the students and families who participated in the League School Penny Drive! The PAC fundraising effort was a tremendous success. The grand fundraising total is $470.00. All proceeds from the Penny Drive will go towards …

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“Fostering Independence in Home and Community Settings: Using High and Low Tech Strategies” is the subject of an open workshop, scheduled for Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 9a.m. to 11 a.m. at the school’s auditorium. The program is open to all parents and the public. Admission is free. Some of the school’s faculty will discuss strategies …

Read more THE LEAGUE SCHOOL OF GREATER BOSTON’S SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY AND OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY DEPARTMENTS HAVE SCHEDULED AN OPEN WORKSHOP FOR LATE OCTOBER

The League School of Greater Boston’s Parent Advisory Council held a workshop recently entitled “Special Needs Planning and Guardianship.” The guest speaker was David Harmon, CLU, ChFC, MBA who has over 27 years of experience in the financial services and insurance industries. Over twenty parents attended the event held at the school’s auditorium. Important issues addressed …

Read more Special Needs Estate Planner Speaks to the League School Parents