League News

NEWS: Reimagining the 5K for Family Fun and Inclusion

By Sabrina Manno / April 24, 2024

The League School for Autism has reimagined their traditional 5K run/walk into a Family Fun Run +5K to build inclusion of our neurodivergent students with Autism, their families, and the entire community. This year’s event will take place on Saturday, May 11th at the League School campus in Walpole. There will be fun for all…

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NEWS: Beyond Autism Awareness and Acceptance, League School Celebrates Autism Empowerment

By Sabrina Manno / March 22, 2024

Empowering individuals with Autism to reach their highest potential The League School for Autism has moved beyond Autism Awareness and Acceptance to supporting Autism Empowerment during the month of April, a time traditionally dedicated to the “Light It Up Blue” campaign originated by national organization, Autism Speaks. “Celebrating Autism Empowerment exemplifies our school’s dedication to…

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NEWS: Workshop on Creating Employment Opportunities for Neurodivergent Employees

By Sabrina Manno / March 6, 2024

WALPOLE, MASSACHUSETTS, March 6, 2024 — Why encouraging neurodiversity in employment is a smart business decision. The Neurodiversity Employment Partnership (NEP) is hosting a thought-provoking and impactful discussion on Neurodiversity and Successful Businesses: Diverse Minds Ensure Dynamic Results on April 4, 2024 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EST at the Old Colony YMCA in…

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NEWS: New IEP Implementation Conference Being Hosted by League School for Autism

By Sabrina Manno / February 28, 2024

WALPOLE, MASSACHUSETTS, February 23, 2024 — A revised IEP form and process for students with disabilities in Massachusetts. League School for Autism is hosting Countdown to Implementation: Strategies and Resources for the New IEP Form on March 22, 2024 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM EST at the Holiday Inn Boston-Dedham Hotel & Conference Center.…

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NEWS: League School Hires Sabrina Manno as Director of Marketing

By Tim McCabe / January 31, 2024

League School for Autism is excited to announce the hiring of Sabrina Manno as its Director of Marketing in January.  In this leadership role, Manno will oversee marketing and brand management for school promotion, communications, and public relations to families, staff, and the greater autism community. Manno said on her hiring, “”Working for the League…

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Trunk-or-Treat Brings Families, Friends and Spooky Fun to League

By Tim McCabe / October 31, 2023

Halloween came early this year as the annual trunk-or-treat event was a big hit at League School. The celebration was held on Saturday, Oct. 28 at the school, a week after the event was originally postponed due to rain. Two long rows of cars lined the school’s lower parking lot, with trunks decorated in a…

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League School for Autism Officially Launches New Website

By Matthew Reid / October 12, 2023

In line with League School for Autism’s new name and branding, the school has also launched a fully revamped website complete with several modern features and accessibility options for all those who visit. The site, which will remain leagueschool.org, has a new look to match the school’s recently announced rebranding. It also contains a wealth…

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Night of Champions programs for attendees.

Night of Champions a Huge Success for League School

By Matthew Reid / October 6, 2023

As the League School’s biggest annual fundraiser, Night of Champions has been a special and impactful evening since it launched in 2018 as a way to support the school and honor those who make it so successful.  This year’s event, held on Thursday, Oct. 5 at the Four Points Sheraton Norwood, was no different, raising…

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League School Occupational Therapy Assistant Tracey Mello Named Recipient of 2023 Gagliardi Award

By Matthew Reid / September 29, 2023

League School of Greater Boston is pleased to announce that Occupational Therapy Assistant Tracey Mello has been named as the second annual recipient of the Dr. Frank A. Gagliardi award. The award, named in honor of League School’s long time Executive Director, is given to a League staff member who holds the same commitment and…

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Johnathan and Kyle Titus

Johnathan and Kyle Titus Named 2023 Director’s Award Winners

By Matthew Reid / September 27, 2023

Local residents Johnathan and Kyle Titus will be presented with the 2023 Director’s Award at this year’s Night of Champions event. The Director’s Award is given each year to an individual or group who works closely with the League School and helps further its mission. Johnathan and Kyle are local twins on the spectrum who,…

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Pathfinders Student

Pathfinders Students Applauded for Kindness, Positive Attitudes

By Matthew Reid / September 19, 2023

Students in the Pathfinders program were honored last week for their hard work and compassion during a special ceremony.  Pathfinders Program Coordinator Grethel La O led the ceremony, and gave shout-outs to the Student of the Month awards winners from the program. Each student received a certificate and had their accomplishments read out loud to…

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