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A Grizzly Cuddle
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The education faculty sent lovely lollipop treats and notes to boarding staff via special Glenholme Grizzly delivery.
Loving the Luau
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On September 14, boarding faculty were rewarded with an afternoon Luau complete with limbo excitement, grass skirts and some hula fun.
A Gigantic Thank You
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Boarding faculty member, Karly Tiso, proudly displayed the thank you card she received from students.
Teachers sing, 'Thank You'
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Teachers performed their original song, "Thank You" for the boarding faculty. The Friday afternoon assembly was a highly enjoyable wrap-up to an incredible week.
Washington, CT - On September 12, Glenholme kicked off its annual Boarding Recognition Week. The celebration, which coincides with National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week, recognizes the commitment of the school's boarding faculty, and thanks them for choosing the noble path of guiding and supporting young people with special needs.

Each day, these talented, caring, and enthusiastic individuals solidify and carry out the mission of The Glenholme School. The Glenholme community deeply appreciates long-term staff members, who have demonstrated extraordinary dedication to the school, as well as new boarding faculty, who have brought a flourish of positive energy to campus.

During this special week, boarding faculty enjoyed displays of recognition, thoughtful gifts, games and activities, delicious treats and refreshments, notes of appreciation from students and colleagues, and even a thank you song written and performed by the education faculty! All in all, a truly wonderful week!

The Glenholme School is a therapeutic boarding school for young people who are often considered fragile and complex, diagnosed with Asperger's, ADHD, PDD, OCD, Tourette's, depression, anxiety as well as learning differences. The program provides a treatment milieu designed to build competence socially and academically. Our learning environment supports and enhances the ability for young people with special needs to succeed. For more information about The Glenholme School and its program, visit Devereux Connecticut.
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The Glenholme School is accredited as an independent boarding school for children with special needs by The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, with diploma granting privileges. Glenholme is a member of the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools, licensed by the Connecticut Department of Children and Families, and approved by the Connecticut Board of Education, New Jersey Department of Education, California Department of Education, and the New York State Education Department.The Glenholme School, 81 Sabbaday Lane, Washington, Connecticut 06793, phone: 860-868-7377, fax: 860-868-7894, email: