The Glenholme School’s Summer Program
A unique enrichment opportunity for students with special needs.

 

Glenholme & The Summer Program
Educating students from around the world since 1968, The Glenholme School provides a traditional boarding school experience and therapeutic atmosphere complemented by a positive, motivational program, devoted to young people with Asperger’s, depression, anxiety, and various learning differences. The positive atmosphere is designed to help students build competence academically and socially.

During the summer months, Glenholme offers the Summer Program, which gives year-round students and summer enrollments a unique enrichment opportunity with skill building exercises, morning academics, and a wide variety of social and recreational activities including music, arts, drama, dance, and selected team athletics.
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Summer at Devereux Glenholme

During the summer months, Glenholme offers the Summer Program, which gives year-round students and summer enrollments a unique enrichment opportunity with skill building exercises, morning academics, and a wide variety of social and recreational activities including music, arts, drama, dance, and selected team athletics.

Students find acceptance in this nurturing environment that pairs a positive living philosophy with a clear set of values to foster enthusiastic participation, improved self-confidence and success.

About the School & Summer Academics
Fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, The Glenholme School provides a comprehensive curriculum for students of all ability levels that leads to a high school diploma.

The extended class periods and small class sizes during the summer session allow for greater degree of intense, individualized academic instruction by experienced special educators. Mathematics and English, which includes Literature and Writing are the main focus for summer students.

 

It’s Summer at Glenholme!
When there is ample time for recreation, the arts and athletics. The experienced faculty members provide myriad learning opportunities with unique, motivational and fun activities, including:

* Arts & Crafts * Basketball * Bottle Rockets
* Computers * Community Service * Cooking
* Dance * Field Trips * Fine Arts
* Fitness * Frisbee Golf * Go Carts
* Golfing * Horseback Riding * Mad Scientist
* Music * Paddle Tennis * Performing Arts
* Physical Fitness * Remote Control Cars * Recording Studio
* Rockets * Rope Course * Soccer
* Softball * Swimming * Talent Shows
* Tennis * Volleyball * Water Balloons

 
Our Mission: The Glenholme School is a specialized boarding school that provides a therapeutic program and exceptional learning environment to address varying levels of academic, social and emotional development in boys and girls ages 10-21. The goal of our school is to prepare our graduates for post-secondary college and career opportunities.
 
  Summer opportunities at Glenholme

2014 Summer Program
July 7 - August 22

Length of Stay Boarding Day
3 weeks $ 6,840 $ 4,560
4 weeks $ 9,360 $ 6,240
5 weeks $ 11,286 $ 7,524
6 weeks $ 12,960 $ 8,640
7 weeks $ 15,228 $ 10,152
  • Minimum 3 consecutive weeks
  • Camp activities and academics
  • Positive Behavior Supports
  • Cultural immersion through activities
  • I-20 SEVIS approved
 

Typical Weekday Schedule

Time Activity
7:00 am Wake up, morning responsibilities, breakfast in the cottage
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Academic Class Period One
10:15 - 11:45 a.m. Academic Class Period Two
12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Outdoor Barbecue Lunch
12:30 - 1:00 p.m. Break in the cottage. Change clothes for afternoon activities.
1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Group Games, Arts Activities, and Team Athletics
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Dinner
6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Twilight Activities and Theme-of-the-Week Games
9:00 p.m. Cottage duties and unwind time. Bed time varies.
Glenholme School Summer
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81 Sabbaday Lane Washington, CT 06793 Phone 860-868-7377 Fax 860-868-7894