Christmas Parties and Christmas Cookie Decorating

Today, both High School classes and the Middle School class got together to make Christmas cookies and have their annual class Christmas parties for the final day of school before Christmas Break. The students showed great teamwork, effort, and participation to bake and decorate the cookies. As students waited their turn to decorate, they listened to a variety of Christmas songs and showed off their awesome and unique dance moves. This was a great experience for three different classrooms to mix it up and complete a fun activity together. Students got to work with other students outside their typical [...]

2019-01-14T11:42:03+00:00December 19th, 2018|

Classroom Door Decorating Contest

Classrooms at The Center for Autism and Dyslexia in Findlay, Ohio participated in a school-wide door decorating contest. All students yellow level and above were able to participate with this incentive. The theme for the door decorating contest was CHRISTMAS! Many unique and fun ideas were displayed, along with great teamwork and participation by classmates and staff. Each door consisted of some drawing, coloring, sketching, cutting, folding, and gluing. As well as a variety of different supplies such as paper, pictures. styrofoam cups, glitter, cotton balls, tinsel, scarves, and candy canes. Some classrooms went with different themes such as [...]

2019-01-14T11:44:41+00:00November 30th, 2018|

Thanksgiving Feast – Findlay

All students at The Center for Autism and Dyslexia gathered for a Thanksgiving Feast today. Each class helped prepare for the feast in different ways. Some classes helped make the table decorations and place mats. While other classes helped set up tables and chairs, prepare food items, and clean up after the meal. We are all very thankful for each and every student and staff member at The Center and it was a great way to celebrate together as a school family. The meal consisted of turkey, ham, rolls, stuffing, cheesy potatoes, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, macaroni and [...]

2019-01-14T11:17:30+00:00November 16th, 2018|

OCALI Conference 2018

Ohio's Directors once again have an exhibit booth this year at the The Nation's Premiere Autism and Disabilities Conference November 14 - 16th held in Columbus, Ohio. Now in its 12th year, OCALICON's goal and purpose is to provide all participants with the best and most promising learning and networking opportunities focused on helping to meet the lifelong needs of individuals with autism spectrum disorders, sensory disabilities, and low-incidence disabilities. From Hands-On Interactive Sessions to Research Posters to Facilitated Discussions and more, OCALICON's 300+ presenters lead interactive and comprehensive learning experiences that focus on timely topics and issues [...]

2019-01-14T11:16:05+00:00November 14th, 2018|

Introducing our New Associate Director

At our Findlay location, Ms. Karrah Windau has been named our new Associate Director! She has spent the last five years working in the Occupational Therapy Department as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant. She has five years of experience working with the students at the school, as well as working with children with Autism and other special needs. Her love for the students and passion for the school inspired her to apply for this new position allowing her to be more involved with other aspects of the school. Working closely with Findlay’s Program Director, Ashley Anton, a few of [...]

2019-01-14T11:09:03+00:00October 7th, 2018|

New School Social Worker

We are pleased to announce the addition of Mrs. Meagan Steyer who will be servicing all three of our locations as our new school social worker. Mrs. Steyer obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Social Work at The University of Findlay in 2012. She then went on to obtain her Master of Arts in Social Work at The Ohio State University in 2014. Mrs. Steyer is a licensed Social Worker and was previously employed with Seneca County Children Services for four years. While working for Seneca County Children Services Mrs. Steyer was an Intake/Investigation worker. She worked one on [...]

2019-01-14T11:08:52+00:00October 3rd, 2018|

2018–19 School Calendar

Download the 2018–19 School Calendar today Visit our website to learn more about the Center for Autism. Visit our Lima, Findlay, and Bucryus websites today,

2019-01-14T11:01:37+00:00August 13th, 2018|