Center for Autism: Lima

Student of the Month: Alan

What has Alan accomplished over the past month to achieve Student of the Month? Alan has been a great role model to his peers within our classroom. He is very helpful to his peers and to the staff. Alan enjoys interacting/joking with his friends at school. He often talks about and plays sports such as football and basketball. Alan is very creative; he shows his creativity within his artwork. Alan is very kind to his friends and will always help out when asked. What is something Alan has accomplished so far this school year that they are [...]

2019-10-31T16:03:00-04:00October 31st, 2019|

2019 Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat 2019 was a fun filled day. The students received candy and other goodies from parents and local businesses from around Lima. American Township fire department even stopped out for a visit. Trunk or Treat was the end to our Spirit week here at the center.

2019-10-30T10:35:13-04:00October 28th, 2019|

Game Day for High Schoolers

Our Friday incentive this week was Game Day! Our high school classes combined and took turns playing different board games. Our gold students each earned cotton candy. Middle School student, Tyler is pictured below enjoying his cherry cotton candy. It was a lot of fun and a great way to end our week.

2019-10-18T10:21:59-04:00October 18th, 2019|

Staff of the Month: Abby

What impact has Abby had on colleagues and students over the past month? Abby has been an essential asset to our team over the past month. She has taken on several new roles and responsibilities this school year. Abby is an integral part of our incentive committee and has worked with her colleagues to establish a creative and reinforcing incentive calendar. Abby has also been appointed as our School Historian and has been an active role in recording and documenting the amazing activities around our school this month. She then submits pictures of these activities to our [...]

2019-10-25T11:16:09-04:00October 11th, 2019|

Student of the Month: Gavin

What has Gavin done over the past month to achieve Student of the Month? Over the past month we have been searching for a student who has shown significant growth and represented the schools core values well. I'd like to introduce to you Gavin Hamlin. He a senior at The Center for Autism and Dyslexia of Lima. Gavin has been a joy to have in class this school year. What are Gavin's teachers saying about him this month? Gavin's homeroom teacher expressed how proud she was of her hardworking student. She continued to explain, "Gavin's nature is [...]

2019-10-11T16:24:03-04:00October 11th, 2019|

Fun Day at Lincoln Ridge Pumpkin Patch

The entire school was invited to take part in a fun filled fall field trip. We made the 40 minute bus ride to Convoy, Ohio where we picked pumpkins, played on inflatables, buried our friends in a corn silo, and we even made a few furry friends. The children were able to pet a llama, piglets, and goats. A few of our student's were even brave enough to try zip lining! What a great memory we made!

2019-10-18T10:23:11-04:00October 11th, 2019|

Wednesday Incentive Taste of A Fall Tradition

Mrs. Jenkins helps Upper BEST children with their caramel apples. Each student who had reached the appropriate behavioral level was able to make and eat a caramel apple. It was a sticky good time! We love Wednesday's incentives.

2019-09-23T10:32:49-04:00September 23rd, 2019|

New Technology Leads to New Excitement

Pictured below is our Elementary 1 students engaged in I-Ready interactive learning. Friday was our first day with the news iPads! The children enjoyed them, and have discovered a new love for their online school programs.

2019-09-23T10:29:59-04:00September 23rd, 2019|

Parachute Play

Our high school and middle school BEST students were enjoying their Friday afternoon! Mrs. Robe, Upper BEST teacher and Ms. Bailey, Lower Best Aid along with our Upper Best friends played an exciting game of parachute!

2019-09-23T10:27:09-04:00September 20th, 2019|

Student’s Honor America

Every week a new student raises and lowers the flag daily. This week senior Rodney along with the help of occupational therapist Mike Fuhrman honor America.

2019-09-23T10:23:10-04:00September 18th, 2019|