March 24, 2017


Specialized Learning for the Whole Child
Linden Grove School is a private, state-accredited, not-for-profit school that offers an alternative learning program for students primarily diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder and who struggle in a more traditional school setting. Linden Grove addresses many of the academic, sensory, social, communication, and behavioral needs common for children with autism and other related learning and behavioral disorders.

Our Mission
Linden Grove School provides a specialized, progressive educational program for K-8 students with autism and other related learning needs. Our program partners with families in a respectful, rewarding and supportive environment, inspiring hope for all and providing each student with the opportunity for personal growth and independence.


Geology Lesson for Lunch

Students of the 6-8 team recently made appetizing (?) visuals to increase their understanding of the earth’s multi-layered crust. With the help of Mr. Kennedy and Mr. Loar, students constructed sandwiches from the bottom up with the following layers: paper plate white bread slice crunchy peanut butter and raisins grape jelly strawberry jelly wheat bread slice creamy … Read More

Hip, Hip Hooray – It’s the 100th Day!

Linden Grove School’s 2-4 team students recently celebrated the 100th day of school. Students were invited to dress up as if they were 100 years old. They were also asked to create a “bucket list” of things they would like to do before they turned 100. Some of the activities they listed included travel to Virginia, get a job, read a book with 2 million pages, meet a Disney Princess, and go … Read More

Rain Cloud in a Glass

Students of our K-2 team recently learned about clouds and rain using shaving cream, water and food coloring. The class started with glasses of water to which was added a layer of shaving cream – the water representing the atmosphere and the shaving cream, a cloud. Then, students began to add drops of blue food coloring to the shaving cream. The weight of the food coloring gradually pushed … Read More

Students, Write on Your Desks – Please!

How awesome. Linden Grove School students get to write on their desks! Using dry erase markers – the markers used on white boards in classrooms and offices – students can do math problems on their desks. It’s so much cooler than doing math problems in a workbook or a single sheet of paper. And it allows teachers like Mrs. Kubachka, assisted by Mr. Lovaas, to select math problems for … Read More

Let’s Get Moving!

Linden Grove School physical education students started out 2017 by setting fitness goals with the help of Mr. Foster. The goals are displayed on a 2nd floor bulletin board with the title: “Let’s Get Moving!” Students listed various activities for living a healthier lifestyle ranging from “play with my brother” and “work harder in gym class,” to “play Kinect” and “do cartwheels twice a … Read More