November 21, 2017

LGS Named Top 50 Non-Profit

LGS was named a Top 50 non-profit in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky in 2017 by LEAD Cincinnati and VonLehman CPA & Advisory Firm. Organizations were recognized as “pillars of the community,” serving as examples of individuals working together to … Continue reading

Social Skills Classes Increase Academic Achievement

In addition to science, math, social studies and language arts, all LGS students participate in social skills classes two to four days a week. Studies have shown classes and activities designed to increase social and emotional learning (SEL) not only … Continue reading

Board Diversity Provides Variety of Strengths, Perspectives

The LGS Board acts as trustee of the school’s assets and ensures the school is well managed and remains fiscally sound. To fulfill its responsibilities, the Board seeks to maintain a membership with a diversity of strengths and perspectives among … Continue reading

Pre-Year Conferences Ensure Shared Vision for Student Success

  The week before school begins, LGS parents meet with their student’s team of educators to answer the question, “What is your vision for your child?” Parent responses include a range of academic, social and behavioral goals ranging from improved use … Continue reading

Contagious Enthusiasm a Powerful Start to the New Year

If the enthusiasm our students and parents displayed during our Open House is any indicator of what the ‘17-’18 school year will bring, then we are in for a treat! As the front doors to our new entrance opened, we … Continue reading

Beloved Board Member Leaves Imprint

Nearly 10 years ago, Dr. Tom Monaco walked into Linden Grove School and started a journey that will forever leave a mark on the entire community. Tom served LGS in many ways: Education Committee member, Strategic Planning facilitator, Board of … Continue reading

Integrated Therapies Increase Potential for Learning

An LGS parent recently remarked on her son Alex’s change in behavior: “Tuesday and Wednesday he was emotionally volatile and prone to upset. Today he was really sweet and affectionate.” Why the change? Alex struggled with controlling his emotions and … Continue reading

Alum Spends Spring Break Giving Back to LGS

Collin Leonard (class of 2011) spent time at LGS while on spring break from Marshall University, sharing college experiences and offering tips like “reach out to teachers for help” and “create a schedule for yourself.” He also spent time helping … Continue reading

STEM Lab Encourages 21st Century ‘Basic Skills’

Robotics Projects Teach Programming and Problem-Solving Our increasingly computerized world demands a new set of workforce skills. Linden Grove School’s new STEM Lab (Science-Technology-Engineering-Mathematics) uses robotics projects to encourage the development of these new skills: skills like data analysis, creative … Continue reading

Space-Staff-Sustainability

Committee Drafts Plan for Continued Success By Jonathan Batross, Board President Final edits are underway on the 2017-18 Strategic Plan draft before presentation to the Board of Trustees and Advisory Board. The Strategic Planning Committee—a diverse group of parents, professionals … Continue reading