Cornhole Bean Bag Toss Games

Cornhole Bean Bag Toss Games

SSD’s South Technical High School Construction and Outdoor Maintenance program made several sets of cornhole bean bag toss games for the Dan McLaughlin Golf Tournament to Benefit the Special Education Foundation silent auction. Teacher Paul Heumann says, “When we started we were not sure what to do with them.

Everything else , News
Manners Matter

Manners Matter

Don Bohannon, SSD superintendent, left, and Tom Bamvakais, right, with a Manners Matter student Six years ago, Tom Bamvakais, a teacher in SSD’s Vocational Skills Program (VSP) at Jefferson Barracks Medical Center, initiated a program to help students with disabilities develop better social skills. That first year, seven students…

Everything else , News
Making a Difference

Making a Difference

by Michael Corry I have two daughters, and each has a child with disabilities. My granddaughter Alaina is intellectually disabled. She is diagnosed with a very rare syndrome caused by a malformed gene. My grandson Jack is on the autism spectrum. I am very confident in the business world,…

Everything else , News
Kid 2 Camp Challenge 2018!
group of students holding sign reading Fred Saigh Leadership

Kid 2 Camp Challenge 2018!

The 2018 Fred Saigh Leadership Program grads challenge each SSD team to send a kid to camp. They are great leaders indeed! Thank you, grads! Check it out! https://vimeo.com/273754217 Donate here and put “camp” in the memory/tribute line. https://sef-stl.org/donate/ Thanks!…

Everything else , News , Students , Teachers