Glenholme Welcomes Justin Bachman to Campus

Students of The Glenholme School are inspired by Justin Bachman’s personal story of life with Tourette’s Syndrome and his message of tolerance and acceptance. The Glenholme School recently welcomed Justin Bachman, founder of Honor Good Deeds, to campus to speak with students about tolerance and acceptance, as well as embracing their differences. Throughout the 60-minute… Read more »

Students Aim to Win the Vans Custom Culture Competition

Four talented artists of Glenholme have worked diligently since January on their artistic creations to be entered in the Vans Custom Culture in hopes of winning the grand prize — $50,000.  Custom Culture is a national high school shoe customization contest where select students from schools from all cross the United States contribute for a… Read more »

Yale Alley Cats Encourage & Entertain Glenholme Artists

The Yale Alley Cats, an underclassman a cappella group from Yale University, encouraged and entertained the young artists of Glenholme in the weekend workshop on March 28.  Twelve members of the Glenholme A Cappella group participated in a workshop with five members of the Alley Cats, who were openly enthusiastic about sharing their talents, practice… Read more »

Glenholme Celebrates Autism Awareness

The entire month of April is Autism Awareness Month and Glenholme joins the effort to raise awareness about the disorder that affects one in every 68 children in the United States and millions around the world. There are several events happening across the globe throughout the month, including “Light It Up Blue,” on April 2,… Read more »

The Glenholme Hosts Annual Spring Egg Hunt

The Glenholme School will be hosting its annual Spring Hunt on Saturday, April 11, 11:00a.m. at the Garden Field. Each year since 1995, the students and staff of The Glenholme School have planned, organized and provided this delightful Washington community event. Students involved with the Glenholme’s Community Service Program and the Glenholme Leo club plan… Read more »

Glenholme Community Celebrate the Basketball Team

The Glenholme Grizzlies Basketball Team and their supporters gathered on Monday evening to reflect, laugh, and revel about their season. The festivities began with the customary distribution of awards recognizing the players for the dedication and contribution to the team both on and off the court. Afterwards, everyone enjoyed an Italian dinner and jovial conversation… Read more »

LEO Members Honored at an Exclusive Gathering

On Sunday, representatives of the Glenholme Leo Club, Sam and Isabella, joined a breakfast hosted by the local Lions organizations at Cornucopia in Torrington.  The breakfast event was a gathering to honor the Lions and LEOs who have shown outstanding service and are role models in their communities. Our LEO club members held a vote… Read more »

Glenholme Anxiety Workshop: Helping Children (and ourselves) Manage Anxiety

Glenholme emphasizes the importance of consistency and parental involvement. Family sessions, parent gatherings and parent seminars aim to educate parents on the behavioral techniques of the Glenholme program. Whether on campus or on-the-road, these opportunities provide valuable information and support for Glenholme families. In mid-March, Patrick Queenan Ph.D., a recognized clinical psychologist and former Glenholme… Read more »

St Patrick’s Day Celebrated at Glenholme

The students of Glenholme celebrate St Patrick’s Day on Wednesday. A traditional meal of corned beef, cabbage, carrots, potatoes, and Irish soda bread, was highlighted with sugar cookies covered with green toppings for dessert. The highly spirited Irish music was lowered for a customary blessing by an Irish staff member of the school. After which,… Read more »