Winston – Our Wonderful Therapy Pug

Through the centuries, man and animal have shared powerful connections. These connections are evident all around us. At Glenholme, our furry friends are integral to the social, emotional and behavioral growth of students.  Through the animal-assisted therapy program, students learn to reduce anxiety and stress while developing empathy, positive relationship skills, and more.  Recently one… Read more »

Black History Month

Glenholme students recognize the importance of Black History Month and celebrate a culture that has made signification contributions to our nation in fields such as the sciences, politics, and the arts – especially music. Through various displays and educational opportunities, students engage in valuable discussions about past, present and future concerns related to the African… Read more »

Happy Chinese New Year 2016!

Students of Glenholme joyfully celebrated the Chinese New Year —the Year of the Monkey —by gathering in the Dining Hall for a festive meal. Gary, a student who hails from China, started the celebration with a brief introduction about the holiday including the beliefs and traditions which mark the special two-week event. After wards, everyone… Read more »

Students Look to the Stars

Over a weekend in late January, a group of students had the pleasure of visiting the John McCarthy Observatory in New Milford. With the vast appeal of Astronomy, students enjoyed this natural tool to improve their scientific curiosity and literacy, as well as improved their skills in science and computers. Part of the visit took… Read more »

Exceptional Student Celebrated

At the start of each month, Glenholme faculty members present the sought-after Student of the Month award to the individual who exhibits exceptional character, dependability, and leadership qualities. In a special morning assembly on Tuesday, February 2nd, Justin was recognized by his teachers for these traits and more. Justin has made remarkable growth since starting… Read more »

Happy Devereux Founder’s Day 2016

February 2nd, Devereux Founder’s Day and Miss Devereux’s birthday, is an extraordinary day for everyone at Devereux. Not only do we celebrate our organization’s strength and longevity, we are reminded that no matter how it may advance and change, the values and principles of our founder are never far from our minds. The strength of… Read more »

Winter Pep Rally Brightens Up Glenholme

A sea of vibrant blue and gold filled the Glenholme gymnasium as a rhythmic drum beat filled the background. At 3:05 on Wednesday, students gathered on gym bleachers for the all-school pep rally during which the a capella group harmonize the national anthem, the basketball team perform skills and drills, and everyone partook in friendly… Read more »

Grizzlies Win Showdown with Eagles

In last Thursday night’s showdown between Glenholme and sporting rival, Maplebrook, fans had just about everything they could hope for in a basketball game: quick baskets, amazing defensive plays, three-point swishes, lots of energy and excitement, and cheers from the stands. School spirit filled the Glenholme gym for the basketball teams’ mid-week home game. From… Read more »