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The Joy School@TheJoySchoolHou

We revamped our website to make it more user-friendly, to match our building and to give us more opportunities to share stories from our community.

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Rising TJS 6th Grader
Teachers at TJS have time to prep you for when you mainstream to a new school. They don’t rush you. You’re learning a lot of the same things other schools teach, but in a better way – a way that makes sense for you. There is still homework, but the teachers know your ability, so it goes smoother.

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Brady King

Middle School Language Arts Teacher
Kids know they're in a safe place at TJS because we don't penalize students for what they don't know or what they can't do. Instead, we celebrate what they learn to do and the progress they make.

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1st Grade Alumnus

I learned how to do minus math problems at TJS. When I was in kindergarten, I didn’t really know how to do 18 minus a number equals a number. We only did plus. Now I can do minus too.

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Georgia Thomas

Alumni Parent

After Alex's first year at TJS, I really saw a difference. She was making friends, and she even seemed excited to go to school. It wasn't, "I don't want to go," anymore.

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2 Days Left!

There are only 2 days left to support the 2015-16 Annual Fund. Your gift has a significant impact on children with learning differences!

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Gifts to the Annual Fund provide students with resources they need to fulfill their social and academic potential. Now is your chance to contribute to their success!

If you have any questions, please contact Deborah Kirkland, Director of Development at dkirkland@thejoyschool.org.