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MNPrepSpotlight Nov 3 2019.jpgGroves Academy Trap Team featured on Minnesota Prep Spotlight

Minnesota Prep Spotlight (Air Date: 11/3/19) featured the Groves Trap team this past Sunday night- video is at the link- The Groves portion starts at about 22:15 into the show, so drag the cursor over to 22:15 to view our segment. #GriffinPride 



Groves Academy students pitch to major shoe manufacturer

 A team of Groves Academy students, along with NoticeAbility's Dean Bragonier, brought their innovative shoe design to have a pitch meeting with executives at major shoe manufacturer New Balance in Boston this September.


This unique student enrichment experience is made possible thanks to the generosity of The Sanger Family Foundation.

#dyslexia #innovation #executivefunction #learningdisabilities #GriffinPride


GA0316-205_ed_m.jpgGroves Academy Welcomes Four New Board Members

New members provide a wealth of experience in education, financial management and advocacy. 
(St. Louis Park, MN), October 2019 -- Groves Academy, the leading school and learning center for students with learning disabilities and attention disorders, is excited to welcome four members to its Board of Trustees. These new members will support Groves’ mission to build confidence, success, and purpose through transformative learning experiences. Read more...


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Groves Academy Receives Minnesota Promise Award

Groves Academy was recognized September 19 by the Minnesota Business Partnership with the Minnesota's Promise Award at their annual dinner. John Alexander accepted the award, which included a $50,000 gift from MBP to support our mission. We are honored to receive this distinguished award and generous gift!

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star_7x5.jpgSpecial Announcement
Executive Search for New President 
Groves Academy is excited to announce that we are in the process of launching a search for a new President. The new President will oversee all three strategic programs of our School, The Learning Center, and The Institute of Professional Learning and will join in a period of growth and innovation. We look forward to this exciting next phase in our development. Previous Executive Director John Alexander has recently transitioned into the role of Literacy Advisor at Groves.
The search committee, led by board member Meredith McGuirk, has engaged CohenTaylor Executive Search Firm to lead the search. CohenTaylor has finished their discovery work and is now entering the recruitment phase. We'll keep you updated as the search progresses. More details to come!
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2019Connections_SUMMER_singles-1200px.jpgHot off the press! Read the new Groves Academy Connections Summer 2019 Newsletter. 

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(We encourage you to listen because there is more in the audio version than in the print piece.)
September 18, 2018
This event is hosted by Decoding Dyslexia Minnesota.
July 9, 2018
John Alexander to Speak in Edina on April 5th
March 2, 2018
Presented by John Alexander, MEd, Executive Director of Groves Academy
January 30, 2018
January 23, 2018

Due to hazardous driving conditions for both our families and our teachers, we have decided to close school today (Tuesday, January 23).

— Kim Peeples, head of school and Colin Roney, assistant head of school.

Don't miss this special event. USA Gap Year Fair this Wednesday, January 24 at Groves Academy
January 19, 2018
And why I’m attending the ADHD Panel at Groves Academy on January 18th
January 16, 2018
The Learning Center at Groves Academy is excited to add to our Speech Language Therapy staff.
January 11, 2018
Letter from Groves parent Allison Iverson appears in SLP Sun Sailor
December 12, 2017
— United for kindness, acceptance and inclusion.
October 25, 2017
September 8, 2017

The Learning Center at Groves Academy is pleased to announce the addition of Meghan Miller, MS, CCC-SLP, as the new staff Speech-Language Pathologist. We are excited to welcome Ms. Miller to The Learning Center and look forward to her expertise in serving the needs of our students and those in the community.

Meghan has been working as a Speech-Language Pathologist since 2014. She is licensed through the Minnesota Department of Health and certified through the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA). Meghan started her career working with students with Autism Spectrum Disorders and, through that work, found an interest in literacy instruction. Meghan has experience in conducting speech/language assessments, program development focused on social skills, collaborating on push-in literacy programs with classroom teachers, and providing one-on-one and small group therapy to meet individual client’s needs.

Have tons of fun trying out 20 different sports activities AND raise community awareness for the Washburn Center for Children.
September 7, 2017
RSVP Today for Grandparents and Special Friends Day
September 6, 2017
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