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star_7x5.jpgGroves’ Board of Trustees has some new faces!

We are thrilled to announce the addition of Travis Hansberger, Damon Johnson, Jennifer Weeks, and G. Bryan Fleming to our Board of Trustees. The new members will support our mission to build confidence, success, and purpose through transformative learning experiences.

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MNPrepSpotlight Nov 3 2019.jpg Groves 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 

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Groves_NewBalance_Oct2019b.jpgGroves Academy students pitch to major shoe manufacturer
October 30, 2019

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.

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

#dyslexia #innovation #executivefunction #learningdisabilities #GriffinPride

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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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Life with Dyslexia, Groves Students on Kare11 Oct. 7, 2019

In their own words, Groves Academy #students explain what it’s like living and learning with #dyslexia. Check out the story on KARE 11. #DyslexiaAwarenessMonth #education

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Groves Students discuss trip to visit New Balance on KSTP
September 24, 2019

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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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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February 9, 2017

Thousands of Minnesota third grade students are falling behind in reading, and some state lawmakers are mapping out a course of action to reverse those numbers. 

January 27, 2017

Last night's event was a resounding success! We had 300 people register and more than 225 people attend. The fair hosted 32 exhibitors, including our great team from Groves Academy. 

January 24, 2017

St. Louis Park, Minnesota (January 24, 2017) – Groves Academy, the St. Louis Park educational organization that has become a national leader and pioneer in literacy and educating students who have learning disabilities, is gearing up to improve literacy for an even wider audience.

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October 6, 2016

Groves Academy announced today it is launching a new education development program for schools and educators to help close the reading achievement gap in the Twin Cities.

Minnesota Parent
September 26, 2016

This misunderstood learning disorder has no cure. But kids, when equipped with the right resources — early and often — can succeed in school and beyond.

Minnesota Sun Sailor
July 20, 2016

An endeavor by St. Louis Park-based Groves Academy to extend its style of teaching reading beyond its walls has led to a partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities.

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