Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates:

Although we are currently not able to meet with you in person at our physical location, we want our community to know that we are OPEN and continuing to serve students and families. Groves Academy students are taking all classes virtually. The Learning Center at Groves is offering online one-to-one tutoring and remediation with Groves Specialists as well as Speech and Language Therapy via telehealth technology. We continue to schedule future Diagnostic Assessments and can begin the process with families through video conference. Please contact us as we are ready to answer all your questions and create an individualized plan to serve your needs. For updates on COVID-19, click here.

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Heidi Alford

Literacy Coach

B.A., University of Northern Iowa
M.A., St. Catherine University
K-12 Reading License, Hamline University

Prior to joining Groves Academy, Heidi taught for 14 years at urban and suburban schools in the Twin Cities area. She has experience as a reading intervention teacher, K-3 classroom teacher, and elementary French immersion teacher.

Heidi Alford