Monthly Archives: August 2011

When Tom Ames stood up to provide the musical interlude at the June 11 graduation for ASAT, he chose to sing “Wild World,” by Cat Stevens. At first, Tom sang alone but within moments, the enthusiastic crowd of more than 100 family and friends began singing along. It was one of many uplifting moments, capped […]

Eleven students showcased their unique personalities and shared highlights of the past two years on June 18 when they became the third graduating class of Chapel Haven West. “We are gathered here today to celebrate the end of one phase of life’s journey and the beginning of another,” said Robert D. Nurin, Director of Education […]

There were tears and joy on Friday, June 24, 2011, when 16 students graduated from REACH. Matt Tietjen, supervisor of REACH, summed up the poignant ceremony this way: “There is something in this room today that wasn’t here two years ago. It is visible in your faces today and even in the way that you […]