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Listening For Success
at The Louise S. McGehee School
*Open to McGehee Students Only*
About: Listening For Success was developed from the Buffalo Hearing and Speech Center program, Language to Literacy. The program is dedicated to enhancing academic performance through the following skills: auditory processing, phonological awareness, phonics, expressive and receptive language, as well as teaching students to be self-advocates in the classroom and to use resources. 

                L4S goals include: 
                • Establishing/improving organization skills 
                • Equipping students with compensatory strategies for improved attention, listening, and memory skills  
                • Teaching students to be self-advocates and to use resources 
                • Improving language skills: building vocabulary and understanding concepts 
                Additional goals addressing reading will vary according to age group: 
                • Improving phonological awareness and phonics skills
                • Reading, writing, and word attack skill enhancement
                • Improving decoding and spelling skills 
                • Establishing specific strategies for improved reading comprehension

Location: McGehee School campus

Length of Program: 1 week

Age Range: Entering K through 4th grade

Dates and Times: Week 1: Monday-Friday, June 6 -10 for entering K and 1st graders

                                                K: 1:00-2:00pm; 1st grade: 2:00-3:00pm

                            Week 2: Monday-Friday, June 13 -17 for entering 2nd, 3rd, 4th graders

                                                2nd grade: 1:00-2:00pm; 3rd/4th grades: 2:00-3:00pm

Cost: $25 registration fee + $130 Tuition Fee

            Total: $155.00

  • Registration fee is due June 3rd to hold your spot in the program. Remaining balance is due on the first day of your child’s scheduled class June 6 or June 13.

  • 10% discount for those attending both Handwriting Helpers and L4S at McGehee. Total: $139.50.  The discount will be applied after confirmation with Handwriting Helpers. The discount will be refunded the start date of the class.
  • NOSHC reserves the right to cancel the class, if minimum enrollment is not met. The registration fee is non-refundable unless         NOSHC cancels the program. 
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