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.
    • Other camps being offered at mcgeheeschool.com/summer

Online Registration through PayPal:

Registration fees are non-refundable unless NOSHC cancels the program.

The entering grade you fill out below will indicate to us the time group that your child will be placed in. Please indicate in the notes if you would like your child to be in an alternate grade/group.