Resource Center

St. Elizabeth is one of the twelve diocesan inclusive education schools. We value the gifts and diversity we experience by welcoming all God’s children. Through 
our
 caring and knowledgeable Resource Center staff, we are able to support a variety of student needs in a Christ-centered, child-focused environment. 

About the Resource Center:
Our Resource Room was started in 2000 by Jen Moreland and Peggy VanDyke in hopes of... Click here for the full story.

                        Click here for more resources from Mrs. Moreland.

                                 Click to learn more About Our Staff.

NEWS:

KC Zoo’s new Nature Play area for Kids with Special Needs - opened in May 2018

                                                                                                                
                 FIRE Conference: The Catholic Key
  




Horizon Academy offers the community a series of free informative seminars regarding learning disabilities and related topics. The “Learning Disability Series” is held on Thursday evenings throughout the year at Horizon Academy. 
                                                                                                                                                                    Understood for Learning and Attention Issues

Dav Pilkey discusses his ADHD and Dyslexia...

Horizon Academy Open House
Tuesday, November 12 |9:00 AM - 10:30 PM

Horizon Academy Open House
Learn more about the Horizon Academy Summer Program and Tutoring Center. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, November 12th from 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM 

The presentation will provide details to families who need some added support during the summer months, as well as provide a casual way to learn more about us outside of the private tour experience.

We are redesigning our Summer 2020 program to be a 6-week program. More news to follow!




Mark your calendars! 

Upcoming Friends of FIRE (FOF) meetings:

November 12th, 7 PM at Saint Elizabeth School
Main Building: Library
14 W. 75th Street
Kansas City, MO 64114

Meetings will give you the opportunity to learn more about how you can help, support, volunteer, and GIVE BACK to FIRE! Please join us! Remember, many hands make light work!

FIREball Raffle Cup Contest:

Saint Elizabeth School KEEPS THE CUP!! With everyone's help the FIREball trophy stays at St Elizabeth this year! The prize again this year is a Chiefs Pep Rally! Our students had such a blast at this event last year! Join us on November 26 at 8:30 AM in the Saint Elizabeth Gym to celebrate!!

                                                                                       
FIRE (Foundation for Inclusive Education)

St. Elizabeth Catholic School is one of twelve Diocesan schools that benefit from grants through the FIRE Foundation.  
What does that mean?  
                                  Read more about FIRE.   

COMING UP with FIRE!!

Want to earn a unique merit badge in one day and have fun? The Disability Awareness Merit Badge is being offered thanks to the initiative of Daniel Pfaff, BSA Troop 150. 

Are you on Facebook?

So is FIRE! Please like our pages to keep up with the FIRE Foundation:

                                      FIRE Foundation                            Friends of FIRE Liaisons

                                    Click here to check out the 2018-2019 Friends of FIRE Calendar.
From Mrs. Moreland:

Hi Parents and Teachers!  

Thanks for visiting our webpage.  Consider this a place where you can find and submit resources that will help and guide everyone. From workshops to apps to grants to strategies, we plan to put whatever "good stuff" we find on the list below.  So visit often!

Please e-mail Mrs. Moreland, jmoreland@stekcschool.org, with your suggestions for great resources.
 
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