We invite you to watch short videos to learn about our programs, and to read Melissa Fay Greene’s feature story about us in the New York Times Sunday Magazine. TCS has also been featured on ABC’s Good Morning America and…


Our Programs

The Community School comprises two programs: a junior high/high school, and a young adult transition program. Both programs serve individuals who are autistic, including those with Asperger Syndrome; more broadly, the programs work with individuals who have had difficulty keeping…



Upcoming Events: December 8th: Feel Good Tuesday at Yeah! Burger West Midtown (1168 Howell Mill Road, Suite E, Atlanta, GA, 30318), 6 – 10 pm. Join us for tasty burgers while supporting TCS – 10% of proceeds from the evening…

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What’s Happening in the Classroom: Developmental Science Class

  This post is the first in The Community School’s new series of blog posts about what’s going in our classrooms and on our outings and hikes on a day to day basis. The first few posts will feature stories…

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TCS Staff Member Presents at the GISA Conference

Last week several TCS staff members attended the annual GISA (Georgia Independent School Association) conference. While this conference featured presentations ranging from fundraising to staff development, the large majority of presentations were by teachers sharing their work and classroom ideas….

A Letter to the Editor

The New York Times published an article last Sunday called “Adult, Autistic and Ignored” by Eli Gottleib. Dave Nelson, The Community School’s Executive Director, wrote this Letter to the Editor in response. It may not be published by the Times,…


Bridging the Gap Survey

It’s time to begin thinking about Bridging the Gap, The Community School’s annual workshop about transition-related matters (past topics have included SSI/SSDI, special needs trusts and estate planning, and medication management). If you’ve joined us in the previous years, we’d…

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Second Annual Geocaching Challenge!

The Community School’s Parent Development Committee is pleased to announce a monstrously fun treat – the Second Annual Geocaching Challenge! The Geocaching Challenge is an opportunity for you to have some fun in your community and raise some money for TCS’s…

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