The Community School

Category: How We Work


The Ropes Course of Life

Please enjoy our latest post written by Kim Evans, our Associate Director of The Community Services Team, talking about our yearly staff retreat.

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The Finding Thing – An Evolving Tale

This article explores “The Finding Thing,” a program wide game created by our very own Jimmy Holt!

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Coming Back: The Difference a Year Makes

Melissa Davis writes about her 2nd, 1st day at TCS and what it is like to not only do the work but what it is like to get “in the deep end” of it.

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A Visit to the Landtrust

This article written by Kim Evans, our Associate Director of The Community Team at TCS, is a wonderful photo essay depicting an essential part of our program – our weekly hikes!

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Math Affinities by Dave Nelson, Executive Administrative Director

On Monday mornings, I teach a class called Affinities Math, with help from our new Assistant Teacher, Jordan Spurlin. This is a class for a group of young adults who are focused on transitioning into the larger world. They don’t…

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Upcoming Info Session Jan. 17th

Learn more about what programs we have to offer by attending our upcoming information session on Thursday, Jan. 17th from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.

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Learn How We Work; Bow-Drilling in the Staff Meeting

This article written by Zach Kissell, one of TCS’s counseling interns, explores his reflection on our Monday staff meetings and training days.

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TCS Art Show Opening 3.9.18

Please join us for a glimpse into the lives of some of the people we support by celebrating personal expression at the Decatur Visitors Center this coming Friday night!

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Information Session – February 27th, 2018

Please join us Thursday, February 27th to learn more about our program from our experienced professionals about the work we do and how we can assist you.

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A ‘Ph. D.’ in D&D

This article sheds light on one of our most fun and unique affinities classes that takes experiential learning to a whole new level under the guise of D&D!

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