The Community School

Category: Students


Life-changing Experiences at The Alliance Theatre

Read an in depth article about TCS’s internship with The Alliance Theatre!

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Fire Safety Field Trip

Read about the unique experience of one of our Independence classes taking a trip to the Decatur Fire Station.

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A Secret to Finding Daily Zen: Post-Lunch Meditation

Find you inner Zen by reading about some of the Young Adult Program practices.

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Independence Outing to Oxford Comics

In this article Kim Evans describes a daily snapshot of how the independence program helps our participants think critically about improving their lives by setting realistic self-initiated goals.

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Lullwater Park Excursion

Today we started out at Emory’s Hahn Woods to hike over to Lullwater Park. ¬†Initially the group was a little wary of the slight rain, mist, and the change to colder weather. ¬†However, the rain did not last long and…

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Why Should You Give to My School?

The following is a speech given last year by a student at The Community School to a group of potential funders. Why you should give to my school? My name is Brendon. This is my second year at The Community…

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Health Benefits of Thursday Hikes

The Community School’s Thursday hikes that all students and young adults (and many staff!) attend have always been an important part of our programs. We’ve known about the health benefits of hiking for years, but now we have scientific proof:…

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TCS Has Changed My Life

In order to say how much TCS has done for me, as well as what it means for me, I need to give a bit of back-story. I was in public school starting in Kindergarten, and stayed in that system…

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