Summer 2021 at St. Mark School

The Loyola University Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences Department, through the Loyola Clinical Centers, will be conducting group articulation therapy and literacy skill development: reading readiness, and writing/reading comprehension. Services will be provided by graduate speech-language pathology clinicians under the supervision of a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist.

  • Reading Readiness Skills: The following language literacy skills will be targeted:  phonological awareness, letter/sound association, story comprehension and retell.
    • Ages: Students entering Kindergarten-3rd grade /groups of 2-3 students
  • Reading Comprehension and Writing Skills: Small group instruction targeting development of reading comprehension, narration and writing skills.
    • Ages: Students entering 4th-6th/groups of 2-3 students
  • Articulation Therapy: Will address speech sound errors. Group therapy Students will be grouped according to age/grade/speech sound errors. 
    • Ages: Students entering Kindergarten-4th grade/ groups 2-3 students

Screening Dates

May 25-27 by appointment

Virtual Parent Meeting

Monday, June 21, 2021

  • 7-7:30 p.m.: Reading Readiness
  • 7:45-8:15 p.m.: Articulation and Comprehension & Writing Programs

Program Dates

  • Program begins: Tuesday, June 22, 2021
  • Program ends: Thursday, July 22 or Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Schedule
Reading Readiness Skills (Rising K-3rd)
Tuesdays, 9:30-noon
Thursdays, 9:30-noon
Articulation Group Therapy (Rising K-4th)
Tuesdays, 1:15- 3:45
Thursdays, 1:15-3:45
Reading & Writing (Rising 4th - 6th)
Tuesdays, 1:15-3:45
Thursdays, 1:15-3:45

Location

St. Mark School
26 Melvin Ave. Catonsville, MD 21228

Cost

  • $250: One – 2 day a week program/5-week session = Ten, 2.5  hour sessions
  • $500: Two – 2 day a week programs/5-week session 

How to Register

Please call 410-617-1250 to register for the Reading Readiness skills group, Reading Comprehension and Writing Skills group, and/or the Articulation Therapy program by May 12, 2021. You will be contacted by May 21, 2021 to schedule the initial screening. Space is limited.

Questions

Contact Mary Lee Walls, MS, CCC-SLP at 410-617-1250 or mlzwalls@loyola.edu.