Summer 2017 at St. Mark School

The Loyola speech-language and audiology department through the Loyola Clinical Centers will be conducting group articulation therapy and reading readiness skills groups. Services will be provided by graduate speech-language pathology clinicians under the supervision of a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist.

Learn more and register, call 410-617-1200. Questions? Contact Kara Tignor,

Reading Readiness Skills

This service will address blending sounds, segmenting (isolating individual sounds within a word), sequencing/manipulating sounds, and sound/letter association.

  • For students entering Kindergarten through second grade (groups of 2-3)
  • Tuesdays, Thursdays: 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Articulation Therapy

This service area will focus on the following error sounds: s, r, sh, ch & l. The students will receive individual and group therapy (2-4 students) and will be grouped according to age/grade.

  • For students entering Kindergarten through 8th grade
  • Tuesdays, 1- 3 p.m.; Thursdays (pending)


Both programs begin in mid-June and end July 21, but a program screening will be held on May 26 and 31 at the St. Mark School.


St. Mark School

26 Melvin Ave. 
Catonsville, MD  21228


  • $175 - 1 program/2 sessions a week
  • $90 - 1 program/1 session a week
  • Payment required on or prior to June 13


Contact Mary Lee Walls, MS, CCC-SLP, 410-617-1250


Please call 410-617-1200 to register for either the Reading Readiness skills group and/or the Articulation Therapy program by May 12. You will be contacted by May 22 to schedule the initial screening to be held at St. Mark. Space is limited.