Darlene V. Suto, Director of Development and Community Relations, at St. Anne Institute, was honored recently with the “2016 Head of School Award” by the Doane Stuart School. The Doane Stuart School was established in 1975, with the merger of two Albany schools – Kenwood Academy, founded in 1852, and St. Agnes School, founded in […]
Ralph Rothacker, Principal of St. Anne Institute’s school, stands with Melissa Sadin from The Attachment and Trauma Network. Melissa ran a full day workshop on creating and maintaining, a Trauma-Responsive school environment. The participants learned about the impact of trauma on a child’s neurobiology and the learning challenges and behaviors that are a result […]
Terry Gabriel, St. Anne Institute’s Chief Operating Officer, meets with the department heads and managers to begin the process of accreditation. Every four years St. Anne Institute prepares for the review by the Council on Accreditation. The Council on Accreditation (COA) is an international, independent, non-profit, human service accrediting agency whose mission is to […]
Some of our pre-school students, under the guidance of Sheila Guzek, Art Therapist, show off this “Splash into Summer” bulletin board they created – a cool, busy pond complete with paper plate frogs and ducks, and cattails created with actual footprints!
Lark+Lily: Our warmest thanks to Silvia Meder-Lily, owner of Lark + Lily Wine Bar and Kitchen at 200 Lark Street, Albany, seen here presenting a check from a special Lark +Lily promotion. The donation will be used for St. Anne Institute’s “Work Study Program”. St. Anne’s Greenhouse Program provides fresh vegetables and herbs for Lark […]
A breakfast reception was held for Nancy O’Keeffe, Administrator of Clinical Services, on Wednesday, June 29th. Staff, friends and Nancy’s husband gathered to wish her well on her retirement. Nancy has been with St. Anne’s for twenty-three years and has worked compassionately and diligently with St. Anne’s children and families. Comments were made by some […]
St. Anne Institute would like to thank the Scottish Games Charity Golf Tournament for the generous donation of $9,580. What a great gift to St. Anne’s. We appreciate and say thank you to all the organizers and players. It was a great day on Friday, June 10th.