School News

Unit 20

By admin | May 11, 2021

Now that the move to our new school is completed: walls are painted, everything is in its place, math and language lessons are back on a more consistent track, and I’ve expanded the role of my Number One so that she is now in charge of Tuesday morning class meetings where we are working on…

Check out our new school

By admin | April 8, 2021

The first day of school in 2021 marked the tipping point–we needed a bigger place because we had too many students for where we were, but we did not have the money necessary to move to a traditional new location as Colorado Springs rental spaces are outrageous in cost. Having no government assistance or grants…

In Loving Memory

By admin | June 30, 2020

Tuesday June 23rd, we lost a great asset to our Kishami Academy, LLC family. A student who grew amazing lengths this school year in academics, mentally, and socially. He became a big brother to many students, a confidant, and a quiet strong presence for our class. He loved to create things from trash, could use…

Can Kishami Academy produce miracles?

By admin | February 17, 2020

Our Brain Bridging program co-exists with our academic program. Exercises work to help the brain hemispheres communicate better while meeting students academically exactly where they are and helping them fill in the gaps. Does this produce miracles? We do produce achievements, miracles are in the eyes of the beholder: saying a word that expresses need…

Kishami Academy has a new addition!

By admin | February 17, 2020

Meet Nyla our Service Dog in Training (SDiT). Nyla is our 2 year-old Border Collie/Labrador mix. We are currently working on basic obedience skills, becoming attuned to the early autism meltdown stages, and ignoring distractions. Nyla is a rescue who came to us already basically trained, but she was so unsure of what was expected…