The progress made by students of the Frankie Lemmon School is the result of expert teachers and specialists using innovative methods and tools in a positive, nurturing environment. Their passionate concern for each child’s well-being is extended to the child’s family in the form of instruction, advocacy, and extraordinary support. This joint focus on child and family is a critical component of maximizing each child’s ability to learn during what is a critical window of opportunity. If children with special needs can be reached during this time, their chance of developing the communication skills necessary for successful participation in family and community life are greatly enhanced.
The teachers and therapists at Frankie Lemmon School are highly trained including advanced degrees in birth to kindergarten and special education. The faculty receives training in behavior management and creation of a positive learning environment. And, all of the staff know and use sign language. They share a passionate belief in the rights of every child and a loving and caring nature. Parents of Frankie Lemmon students past and present recognize the faculty and staff as outstanding in their levels of commitment, dedication, and caring.