Miriam in the News

Press Release (September 2019) Miriam purchases property for permanent location of high school

St. Louis Business Journal (March 2018) Building St. Louis Awards 2018, Miriam Academy chosen as finalist

Y98 Radio (February 2018) Interview with Executive Director Andrew Thorp

Fox 2 (November 2017) Miriam Switching Post Christmas Ideas

Town & Style (November 2017) Skills to Grow: Miriam

Webster-Kirkwood Times (November 2017) Why I Love My School – Gretchen Vander Pluym, 8th Grade, Miriam School

KMOX News Radio (October 2017) Miriam School and Miriam Academy Fall Open Houses

KMOX News Radio (July 2017) Miriam Academy Creates New Learning Environment

KMOV (May 2017) Miriam Switching Post: Declutter Your Home

KMOX News Radio (May 2017) Chris Hrabe’s High School Spotlight: Miriam Academy Magic

KSDK (May 2017) Miriam Magic play for the love of the game

St. Louis Magazine (May 2017) Miriam Academy’s baseball team knows they might not win a game this season, but that’s not the point

KMOV (March 2017) Career day held at school for students with learning disabilities

St. Louis Post Dispatch (December 2016) New high school in West St. Louis County helps students with disabilities love learning

St. Louis Business Journal (June 2016) Andy Thorp Expands Miriam’s Services to New High School

St. Louis Post Dispatch (June 2016) Miriam announces site for new high school for students with disabilities

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (February 2016) Camps that help kids heal

Webster-Kirkwood Times (February 2016) Miriam School Announces Plans for a High School

St. Louis Business Journal (February 2016) Miriam’s Thorp says planned high school fills big demand

Ladue News (February 2016) Miriam announces opening of high school

KSDK (February 2016) Helping Kids Rise Above Learning Disabilities

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (February 2016) Miriam to open high school for students with learning disabilities

St. Louis Magazine (December 2015) Holiday Decorating tips from Miriam Switching Post

Webster-Kirkwood Times (November 2015) Miriam Switching Post Celebrates New Location

KTRS Radio (October 2015) Mary Cognata is the guest for Learning Disabilities Awareness Month.

KWMU/St. Louis On the Air (October 2015) Middle school proves to be the toughest time for students struggling with learning disabilities.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch  (September 2015) New garden and kitchen sprout cooking scientists

Ladue News (June 2015) Charity Awards Finalist – Miriam: The Learning Disability Experts

St. Louis Business Journal (May 2015) Miriam school sees spike in contracts, employment for outreach program

St. Louis Business Journal (May 2015) Nonprofit: Carol Faust, Miriam: The Learning Disability Experts

Fox 2 KTVI  (May 2015) Decluttering & downsizing tips with Miriam Switching Post

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (March 2015) School in Webster Groves helps children with autism, learning disabilities

St. Louis Family (Spring 2015) Recipe for Fun: Miriam School Gets Creative with Cooking

HEC-TV (March 2015) Behind the Minds

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (February 2015) At Home with Shelley and Tom Smith

St. Louis Homes & Lifestyles (December 2014) Decorating with Consignment

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (December 2014) Charter Schools in St. Louis Team Up to Boost Special Education

KTVI (November 2014) Holiday Decorating on a Budget

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (December 2014) Tabletops Sparkle & Shine for the Holidays

Show Me St. Louis (November 2014) Decorating tips for your home from Show Me St. Louis

KMOV (October 2014) Miriam School Tackles Learning with Unusual Methods

St. Louis Public Radio (October 2014) On Chess: Miriam School Uses Chess As Behavioral Therapy Tool

Ladue News (October 2014) Fulfilling Their Potential

STL Today (October 2014) Miriam School Student Takes to STL Airwaves (audio available below)

(October 2014) October is Learning Disabilities Awareness Month

KMOX (October 2014) Charlie Brennan Show: Do You Know One in Seven People Have a Learning Issue?

Webster-Kirkwood Times (October 2014) Webster Groves School and Learning Center Serves More Than 450 Students With Special Needs

KMOX (July 2014) Hancock and Kelley Show: Do You Have a Child With a Learning Disability?