Molli’s Story

“We’ve never had anyone care for Molli the way that your staff does,” – Kellie G Before coming to John Paul II Center for Special Learning (JPII), Molli had a difficult time in school. Simply getting her on and off the bus became a challenge because she didn’t feel comfortable...

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We Can Make This Work

Tonight I dropped a Chromebook off at Orlando’s house. The Chromebook was all set up, connected and ready to go. I did all this leg work so Orlando would have a smooth transition. I did this so he could be ready for the first day of school. His family chose...

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Getting to Know: Melissah Jablonski

It’s been 35 years since we first opened our doors at John Paul II Center and in that time, we’ve worked together with our community to help support our students and adults. Continuing on with that tradition, we would like to introduce Melissah Jablonski as our new Director of Advancement....

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Getting to Know: Brynn Haas

Mrs. Berkhammer has once again taken to the field to get the scoop on our newest teacher, Brynn Haas, who is in charge of our new Intermediate II/Life Skills classroom. Mrs. Berkhammer: Brynn, first off welcome to JPII! Could you give us a little background on your teaching experience? Ms....

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Meet: Julia Goheen

Meet Julia Goheen Adult Program Specialist Continuing our “Introduction Series”, we would like to introduce Julia Goheen, one of our two Adult Program Specialists. Our field reporter – Mrs. Berkhammer – has the exclusive interview: Rene Berkhammer: When did you start at JPII? Julia Goheen: January 13, 2017 B: What...

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Meet: Barbara Preston

Barbara Preston: Director of Enrollment and Family Services It’s no secret, JPII is growing. Growth for us means more individuals are able to attend our School-Age and Adult Programs. In turn, it is our goal to remain a tight-knit family and ensure we are providing all the tools necessary for...

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