Welcome to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Elementary Program

  • The Primary One class is located at Oakwood School in Lemont, Illinois. Utilizing a Total Communication philosophy, the program focuses on the development of all aspects of language, auditory and speech reading skills, oral communication, school readiness and social interaction, while academic skills are developed. Direct Instruction programming in reading and Visual Phonics are incorporated into the class. Students are socially and academically integrated into activities of the school.

     

    Absences may be called into Oakwood School at (630) 257-2286, ext. 1100. Please include the student’s name, room number, teacher’s name and reason for absence. Feel free to leave a message and a staff member will return your call as soon as possible.

     

    The Primary Two class is located at River Valley School in Lemont, Illinois. Utilizing a Total Communication philosophy, the program focuses on the development of all aspects of language, oral communication, auditory and speech reading skills and social interaction, while academic skills are developed. Direct Instruction programming in reading and Visual Phonics are incorporated into the class. Students are socially and academically integrated into activities of the school.

     

    Absences may be called directly into River Valley School at (630) 257-2286, ext. 2100. Please include the student’s name, room number, teacher’s name, and reason for absence. Feel free to leave a message and a staff member will return your call as soon as possible.