3rd Annual Pointe Fore-Ward Golf Tournament
Sep
14
1:00 PM13:00

3rd Annual Pointe Fore-Ward Golf Tournament

Greetings from Lake Pointe Academy Families,

We want to thank you for your support of the Lake Pointe “Pointe Forward “ Golf Tournament. Because of our community participation, we were able to raise $16,045 in 2017. This had a huge impact in helping my child and many others this past year.

I’d like to begin by sharing with you the reason for our Annual Golf Tournament. The fact that 1 in 49 children are affected by Autism is astounding! Autism is a life-long developmental condition that affects using and understanding language, social skills, academics, and future employment opportunities. The good news is intensive intervention is shown to increase skill development and the potential for greater independence in 87% of children who receive it.

To address this issue the school began 6 years ago with a vision and 1 student. We have grown to over 25 students and a full staff in providing a highly specialized and therapeutic K-12 school program. Lake Pointe Academy is designed in such a way that these excellent teaching strategies can benefit ALL children yet not available in other schools. We have been blessed by the growth, but also, challenged with the costs involved in providing intensive instruction. We have had to turn away a number of students whose families are financially disadvantaged.

The beneficiaries of the Golf Tournament proceeds have received financial support in scholarship and reduced tuition. We are asking for your continued partnership for the tournament again this year, and in the years to come. We are working hard to make a difference in these children’s lives by preparing them for their future. Please put us on your calendar for September 14, 2018 and if possible, please consider giving even more for the education of these children. Your support genuinely makes a difference for EVERY child who attends Lake Pointe Academy.

On our website is the Sponsorship packet for this year’s Event. We ask that you would respond as quickly as possible. We are dedicated to a tournament that you will be proud to be a part of. Thank You in advance for supporting Lake Pointe Academy and the Mission to educate and help these children from this “Pointe Forward” making a difference for the rest of their lives.

Best Regards,

Lendel Flournoy, Golf Committee Chair, 2018

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Nov
4
9:30 AM09:30

AFNIC presents: Managing Challenging Behaviors

The Association For Neurologically Impaired Children (AFNIC)  presents

Managing the Challenging Behaviors

Teaching the Chronically, Non-Compliant, Explosive, Neurologically-Impaired Child

  • An overview of neurological disorders
  • Explanation of how the behavior is a result of a neurological disability
  • Strategies for dealing with the non-compliant explosive child
  • Strategies and techniques to help build the skills the child needs to avoid behavior issues

Do you have a child that is severely non-compliant or explosive?

This session strives to provide information and strategies when dealing with children/students that have Bipolar Disorder (BP), Tourette Syndrom (TS), Asperger's Syndrome (AS), Pervasive Development Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Explosive Behavior, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Executive Function deficits, and other neurological disorders that cause behavior issues and educational challenges.

Space is limited--Register today!

Cost: $15, lunch included

682.936.4112

http://www.lakepointegranbury.org/productsandservices/afnic-managing-challenging-behaviors

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Oct
8
8:00 AM08:00

The Mammoth Race 2016

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The Mammoth Race is an Annual USATF sanctioned multi-distance trail run at Dinosaur Valley State Park in Glen Rose, Tx.  Bringing serious runner from as far as New York, and ALL ABILITY runners/walkers locally, this is a fun family friendly event.  Vendors and food are available.  ALL ages and abilities! 

Please Register in advance at www.mammothrace.com or call 682-936-4112 for more information.  Sponsors and volunteers are welcomed! 

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Sep
24
9:00 AM09:00

AFNIC "Managing Challenging Behavior" CORRECT TIMEs ARE: 9:00am TO 1:00pm.

For Professionals, Teachers, Church staff, Emergency personnel, Parents or anyone who may encounter individuals with difficult and challenging behavior.

Learn essential information about Autism,ADHD & other neurologically based conditions.

TEA approved for 3.5 Continuing Education credit.

Please SHARE on your timeline so those who could benefit will have a chance to come.

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The Mammoth
Oct
10
8:00 AM08:00

The Mammoth

The Mammoth is a FAMILY FRIENDLY, single day, multi-distance trail run. Dinosaur Valley State Park in Glen Rose, TX will be home to this years race.  With FOUR different distances to offer, all ages and athletic abilities will be able to run their race. Race individually or with a non-competitive team. The courses will utilize a part of the parks 20 miles of single-track dirt and limestone trails. Mild to moderate elevation gains, low level water crossings, natural obstacles and amazing scenary will make THE MAMMOTH a trail run not to be missed.

Admission Fees to the park are included for each pre-registered participant.  Event day registrants are subject to the $7.00 per person Day Use Fee. Admission fee for children 12 and under is FREE. 

Post-Race Celebration will include Family Friendly activities, a 25 foot Rock Wall, food and drink vendors, as well as other various vendor and sponsor booths. 

Participants are encouraged to make a day (or a weekend) of enjoying this HISTORIC parks features and attractions. Explore the pre-historic dinosaur tracks, have a picnic, pitch a tent and have a campfire! 

Alcoholic Beverages are NOT permitted inside the park.

 The Mammoth is RAIN or SHINE. In the event of inclement weather that would threaten the safety of the racers, the event or courses may be altered or the event may be delayed or canceled. 

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Entry Fees are Non-Refundable

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Helping Children Get the Most Out of Medicaid: Understanding Texas Health Steps
Jul
24
9:00 AM09:00

Helping Children Get the Most Out of Medicaid: Understanding Texas Health Steps

You are invited to a free seminar hosted by the Tarrant area Texas Health Steps Coalition. This seminar is for persons who work with children eligible for Medicaid, and their families in Tarrant and surrounding Counties.

Seminar Participants will gain:
Better understanding of the eligibility, application and enrollment process for Children’s Medicaid
Greater Awareness of the benefits and services available to recipients of Children’s Medicaid
Updated information about other related healthcare programs for children
Networking opportunities, and interagency communications.

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