May 9, 2014

Susie’s Blog

Eighteen years ago I left my second grade classroom behind. The dream of being a teacher was always in my heart, and for twenty-five fine years […]
June 19, 2014

Witnessing Miracles at Graduation

A fifth grader that was afraid to sing now sings in the aisles of Walmart and treated us to a solo performance at her Graduation! So […]
July 17, 2014

What is it that makes the Reaching Higher Class so special?

Many times it has been asked, “How can students make such dynamic and positive changes in their lives in just eight short weeks?”  Those eight weeks […]
August 7, 2014


My eldest daughter, Jennifer Noel Dahlmann, was the most amazing girl.  Beautiful inside and out, Jenny was born with a heart of gold and a sense […]