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November 23rd, 2021

Abraxas Ohio Fall Fest 2021

Abraxas Ohio held their annual fall festival…

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October 25th, 2021

Community Garden Unveiled

*Shared with permission from THE DERRICK & The News-Herald
September 21, 2021 | By Randy Bartley | THE DERRICK & The News-Herald

MARIENVILLE — East Forest principal Deb Arner planted the seed and, with the help of Abraxas, it grew into the Marienville Area Community Garden…

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March 29th, 2021

Abraxas Ohio Celebrates Pi Day

Students celebrated Pi Day 2021 by solving word searches, writing Piku’s, graphing the first 1000 digits of pi, and reading Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi.…

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October 28th, 2020

Fall Festival 2020 at Abraxas Ohio

Abraxas Ohio held their 2nd annual Fall Festival on Friday, October 16, 2020. The facility and school staff coordinated a day full of fall-themed activities for students as a way to unwind and enjoy the autumn weather…

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October 1st, 2020
The Teacher Assistance Program (TAP) Grants are awarded to individual classroom teachers or small teams of classroom teachers.

This year, four Abraxas teachers received TAP Grants…

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October 1st, 2020
9 Students at Abraxas Ohio receive “Young Entrepreneur Certificate”

The certificate for Young Entrepreneurs is presented by the U.S. Small Business Administration. Nine students recently completed the 10-week course. The course introduces young entrepreneurs to the basics of creating and financing a successful business…

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August 7th, 2020
Exploring Emotions Through Art

We recognize the diversity in our adolescents in the ways they best receive new information, and how they choose to express it. In order to address these various learning styles, we incorporate a combination of talk therapy, role plays, physical activities (including yoga), and art therapy to introduce concepts and address their needs.…

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June 24th, 2020
Equine Guided Therapy

Abraxas Ohio recently had a two day program to kick off another season of Equine Guided Therapy…

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April 24th, 2020
Abraxas I Spreads a Little Love

In support of COVID-19 patients, all the essential workers, and all who are sheltering at home, the Abraxas I campus participated in "Heart Hunters" to spread a little love, comfort and hope…

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January 23rd, 2020
Serving the Local Community

Abraxas LDP provides residents with on-going opportunities for community service work at South Mountain Restoration Center…

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December 3rd, 2019
A Little Guidance in Life

Abraxas I Guidance Counselors Help Set Students Up for Success…

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December 3rd, 2019

In today’s fast paced society, it is easy to get caught up in the distractions of the world, social media and anything else that may be going on. Taking the time to learn more about yourself and how you contribute to the larger society has become increasingly less frequent of an activity…

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September 20th, 2019
Abraxas Youth Center Celebrates 20-year Milestone

On September 20th, the Abraxas Youth Center hosted residents, staff, retirees, and volunteers to a luncheon and an afternoon celebrating AYC’s 20th anniversary and success.…

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August 14th, 2019
Abraxas Academy is Teaching Skills and Developing Competencies to Help Build Better Futures through their Woodshop and Greenhouse Programs

Horticulture and Carpentry are two of the PACTT (Pennsylvania Academic and Career/Technical Training Alliance) programs of study at Abraxas Academy…

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August 7th, 2019
Abraxas LDP provides benefits to last a life time

This summer, six young men who are residents at the Abraxas Leadership Development Program came together as LEAP Explorer Team 1…

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July 25th, 2019
Bowling Fun!

Young men from our Specialized Treatment Program beat the heat earlier this week by spending an afternoon testing their skills and having some fun at the local bowling ally…

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July 24th, 2019
ZERO, South Mountain's own Therapy Dog is Making a Difference in the lives of our youth!

After a two year training period, specific to our at-risk youth population in residential care, Zero became a registered therapy dog through Pet Partners.…

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July 19th, 2019
Equine Therapy at Abraxas Ohio Teaches Youth to “Ride Through It”

Abraxas Ohio is always looking for new and exciting ways to provide cutting edge treatment for the clients we provide services for…

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July 19th, 2019
Greenhouse & Garden Galore

Students at Abraxas LDP are going “green” in the on-site greenhouse & garden this spring…

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July 19th, 2019
Abraxas Youth Center Partners with Fort Loudon Historical Society

Helping to restore Fort Loudon has instilled in our residents a curiosity about history and an appreciation for preserving it.…

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May 1st, 2019
Abraxas Youth Center Honors Long Time Employee and Friend Cledus Paskins

The Story of Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes inspired students and staff at AYC to create a project to honor a long time employee and friend.…

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April 5th, 2019
Abraxas I and the Pennsylvania Fish Commission
Stocking Trout for Over 20 Years

The 2019 fish stocking season is under way with half our preseason stockings completed.…

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March 27th, 2019
Students' Talent and Creativity Shines at Abraxas Academy

Students at Abraxas Academy in Morgantown, PA participate in Art Education five days a week as part of their daily curriculum.…

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March 19th, 2019
Snow Sculpture Contest

The location of Abraxas I in Marienville, PA lends itself to numerous opportunities for students to experience the outdoors in the surrounding national forest. The winter is no exception. When there is snow and lots of it, its time for the annual Abraxas I Snow Sculpture Contest!…

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March 5th, 2019
Hats Off To Our Graduates!

The Abraxas Leadership Development Program (LDP) recently celebrated two young ladies who earned their high school diplomas while at LDP. At a graduation ceremony with caps, gowns, cake, balloons and staff, youth and family members all in attendance, the diplomas were presented to the two graduates.…

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