Riverside School District held Autism Awareness Month activities recently. First- and second-grade students had an opportunity to experience assistive technology, a sensory room and sensory manipulatives, light tables and communication devices. Kindergarten students used bubbles to represent support for Autism Awareness month.
From left, front row: principal Scott Pentasuglio, occupational therapist Suzanne Derenick, autistic support teacher Heather DeNinno, PLCTA founder Kathleen Walsh, para professional Lori Bradley, and special education director Michael Cole. Back tow: speech and language therapist Kathleen Vitale and para professional Angel Branch.