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Welcome to
New Story Schools,
Independence, OH
Coming in early 2022

About Independence

We are excited to announce that New Story Schools will open our first location in the Independence metro area in 2022. Please sign up for updates on our progress in Independence and we’ll be share to share more information as we have it!

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Populations Served

  • K-12, ages 3-21
  • Autism Support
  • Emotional Support
A map shows the location of the New Story Schools in Independence, Ohio.
  • School Leadership

    Berry Thompson, Head of School, invites you to learn more about this location and the services we provide for students with special education needs.

    Berry Thompson, Head of School, Independence

    Berry Thompson

    Head of School

  • School Services
    • 12 classrooms for Autism and Emotional Support students
    • Counseling
    • Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
    • Verbal Behavior Milestones Assessment and Placement Program (VB-MAPP)
    • Assessment of Basic Language and Learning Skills (ABLLS)
  • Resources

    We are excited to work with the Independence community. Check out some of our favorite places to get to know us better:

  • Careers

    We will soon be hiring teachers, classroom support, and other team members to help change lives in our Independence school. Please sign up for our mailing list to be kept up to speed on opportunities as they become available.



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