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Our Stories

Pierce

Our Stories

Pierce was born with microtia/atresia and began his journey to listen and talk in Clarke New York’s Birth to Age Three Program. Pierce’s family, including his grandparents, remained engaged with the Clarke community long after their move from the city. Now seven years old, Pierce is thriving! He’s doing well in school,  is surrounded by many friends, and is passionate about  baseball and soccerLooking ahead, Pierce is excited to attend sleepaway camp this summer.  

In a recent note to the New York team, Pierce’s mom wrote, “Life has gotten busy, but Clarke has the most special place in our heart.” 

We are excited to see where Pierce will go next! 

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Muhammad

Muhammad was diagnosed at birth with bilateral moderate to profound hearing loss. Today he’s fluent in spoken English and Arabic.

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Nora

Nora has congenital profound hearing loss and uses bilateral cochlear implants. She shines on stage in her school plays!  

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Krystina

Krystina attends the University of New Hampshire as an empowered advocate for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing.

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Jeremy

Jeremy

Congratulations to Clarke alum Jeremy, who graduated from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University in May 2022!

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Kayleigh

Today, Kayleigh is in the school choir and receives top marks in school. “I want to be a teacher of the deaf at Clarke because I always felt welcomed…”

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Anna

Anna

Anna’s hearing loss came on suddenly, and her family did not have a history or experience with hearing loss. Anna’s family attributes her success to support from her Clarke teacher of the deaf. Today, Anna’s family reports that she is thriving with school and home activities including dance, basketball, horseback riding and swimming.

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Emma

Emma was awarded a school-wide award for perseverance! Darragh, Emma’s Mom said, “We know that she wouldn’t be where she is today if it wasn’t for our whole Clarke family!”

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Addyson

Addyson is the only student in her school district with cochlear implants, and she’s excelling at more than gymnastics. She’s a straight-A, second-grade student who is reading at a fourth-grade level. Her favorite subject is math. 

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Matthew

In early January, Clarke student Matthew and his classmates learned about Martin Luther King Jr. The following week, Matthew’s teacher asked him to share “weekend news” with the class. He drew a picture of himself at his house and wrote:   I

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