Education Department

Student Spotlight

Meet "J.J." !

"If I show J.J. something once, I never have to show him again." -Laurie Munley


SOAR is a collaborative program of Marywood University and the Northeastern Educational Intermediate Unit. The NEIU supports local school districts in educating students through collaboration and innovation. Classes for SOAR students are taught by NEIU instructors.

For more information about the NEIU, visit .

Executive Director

Bob McTiernan

Director of Special Education

Kelly Dickey

Supervisor of Special Education

Kirsten Samsell