The Shorkey Center and Instruction Junction Preschool will be closed for Thanksgiving Holidays from Wednesday, November 26 through Sunday, November 30. We will re-open on Monday, December 1 at 7:00… Read more >
The Shorkey Center celebrated its 70th Anniversary with an Open House, November 20, 2014. The gallery below shows a few of the visitors from the event.
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Our mission is to provide comprehensive services designed to meet the needs of the “whole child.” This includes effective physical rehabilitation, occupational rehabilitation, diagnostic evaluations, direct educational services, special counseling,… Read more >
Ryan Blackmon, Eagle Scout candidate, chose the Shorkey Center for his Eagle Scour project. He and his scout troop transformed our old computer lab space into a new, beautiful library… Read more >
Thank you to VALERO for the incredibly generous donation!!! Your kindness will do so much good for so many children.
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Richard L. Shorkey Center began as a private school in April 1944 by Emilia Lockhart and James K. Lightner. The mission was to provide “hand and arm work and locomotion… Read more >
During the summer months, our Instruction Junction Preschool students learned about different artists and the mediums the artists work with. The summer long lessons cumulated with an Art Show in… Read more >