Hear what people are saying about North Star:

Alexander

I always did fine in school, but I never enjoyed going to it.

Alaina

This journey has truly changed my life for the better.

Melinda

I needed to find another way for my child.

Sylvia

In school I got angrier and less tolerant of those around me.

Lori

I see my son opening more and more doors every day.

Jacob

Jacob is now a professor at the University of Michigan.

Jen

Jennifer now owns and operates her own massage practice.

Raphaela

I feel pretty certain that North Star saved my life.

Kiva

Kiva draws storyboards and works as an illustrator.

Edward

My son is an artistically gifted and creative person.

Oliver

The only problem I had in school was boredom.

Nora

How do you keep a “gifted” child interested and happy?

Jodi

Parent speaks about how North Star “saved my family.”

Ramon

One our first members of North Star when it first began in 1996.

Jonah

I could have spent the last 6 years fighting.

Michael

Michael produces the political podcast, Majority Report.

Hannah

My life has improved more than I could have dreamed.

Dan

I know that I am not going back to high school.

Carol

You can’t get a plant to grow by tugging on its leaves.

Abby

Bright, capable, and miserable in school.

Catherine

I am grateful for the safe haven of North Star.

Casey

I want something different. My curious brain won’t conform.