The REAL Children

Meet the amazing kids in our program!

Christian loves to paint, create and play with friends at The REAL Program
Christian loves to paint, create and play with friends at The REAL Program
Enjoying a (pre-COVID) summer climb in our favorite North Shore Community College tree!
Enjoying a (pre-COVID) summer climb in our favorite North Shore Community College tree!
Mountain scene created by Crystal in our virtual art classes.
Mountain scene created by Crystal in our virtual art classes.
Amina and Crystal enjoying this beautiful setting at the home of Becky Richardson, Nahant -summer 20
Amina and Crystal enjoying this beautiful setting at the home of Becky Richardson, Nahant -summer 20
Reading together is beautiful... just like these REAL students
Reading together is beautiful... just like these REAL students
Hayley is a fun girl who loves, loves, loves the tree
Hayley is a fun girl who loves, loves, loves the tree
The REAL Program is just like The Little Engine that Could
The REAL Program is just like The Little Engine that Could
Jeremy is a great climber, artist and brother!
Jeremy is a great climber, artist and brother!
Kauri has a smile that won't quit--all day long!
Kauri has a smile that won't quit--all day long!
That smile goes on for days!
That smile goes on for days!
Playing together is a big part of learning
Playing together is a big part of learning
Crystal's t-shirt says it all!
Crystal's t-shirt says it all!
Eduardo loves to read in the branches of the tree
Eduardo loves to read in the branches of the tree
REAL teaching interns make a big difference. This is Caty!
REAL teaching interns make a big difference. This is Caty!
Summer walks to the library in Beverly Farms provide a KEY ingredient to our recipe for success!
Summer walks to the library in Beverly Farms provide a KEY ingredient to our recipe for success!
Uriel and Stella at the 2019 Pete's Park Summer Fun Day!
Uriel and Stella at the 2019 Pete's Park Summer Fun Day!
A little REAL smile competition here! Raisa Ferreras (ESL teacher, board member) and Kauri have fun.
A little REAL smile competition here! Raisa Ferreras (ESL teacher, board member) and Kauri have fun.
Jose is a strong basketball player, builder and great friend to all at The REAL Program
Jose is a strong basketball player, builder and great friend to all at The REAL Program
This says it all!
This says it all!
Kauri is still smiling!
Kauri is still smiling!
Muhammed plays chess and board games- we do lots of that when we can!
Muhammed plays chess and board games- we do lots of that when we can!
Hayley not in the tree!
Hayley not in the tree!
One requirement for finding our home at 17 Atlantic St, Lynn was proximity to open space to RUN!
One requirement for finding our home at 17 Atlantic St, Lynn was proximity to open space to RUN!