Alumni Stories


Alumni Stories: Caitlin

My name is Caitlin, and I graduated from OLS Bellevue College in 2013. I am now in my 5th year as an After-school Assistant and Nap Teacher at Learning Tree Montessori school. I was hired by Learning Tree after I completed my internship there during my 4th year at OLS. I really love working in ...more about Alumni Stories: Caitlin


Alumni Stories: Virginia

My name is Virginia, and I graduated from the OLS program in 2014. I am currently a Teacher Assistant and After-School Assistant at Lakeview Montessori where I have worked for the last 3 years. I chose to work with children because I am good and it and I really enjoy working with them. I chose to ...more about Alumni Stories: Virginia


Alumni Stories: Lauren Arasim

Lauren with Hamlet My name is Lauren Arasim. I’m studying to become a Veterinary Assistant at Renton Technical College, and I plan to graduate in August 2018. The program I am in is a full year, including a summer quarter as an intern at a veterinary clinic where I can start using the skills I’ve ...more about Alumni Stories: Lauren Arasim


Alumni Stories: Kate

“Ten Years ago, October 17 2003, I was hit by a car. After that, I thought my life was over, and I wouldn’t go anywhere in life. I finally decided to attend OLS at Bellevue College in 2009. With this program, I learned about The Brain Injury Association of Washington while researching for my internship. ...more about Alumni Stories: Kate


Alumni Stories: Evan

OLS Alumni Evan at work

“My name is Evan. I graduated from OLS in June of 2012, and I’m now working for a catering group on the Microsoft campus called “Compass Group”. Currently I’m a food prep worker. My job tasks includes preparing variety of food items such as bacon, breakfast potatoes, fajita mix (green and red peppers and yellow ...more about Alumni Stories: Evan