Current Social Skills Training Offerings

Social Skills Classes for Youth Ages 9-12

With a focus on fun and engaging activities, the social skills classes for youth are specifically designed to give 9-12 year old students the opportunity to directly learn and practice social skills in an affirming and supportive small group environment.  Social skills classes are packed with activities and team games assure students will have a great experience with their peers as they learn and practice new social and communication skills.  Benefits include improved confidence and self-esteem, self-pride, feelings of belonging and accomplishment, new friendships, more invitations and lots of fun.  Read more…

Social Skills Classes for Teens Ages 13-17

The social skills class for teens brings laughter, levity and camaraderie to the learning environment.  Teens love fun, liveliness and laughing with their peers, and this social skills class focuses on the games and activities teens tell us they enjoy most.   Fun improv games and cooperative activities involving movement, humor, and creative expression are the framework we use to help teens better understand social language and communicate with confidence.  The teens will improve their leadership and teamwork skills as they connect in fun ways with their classmates. In a non-competitive and affirming atmosphere, students will be able to feel more comfortable and at ease in social situations.  Read more…

Additional Important Information For Parents


All Skill Sparks programs are open to the public.
All Sessions are taught at:
Groves Academy
3200 Minnesota 100 S
St Louis Park, MN 55416