TF student takes concerns to Helena

Callie McGillis helps make a difference for other students battling dyslexia


February 7, 2019

Shana Neesvig

HOPING FOR A CHANGE - Callie McGillis (pictured with her younger sister Kelci) went to Helena asking for legislative support of SB 140, a bill requiring state educational institutions to establish dyslexia identification, screening and intervention. When she grows up, Callie wants to become a teacher who specializes in instructing dyslexic children.

For more than five years, Thompson Falls resident Maggie McGillis and her sixth-grade daughter Callie, have been praying for their dream to come true. With some newly gained momentum, it just might be in their favor.

Callie took her concerns to the Thompson Falls School Board on Monday, and on...

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