Fast Facts

Kindergarten through 8th grade program for bright students who learn differently

  • Small class size, between 8 to 13 students
  • Staff to student ratio of 1 to 4
  • Most highly credentialed teaching faculty of any LD school in the DC area
  • Every Lead Classroom Teacher is licensed by the Virginia Department of Education and has a specific endorsement in learning disabilities
  • Over 75% of the faculty have Master's Degrees or higher
  • Multisensory instruction to accommodate various learning styles
  • Research-based phonetic reading program
  • Use of technology to enhance instruction 
  • Speech/language and occupational therapies available on site on a contractual basis
  • Social Skills lessons in all classes; pragmatic language classes for younger students
  • Social Studies and Science incorporate study skills and hands-on activities
  • Adaptive P.E. instruction four days per week
  • Enriching classes in Art and Music enhance the curriculum
  • Highly experienced staff stays abreast of developments in teaching methods and techniques