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Woodlynde School

Type: Day
Gender: Coed
445 Upper Gulph Rd
Strafford, PA
19087-5498

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About

Woodlynde School is a private, co-ed college prep day school located in Strafford, Pennsylvania, that serves intelligent, talented students with learning differences in grades K - 12. Woodlynde provides a comprehensive, evidence-based Kindergarten, elementary, middle and high school program in a challenging yet nurturing environment for students with average to above average cognitive abilities (IQ) who have language- or math-based learning differences (such as Dyslexia, Dysgraphia or Dyscalculia), Executive Function Challenges, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), or Auditory Processing Disorder. Even for those students without a diagnosed learning disability (LD), Woodlynde offers expert and caring teachers in small classroom settings that support academic success. Woodlynde School also offers a post-graduate (PG) program in partnership with Rosemont College as well as a regional Summer Camp for students who learn differently.

What is your teaching or educational philosophy?

Woodlynde students benefit from a challenging college-prep curriculum tailored to their individual learning needs and enhanced by expert and caring teachers, learning specialists, and school counselors who collaborate across disciplines and divisions to shape each child's educational path. Woodlynde offers comprehensive education programs of multi-sensory, evidence-based teaching methods; differentiated instruction; metacognition strategies; and innovative assistive technology.

Woodlynde School's expert and caring teaching colleagues engage with their students as learners and as people, helping them develop strategies for their distinct learning styles, fearless self-advocacy, and robust confidence that serves them throughout their lives.

As professionals in their field, teaching colleagues not only engage in extensive professional development to continuously hone their knowledge, skills, and passion for working with students who learn differently, they are also sought out as experts by their colleagues in the regional educational community.

What is your mission statement?

Woodlynde School welcomes and serves students who learn differently and empowers them to become strategic thinkers and self-advocates in a challenging and supportive college preparatory environment.

Enrollment

230

Keywords:

K-12 College Prep Learning Differences Individualized Learning