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Wyncote Academy

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Essential Information

7613 Old York Road
Melrose Park, PA 19027

215-885-2000

Serves bright underachievers of potential who would thrive in a small, more personal learning environment that does not teach to standardized tests

Additional Information

Website: http://www.wyncoteacademy.org

Disabilities Served:
Asperger syndrome
Emotional/behavioral disorder
Learning disability / ADHD

County: Montgomery

Location (state-county): PA-Montgomery

Enrollment: 50

Grades or ages of school: Grades 6-12

Staff:student ratio: 1:8

Gender of students: coed

% of graduates who attend college: 80%

Offers summer camp, program or school: yes

School's Approach: Exceptional art program, outdoor ed. program with week-long trips throughout the year. Philosophy of experiential learning.

Paid Blurb 2015-2016: no

Paid Blurb 2016-2017: no

Update 2015-16: yes

Update 2016-17: no

Transportation provided: no

Tuition structure (% FAPE reimbursement/financial aid offered, etc.): $26,500; financial aid, scholarships and tuition payment plan available.

Tuition structure: Financial aid offered

Learning strategies/therapies utilized: Wilson Reading System and philosophy of experiential learning: art, music, international travel, outdoor-education program with week-long trips

Learning strategies:
Transition to college
Wilson Reading

Support services:
Counseling
Occupational therapy
Physical therapy

Vocational/life skills: College prep

Extracurriculars offered: Tri-County Independent School League baseball, basketball, cross-country, golf, soccer, tennis, volleyball

Specific learning strategies, support services or vocational programs not listed above: socials skills; autistic support; supportive learning environment, Summer program

Paid Blurb 2016: no

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