High Road Academy

9705 Washington Blvd N,
Laurel, MD, 20723-0207
Tel: (301)483-8605
High Road Academy specializes in individualized, remedial programs for students primarily with learning disabilities.
Staff is trained in a variety of methodologies designed for students with severe reading disabilities such as Orton-Gillingham, Lindamood Phoneme Sequencing Program, Phono-Graphix, Language! and others.
In addition to specialized strategies, High Road Academy also remains committed to the integration of computer technology in all aspects of the program.
As a result, High Road Academy maintains a large repertoire of software programs dedicated to all aspects of the remedial program.
As a result of the high degree of improvement in auditory processing skills among certain students who have utilized the FastForWord programs, High Road Academy has made a significant investment in the FastForWord/Gateway family of products.
Staff at High Road Academy are committed to educating the wider community in issues related to learning disabilities.
The staff actively present seminars and trainings at annual conferences, parent meetings, and for other organizations.
The trainings are related to the following topics: Study Skills and Organizational Strategies, Reading Methodologies, Counseling Students with Learning Disabilities, and Strategies for Written Expression.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades 4 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 74 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 31%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade High Road Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Phillips School - Laurel (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Phillips School - Laurel (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Julia Brown Montessori Schools (1 miles away)
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  • Laurel Phillips School - Laurel
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    8920 Whiskey Bottom Road
    Laurel , MD , 20723
    (301)470-1620
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.5  mi  |  138  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Laurel
    The Julia Brown Montessori Schools
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    9450 Madison Ave
    Laurel , MD , 20723
    (301)498-0604
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    1  mi  |  60  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Savage Bethel Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Po Box 406
    Savage , MD , 20763
    (301)725-4673
    (Assembly of God)
    1.2  mi  |  329  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Laurel First Baptist School Of Laurel
    (Baptist)
    15002 First Baptist Ln
    Laurel , MD , 20707
    (301)490-1076
    (Baptist)
    1.7  mi  |  188  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Laurel
    St. Vincent Pallotti High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    113 Saint Marys Place
    Laurel , MD , 20707
    (301)725-3228
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.7  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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