Chelsea School

2970 Belcrest Center Drive, Suite300
Hyattsville, MD 20782-0209
Tel: (240)467-2100
Grades: 5-12 | 63 students
Chelsea School educates promising students with specific language-based learning differences in a rigorous, individualized college preparatory environment to become lifelong, independent learner

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-learning based learning disabilties
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 63 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Chelsea School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 6 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $37,357
Tuition Notes Financial aid is available. Please contact the admissions office for inquiries.
Admissions Director Deborah Lourie


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,

School Notes:

  • Chelsea School is a non-profit, non-public school for students with learning differences. Chelsea School is located in Hyattsville, MD, and serves students from the DC Metro Area. Our students are middle school and high school students (grades 5-12) with language-based learning differences and ADD/ADHD.Our faculty and staff includes dedicated teachers who are certified in special education and/or their specific content area. Our curriculum is designed to prepare students for the rigors of college-level courses and includes small group instruction, and remedial tutorials, as well as access to speech-language therapy, occupational therapy and counseling.

Profile last updated: 08/17/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Griggs International Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Griggs International Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Grace Episcopal Day School (0.7 miles away)
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    Silver Spring, MD 20914
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    Grace Episcopal Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    Grades: NS-5 | 82 students
    0.7 miles
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    Kensington, MD 20895
  • Silver Spring
    Grades: PK-1 | 99 students
    0.7 miles
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    Silver Spring, MD 20910
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    Grades: 9-12 | 58 students
    0.7 miles
    955 Sligo Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
  • Silver Spring
    Grades: PK-K | 70 students
    0.8 miles
    9504 Brunett Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20901

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