Carroll School

25 Baker Bridge Road,
Lincoln, MA, 01773-0177
Tel: (781)259-8342
Grades: 1 - 9 | 396 students
Carroll School specializes in the education and the remediation of children of average to superior intelligence who have been diagnosed with dyslexia or a language-based learning disability.
The program helps the language-disabled child grow to the point where he/she can successfully return to a regular public or a private school setting.
Children are grouped according to their language competency and grade.
In all subjects, teachers use a multisensory approach to learning and place emphasis on improving reading, writing, and organizational skills.
Carroll also integrates cognitive development programs into every grade.
The use of technology in the curriculum provides innovative methods of learning through the use of interactive whiteboards and in conjunction with a variety of educational software, web applications, and internet resources.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 9
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-Based Learning Disabilities
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 396 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Carroll School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 156 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 53%
Average Class Size 7 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $42,672
% on Financial Aid 20%
Admissions Director Lesley Nesbitt
Admissions Associate David Barkin

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and Field, WrestlingBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
Track and FieldWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Athletic Team Competitions, Bounders, Creative Dramatics, Fab Lab, Performing Arts, Recreational Games, Studio Art, Supervised Study Bounders, Fab Lab, Studio Art, Athletic Team Competitions,
Creative Dramatics,
Performing Arts,
Recreational Games,
Supervised Study,

School Notes:

  • Please contact Carroll School Admission Office for detailed information about testing and records required for admission or go to admissions section of our website.
  • Profile last updated: 07/07/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Walden Street School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Birches School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Apple Valley Montessori School (3.4 miles away)
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  • Recommended January 24, 2014 - best school in the world for people with dyslexia. - Posted by Parent

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