Chartwell School

2511 Numa Watson Road
Seaside, CA 93955-0939
     Tel: (831)394-3468
Grades: K - 12 | 85 students
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Chartwell K-8 School and The New High School Project are dedicated to meeting the educational needs of students diagnosed with dyslexia and other related learning difficulties, which include attention deficit disorder and non-verbal learning disabilities, through its Elementary, Middle and High School programs and services.  The focus of these programs is to develop sound academic, athletic and social skills which enable students to experience success in their future endeavors.  

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/Language-based
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 85 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Chartwell School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress Code)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $31,880
Tuition Notes Tuition Support Fund discount available to new students entering Chartwell in their first year.
% on Financial Aid 50%
Average Financial Aid Grant $12,000
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Graydon Mitchell
Admissions Associate Nora Lee, Head of K-8 School


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, SoccerBasketballFootball,

School Notes:

  • Where the Science of Learning Meets the Art of Teaching
  • Comprehensive, WASC accredited academic program
  • Full year -- Summer -- After-school
  • Research-based instruction for LD/Dyslexia
  • Reading, writing, math, self-esteem, professional development, and consulting
  • Hands-on learning experience
  • Green campus

Profile last updated: 08/30/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marina Christian School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pegasus Montessori School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pegasus Montessori School (2.9 miles away)
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