Newfound School

2206 Heads Ln Ste 100
Carrollton, TX 75006
     Tel: (214)390-1749
Grades: PK - 10 | 21 students
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Newfound is a school with a challenging academic focus with a social skills component as an integral part of the curriculum.
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We serve students in grades (PreK-12) with behavior and learning challenges.
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Our specialties include: High Functioning Autism, Asperger's, PDD, Emotional and Behavioral Challenges, ADD/ADHD, and LD.
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Students with other needs will be considered.
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Newfound's curriculum is comprehensive.
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We have a small student to staff ratio to insure individual attention.
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A learning plan based on individual strengths and weaknesses is developed for each child.
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Newfound's Executive Directors, Dr. Marsha Guernsey, and Dr. Bill Robb have Doctorates in Education, and many years of experience with regular and special education.
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Executive Directors are "hands on" and actively involved with all aspects of the school.
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Newfound School is designed to provide meaningful instruction and learning in a caring, nurturing atmosphere.
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Students are provided lifelong learning strategies for academics, behavior, and social skills.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 10
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 21 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 94%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Newfound School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(khaki pants, polo shirt, tennis shoes.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Associate

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The St. Anthony School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Crest Private School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Baptist Carrollton Weekday Preschool (1.1 miles away)
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