The Open Doorway Inc

1480 S Military Trl,
West Palm Beach, FL, 33415-0561
Tel: (561)434-2788
Grades: K - 12 | 65 students
The Open Doorway Inc offers a very unique educational experience.
Each of our students receive individualized curriculum and one on one instruction.
Our classes are small and flexible to meet the needs of the individual student on the daily basis.
This unique educational experience provides for personalized instruction and encourages maximum academic and personal growth.
The Open Doorway Inc is a private K- 12 McKay scholarship approved school and educational center for individuals with special needs and their families.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported learning disabled, ADHD, and variety of other needs
Year Founded 2006

Student Body

Total Students 65 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade The Open Doorway Inc Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 1%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(no uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Do not charge beyond the McKay; do charge on McKay 504 only $2000.00
Acceptance Rate 85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr Elaine Lewis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Journalist/Yearbook Club, Youth Outreach Club Journalist/Yearbook Club,
Youth Outreach Club,

School Notes:

  • We accept the typical student as well as the special need student that is looking to graduate with a regular diploma and go on to a college or tech program later in life.
  • Profile last updated: 07/29/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Horizons Christian Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Victory Baptist Preschool (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Victory Baptist Preschool (0.3 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West Palm Beach Victory Baptist Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    4601 Forest Hill Blvd
    West Palm Beach , FL , 33415
    (561)965-5091
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    0.3  mi  |  78  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • West Palm Beach
    New Horizons Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    4281 Palm Ave
    West Palm Beach , FL , 33406
    (561)433-5933
    (Christian)
    0.4  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • West Palm Beach
    Abc Children's Learning Academy
    4330 Summit Blvd
    West Palm Beach , FL , 33406
    (516)964-2800
    0.5  mi  |  93  students  |  Gr.  K-2
  • West Palm Beach
    Summit Christian School
    (Christian)
    4900 Summit Blvd
    West Palm Beach , FL , 33415
    (561)986-8081
    (Christian)
    0.7  mi  |  696  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • West Palm Beach
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Holy Name Of Jesus School
    (Roman Catholic)
    345 S Military Trl
    West Palm Beach , FL , 33415
    (561)683-2990
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  229  students  |  Gr.  K-9

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Rankings or Comparisons?
Rankings or Comparisons?
Choosing the right private school for your child involves comparing schools as opposed to ranking them.
7 Ways Kids Can Avoid Summer Brain Drain
The summer "Brain Drain," also known as the "Summer Slide" is a term commonly used by educators and parents alike to describe the learning loss that takes place for many students during summer months. We polled the experts and found the 7 best ways parents and kids can combat the problem head on.
Marketing the Small Private School: Communicating with Your Community
The foundation of any successful small private school marketing program is having clear, consistent and authoritative in-house communications. We take a look at what is involved in this second article on marketing the small private school.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!