AIM Academy

Tel: (215)483-2461
Grades: 1-11 | 286 students
Our mission is to provide extraordinary educational opportunities to children with language based learning disabilities such as dyslexia, dysgraphia, and dyscalculia, utilizing research based intervention strategies and an arts based learning environment that is college preparatory in scope and sequence and to develop a center for educational excellence and professional development to disseminate best practices to educators by providing access to the latest research-based curriculum, technology, and training. 

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Grades Offered Grades 1-11
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia / Language-based

Student Body

Total Students 286 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade AIM Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Lindsey Boden
Admissions Associate Allison Bedrosian


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Flag Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
CrewCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Business and Management Club, Chess Club, Drama Society, Girls on the Run, Handwork Program, Intramural Sports, Student Council, The Growl- School Newspaper, The Moon- Arts Magazine, Yearbook Chess Club, Drama Society, Yearbook, Business and Management Club,
Girls on the Run,
Handwork Program,
Intramural Sports,
Student Council,
The Growl- School Newspaper,
The Moon- Arts Magazine,

School Notes:

  • AIM Academy was created with the belief that children with language based learning disabilities can and will thrive in a rigorous academic setting when they are taught by a highly committed, experienced and creative faculty who have ongoing access to the latest research, best practices, technological resources, and experts in their field. We dedicate ourselves to putting research into practice every day. Our students thrive in classrooms that offer multi-sensory and experiential learning and our programs are designed to foster self-esteem and social responsibility. Their academic and intellectual development is further enhanced by an array of extracurricular activities and enrichment in the arts, athletics and community service. It is our goal, that upon graduation, our students are prepared for the challenges, complexities and choices available to them at university and beyond. Curiosity, collaboration, compassion, confidence and critical thinking are their tools for success.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Green Tree School & Services (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Josaphat Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Child School (0.4 miles away)
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