Woodland Hall Academy

5246 Centerville Road,
Tallahassee, FL, 32309-0323
Tel: (850)893-2216
Woodland Hall Academy accepts bright students who have dyslexia, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders, Aspergers, and related language disorders.
These students have language and perceptual difficulties.
Their abilities and academic skills in relation to their potential are generally below what would be expected.
These students have experienced difficulty in regular classrooms because their reading, comprehension, writing, spelling or mathematics skills are below grade level or beneath their expected performance.
Often they have attention concentration deficits, organizational difficulties and/or a poor self-concept.
Woodland Hall Academy is one of the few schools in the country who work with children with ADHD without the use of medication.
Children with ADHD are taught how to focus, maintain organization, and develop self-control through positive reinforcement and logical consequences.
Woodland Hall Academy is accredited by The National Private Schools Accreditation Alliance and is a member of the Florida Association of Special Education Facilities as well as a member of the Coalition of McKay Scholarship Schools.
The goal of Woodland Hall Academy is to remediate the child within a reasonable time period and help the child develop the appropriate skills needed to return to regular academic classrooms and to function adequately within his intelligence range without stress or undue frustration.
Generally, a minimum of three or four years is required.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/Language-based/ADHD/Aspergers/Auditory Processing Deficits
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 22 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Woodland Hall Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 5 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki,navy blue, grey pants and white or solid blue shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Sliding scale based on parent income, some scholarships available
% on Financial Aid 60%
Admissions Director Amber Mitchell
Admissions Associate drills@talstar.com

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Yearbook, Games Club, Art Club, Florida High School/High Tech, Student Council Yearbook, Games Club, Art Club, Florida High School/High Tech,
Student Council,

School Notes:

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Community Christian School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Celebration Baptist Kinderschool (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Comforter Episcopal School Inc (1.6 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended April 30, 2013 - My child has Autism/Aspersers and all I can say is we thank God each day for Woodland Hall Academy!. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended October 27, 2012 - Woodland Hall Academy is a great school for children with learning differences. The small class size, structured multi-sensory curriculum, and focus on self-confidence make it a great environment for learning. Our son has attended for four years and it has made all the difference in the world. - Posted by Parent

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