The Open Doorway Inc

1480 S Military Trl
West Palm Beach, FL 33415-0561
Tel: (561)434-2788
Grades: K-12 | 69 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
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported learning disabled, ADHD, and variety of other needs including autism and other related disorders
Year Founded 2006

Student Body

Total Students 69 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade The Open Doorway Inc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr Elaine Lewis


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Games/gaming, Journalist/Yearbook Club, Music Appreciation, Youth Outreach Club Games/gaming, Journalist/Yearbook Club,
Music Appreciation,
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.
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