Camperdown Academy enables bright dyslexic students to achieve their maximum academic potential and provides educational outreach to help the community engage the full talents of dyslexic students and adults. The multi-sensory, individualized approach to education results in a 98.8% high school graduation rate for alumni. The school is recognized as one of the Top 50 Best Private Schools for Special Needs, and it is one of only a handful of schools nationwide accredited by the Orton-Gillingham Academy as both a training and teaching institution.

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 1-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia
Year Founded
1986
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$1,800
Summer Program Cost Notes
More information about Camp Creekside can be found on the website.
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
182 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Camperdown Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
10 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(solid colored pants and solid colored polo shirt)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$24,650 for grades 3-8 $20,550 for grades 1-2
% on Financial Aid
27%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$4,000
Admissions Director
Becky Zawadzki

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Late Stay options

School Notes

  • Students receive targeted instruction based on their learning profile. With a schoolwide student to teacher ratio of 3:1, teaching is individualized with a focus on the child learning how to advocate for his or her own educational needs. Camperdown Academy accepts applications year-round. More information can be found by visiting the website.
Profile last updated: 01/12/2021

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