Centerville Layton School

  • Centreville Layton School offers a robust educational and cultural experience for students who learn differently.
  • The program identifies academic and social needs of the individual and provides a curriculum that focuses on problem solving and critical thinking. Through intervention and strengthening learning strategies, the school empowers each student to reach his or her potential.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit or Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Delaware Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, LD, ADD, ADHD, Language based
Year Founded1974
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students102 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 18%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size9 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$29,075
Admissions DirectorMeghan Kivler

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Winter TrackBasketballCross Country,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerWinter Track,

School Notes

  • Centreville Layton School`s program is designed to meet the individual needs of children and adolescents who learn differently. Numerous challenges to the learning process can interfere with a child`s ability to succeed in a large, traditional classroom. Our students build skill sets and develop learning strategies so they can overcome challenges and achieve academically and thrive socially.

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  • Newark
    The College School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-8 | 35 students
    12.1 miles
    459 Wyoming Road
    Newark, DE 19716
    (302)831-0222
    12.1 2-8
    35
  • Wilmington
    The Pilot School
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    Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 150 students
    3.7 miles
    208 Woodlawn Road
    Wilmington, DE 19803
    (302)478-1740
    3.7 K-8
    150
  • Hockessin
    Grades: PK-12 | 577 students
    4.8 miles
    6900 Lancaster Pike
    Hockessin, DE 19707
    (302)235-6500
    4.8 PK-12
    577
  • Newark
    Grades: K-8 | 83 students
    13 miles
    401 Phillips Avenue
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)368-7772
    13 K-8
    83
  • Wilmington
    Grades: PK-12 | 210 students
    7.2 miles
    2510 Marsh Road
    Wilmington, DE 19810
    (302)475-3247
    7.2 PK-12
    210

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The average private school tuition in Wilmington, DE is $11,222 for elementary schools and $16,771 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Wilmington, DE is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).