Chelsea School

Chelsea School educates promising students with specific language-based learning differences in a rigorous, individualized college preparatory environment to become lifelong, independent learner.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Enrollment: 63 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $37,357
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 5-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Language-learning based learning disabilties
Year Founded
1976
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
63 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
85%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Chelsea School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
6 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Financial aid is available. Please contact the admissions office for inquiries.
Admissions Director
Deborah Lourie

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

School Notes

  • Chelsea School is a non-profit, non-public school for students withlearning differences. Chelsea School is located inHyattsville, MD, and serves students from the DC Metro Area.Our studentsare middle school and high school students (grades 5-12) with language-based learning differences and ADD/ADHD.Our faculty and staffincludes dedicated teachers who are certified in special education and/or their specific content area.Our curriculumis designed to prepare students for the rigors of college-level courses and includes small group instruction, and remedial tutorials, as well as access to speech-language therapy, occupational therapy and counseling.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Chelsea School cost?
Chelsea School's tuition is approximately $37,357 for private students.
What sports does Chelsea School offer?
Chelsea School offers 4 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Soccer, Softball and Track and Field.
When is the application deadline for Chelsea School?
The application deadline for Chelsea School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

5  
Chelsea School is exceptionally good and successful in its education of LD students, especially those with dyslexia and ADHD. The administration & teachings staff are dedicated, patient, creative, and supportive of students & parents. Students evolve into self-confident, capable individuals who college-ready if they so chose that path. Extracurricular activities are diverse and interesting, with a history of success in its sports programs, & annually students are recognized for their academic & extracurricular success. Chelsea is without a doubt a remarkable school with a positive learning environment & proven success.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Enrollment: 63 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $37,357
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Hyattsville, MD is $14,731 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Hyattsville, MD is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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