High SchoolRoad Academy

  • High Road Academy specializes in individualized, remedial programs for students primarily with learning disabilities.
  • Staff is trained in a variety of methodologies designed for students with severe reading disabilities such as Orton-Gillingham, Lindamood Phoneme Sequencing Program, Phono-Graphix, Language! and others.
  • In addition to specialized strategies, High Road Academy also remains committed to the integration of computer technology in all aspects of the program.
  • As a result, High Road Academy maintains a large repertoire of software programs dedicated to all aspects of the remedial program.
  • As a result of the high degree of improvement in auditory processing skills among certain students who have utilized the FastForWord programs, High Road Academy has made a significant investment in the FastForWord/Gateway family of products.
  • Staff at High Road Academy are committed to educating the wider community in issues related to learning disabilities.
  • The staff actively present seminars and trainings at annual conferences, parent meetings, and for other organizations.
  • The trainings are related to the following topics: Study Skills and Organizational Strategies, Reading Methodologies, Counseling Students with Learning Disabilities, and Strategies for Written Expression.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades 4-11

Student Body

Total Students77 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
49%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade High SchoolRoad Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Laurel
    Phillips School - Laurel
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 64 students
    0.5 miles
    8920 Whiskey Bottom Road
    Laurel, MD 20723
    (301) 470-1620
    0.5 5-12
    64
  • Baltimore
    The Baltimore Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 22 students
    13.7 miles
    3800 Frederick Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21229
    (410) 233-1400
    13.7 8-12
    22
  • Crownsville
    Grades: NS-12 | 495 students
    14.7 miles
    1130 Anne Chambers Way
    Crownsville, MD 21032
    (410) 923-3660
    14.7 NS-12
    495
  • Frostburg
    Salem School
    Special Education School (Christian)
    Grades: 7-12 | 17 students
    126.7 miles
    605 Salem Drive
    Frostburg, MD 21532
    (301) 689-0322
    126.7 7-12
    17
  • Annapolis
    Grades: NS-12 | 650 students
    22.1 miles
    534 Hillsmere Drive
    Annapolis, MD 21403
    (410) 263-9231
    22.1 NS-12
    650

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