High SchoolRoad Academy

9705 Washington Blvd N
Laurel, MD 20723
Tel: (301)483-8605
  • 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.: 33%
Students by GradeHigh 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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