Tel: (978) 236-3000
Landmark is a coeducational boarding and day school for students with a language-based learning disabilities such as dyslexia, SLD in reading, or a disorder of written expression.
With a college preparatory high school, a middle school, and an elementary school, Landmark is one of the most comprehensive schools serving students with language-based learning disabilities in the United States.
Landmark accepts students in grades 2-12, who are curious, intelligent, motivated to learn, but need remedial help with reading, writing, spelling, listening, speaking as well as mathematics.
With a 1:3 teacher-student ratio, the key to Landmark's successful model is the daily one-to-one tutorial.
Landmark also offers a Summer Program, which combines intensive, academic skill development with recreational activities.
A customized program, including a daily one-to-one tutorial, is designed for each student to improve reading, writing, spelling, and study skills.
The Summer Program accepts students in grades 1-12, who possess average to superior intelligence, a healthy social and emotional well being, and have been diagnosed with a language-based learning disability.
Situated on two beautiful campuses just 25 miles north of Boston, students take advantage of its North Shore location and its many cultural opportunities.
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Landmark School places among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
- Student Body Largest student body
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other special emphasis association(s)|
State or regional independent school association
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Dyslexia / Language-based|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost||$6,900|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||$9,150 including boarding|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Total Students||280 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 23%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||280 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||1:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||6 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(collared shirt and khaki pants)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$62,500|
|Tuition Notes||Residential Tuition: 82,100.00|
|Admissions Director||Elizabeth Parker|
|Admissions Associate||Melody O'Neil|
|Endowment Size||$15 million|
|Total Sports Offered||13 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseball, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Golf,
Lacrosse, Mountain Biking,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||11 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Arts and Music Programs:|
Dance, Fine Arts, Music Instruction, Performing Arts, Technical Theater, Woodworking
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Auto Mechanics, MakerSpace-STEAMworks, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Yoga
- Founded in 1971, Landmark School is recognized as a leader in the field of language-based learning disabilities.
- Individualized instruction and remediation, daily 1:1 tutorials, teacher/student ratio of 1:3.
- Emphasizing language & learning skills.
- The Residential Life Program offers a structured, supportive living & learning environment.
- Recreation, competitive athletics, performing arts, visual & practical arts, technology, clubs, community service, and extracurricular activities.
- Summer Programs for students grades 8-12 combine academic skill development with hands-on, outdoor activities.
- Landmark School's mission is to enable and empower people with language-based learning disabilities to realize their educational and social potential through an exemplary school program complemented by outreach, training, and research.
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Braintree Grades: 6-12 | 688 students
745 Washington Street
Braintree, MA 02184
(781) 843-3580 26.1 6-12
- Cambridge Grades: 8-12 | 29 students
71 Pearl St
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 492-4922 19.7 8-12
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