Laurel School Of Princeton, The
- Grades 2-9, and expanding by a grade level each year through high school graduation
- The Laurel School of Princeton is dedicated to ensuring that dyslexic children and those with other language-based learning differences become confident learners who are eager to demonstrate their individual strengths.
- Early intervention takes advantage of the "neuroplasticity" of the brain, providing a strong foundation for learning.
- We strive to inspire our students and equip them with the tools needed to achieve academic success.
- We achieve this through a powerful combination of teaching methodologies and technology.
- Our highly structured research-based instruction (including Wilson Reading and Orton Gillingham) enhances academic achievement, and also provides opportunities to nurture creative spirits.
- As a specialized school, we individualize instruction to the unique learning challenges of our students.
- We foster the exploration of student's strengths and talents both in and out of the classroom.
- We believe it is critical to provide experiences that validate their individuality while building the confidence, self-esteem, and resiliency needed to become successful as adults.
Laurel School Of Princeton, The places among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:
- Category Attribute
- Affordability Least expensive tuition
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)|
Other school association(s)
ASAH Private Special Education
|Grades Offered||Grades 1-9|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia and other language based learning differences including ADHD|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||Full Program (5 weeks, full day) $5,000 (register by April 1st – $4,750)Half Day Mornings Only (5 weeks) $2800 (register by April 1st -$2,650)Mornings Only/Weekly Rate $650 (July 1-3, $400)Afternoon Only/Weekly Rate $400All Day/Weekly Rate $1,200 (includes recess and a supervised lunchtime)|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Total Students||45 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 30%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||10 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||5:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Land's End School Catalog)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$39,500|
|Tuition Notes||Before-Care and After-School Programs are offered for an additional cost. Occupational and Speech Therapy are offered for an additional cost.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Admissions Director||Kelly Dun|
|Admissions Associate||Alison Greenberg|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||4 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Musical Theater
Recreational Athletic Programs:
- The Laurel School of Princeton is one of the leading schools for dyslexia and related learning differences in NJ. In order for Laurel School staff to best serve our student population and their families, we need to ensure that there is an appropriate match between a prospective student and our mission. The Laurel School is not able to offer placement to students with primary emotional and/or behavioral issues. Our special education school best serves students with a drive to succeed and a willingness to learn.
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