Lawrence School-Upper School Campus

  • Lawrence School is a coeducational day school serving bright students in grades K-12 with language-based learning differences and attention deficits. Our mission is to teach students who have distinct learning styles, ignite their potential, and inspire academic and social success. We specialize in educating students who learn differently by accepting and affirming their unique learning styles, supporting them through their academic journey, and inspiring and motivating them to excel beyond what they would believe imaginable.
  • It is our goal to empower each student to explore their unique learning styles in order to gain the ability and confidence to successfully advocate for themselves, both in the classroom and in life beyond Lawrence School.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, ADHD
Year Founded2007
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students225 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Lawrence School-Upper School Campus Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
38%
Average Class Size13 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Lands End)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition ranges from $23,760 to $25,434 depending on grade level.
% on Financial Aid
33%
Admissions DirectorDouglas Hamilton
Admissions AssociateGlenda Bolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
SnowboardingSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Is your bright child struggling in school Lawrence School's proven methods for unique learners in Grades K-12 can help. 
  • At Lawrence, students with dyslexia, ADHD and other language-based learning differences receive an education that teaches to their distinct learning styles, ignites their potential, and inspires academic and social success. As a result, students who previously struggled in the classroom are suddenly engaged, motivated and confident in their ability to be successful learners. 
  • Children with learning differences have the ability to learn as well as anyone else. When they are educated in an environment that honors their individual learning styles, they succeed even excel - and go on to experience achievement in schools, colleges and careers. 
  • Today, thousands of our children-born with the intelligence and talent to build great bridges, create new art, triumph in the business world and contribute greatly to our society-are struggling academically. But given the opportunity to learn and grow in a unique environment, these students are able to unlock their potential and succeed. 
  • At Lawrence School, we understand the unique needs academic, social and emotional - of students with learning differences and attention deficits. Our specialized programs and methods are designed to help these students build confidence, advocate for themselves, and reach their full potential. There are over 300 schools like Lawrence across the country - but only one in northeast Ohio. 
  • If it is time for you and your child to discover success both inside and outside the classroom, consider learning at Lawrence.
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