Learning Prep School

Tel: (617)965-0764
  • Learning Prep School is an innovative educational milieu for students with language and learning disabilities. Understanding that language skills are the basis for all learning, LPS's unique curriculum integrates the teaching of language skills in all subjects.
  • Serving students from communities throughout New England, LPS is the only school specifically designed for language-impaired students within the region.
  • Our record of accomplishment is also unique.  While most language-impaired students fare poorly in the public schools, many students who enter LPS early in their academic lives are able to return to the public school setting.
  • Having learned the necessary compensatory strategies, these students often complete high school and find employment.
  • Older students who enter LPS, later graduate, choosing to go on to higher education or work.
  • The Learning Prep School (LPS) has been providing language and learning-disabled students with such an educational milieu since 1970.

School News

  • Boston Herald Publishes LPS student's artwork - 12/24/2016 - December, 2016 ~ Boston Herald Publication. LPS student's artwork published in the "Eyes of a Child" publication on December 24, 2016.Below is the LPS student's artwork chosen by the Herald editorial department.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 3-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-based learning disabilities
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 230 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $41,624
Admissions Director Korina Martin
Admissions Associate Debby Worcester

School Notes

  • Learning Prep School is an innovative educational  milieu for students with language and learning disabilities. Understanding that language skills are the basis for all learning, LPS's unique curriculum integrates the teaching of language skills in all subjects. Serving students from communities throughout New England, LPS is the only school specifically designed for language-impaired students within the region. Our record of accomplishment is also unique. While most language-impaired students fare poorly in the public schools, many students who enter LPS early in their academic lives are able to return to the public school setting. Having learned the necessary compensatory strategies, these students often complete high school and find employment. Older students who enter LPS, later graduate, choosing to go on to higher education or work. The Learning Prep School (LPS) has been providing language and learning-disabled students with such an educational milieu since 1970.
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