Meredith-Dunn School

  • The mission of Meredith-Dunn School is to provide prescriptive instruction designed to empower students who learn differently, in becoming competent learners and resilient individuals.
  • The Meredith-Dunn School community embraces a child-centered philosophy that recognizes the learning potential of each of our students.
  • We value each student as an individual with a unique pattern of strengths, weaknesses, and learning styles.
  • Our educational program is personalized in both content and approach to support student growth academically, socially and emotionally.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, reading disorders, language-based learning disabilities , dysgraphia, ADHD, non-verbal learning disability, auditory processing, math disorders
Year Founded1971
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students209 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 8%
Students by GradeMeredith-Dunn School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$14,530
% on Financial Aid
35%
Admissions DirectorAnne Eddins

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Chess Club, Drama Club, Lego Club, Newspaper Club, Ukelele Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Glee Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Yoga Clu

School Notes

  • The mission of Meredith-Dunn School is to provide prescriptive instruction designed to empower students who learn differently in becoming competent learners and resilient individuals. The Meredith-Dunn School community embraces a child-centered philosophy that recognizes the learning potential of each of our students. We value each student as an individual with a unique pattern of strengths, weaknesses, and learning styles, and help them achieve to their greatest learning potential.
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