The Bilgrav School

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The Bilgrav School is a first through eigth grade dyslexic school dedicated to a child-centered Orton-Gillingham (OG) approach to educating, equipping and empowering dyslexic students to excel with their gifts and talents.We are located in downtown West Palm Beach.

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Top Rankings

The Bilgrav School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 1-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia
Year Founded
2019

Student Body

Total Students
17 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 46%
Students by Grade
The Bilgrav School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
2:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
5 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Khaki pants and collar polo shirts

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
We qualify for and accept Florida State Scholarships
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Leo Orsino
Admissions Associate
Carla Huertas

School Notes

  • The Bilgrav School 307 Evernia Street 2nd Floor West palm Beach, 33401 561-619-8838 Bilgravschool.org
  • The Bilgrav School is a first through eigth grade dyslexic school dedicated to a child-centered Orton-Gillingham (OG) approach to educating, equipping and empowering dyslexic students to excel with their gifts and talents. We are located in downtown West Palm Beach.Our professional faculty have a comprehensive understanding of dyslexic learners.
  • We employ OG teaching techniques that inspire students to discover their dyslexic strengths, such as three-dimensional problem- solving, heightened pattern-recognition, "whole picture" thinking and multi-sensory learning.Orton-Gillingham-based schools, like The Bilgrav School, strive to be transformative educational environments for intelligent students who do not "fit" in a traditional curriculum or at a traditional school.
  • At The Bilgrav School, our students feel safe to try, fail, try again and discover their gifts and talents with our teachers because they truly understand and embrace their students' dyslexic thinking and learning style. Attending classes with dyslexic-only learners eases students' anxiety, so they are free to do their best work.Our teachers and tutors inspire their students to enjoy learning through their compassionate use of an inter- disciplinary-projects-based, hands-on learning environment.This includes, but is not limited to:Daily one-on-one professional OG tutoring,Literature and writing for dyslexic learners,Inter-disciplinary math, science, history and literature arts integration, Exercise and fun breaks throughout the day,Creative hands-on electives.
  • For more information, visit www.Bilgravschool.org, contact President Dr. Leo Orsino at Lorsino@Bilgravschool or Operations Manager Carla Huertas at Carla@bilgravschool.org or call The Bilgrav School at 561-619-8838.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does The Bilgrav School cost?
The Bilgrav School's tuition is approximately $36,500 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of The Bilgrav School?
The acceptance rate of The Bilgrav School is 80%, which is lower than the national average of 84%.
What is The Bilgrav School's ranking?
The Bilgrav School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.
When is the application deadline for The Bilgrav School?
The application deadline for The Bilgrav School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is The Bilgrav School located?
The Bilgrav School is located in the Downtown neighborhood of West Palm Beach, FL.

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The average private school tuition in West Palm Beach, FL is $15,098 for elementary schools and $15,601 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in West Palm Beach, FL is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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