The Pinnacle School
Tel: (203) 409-0068 Ext. 226
The Pinnacle School enables students with language-based learning differences to thrive through small class sizes, differentiated instruction, active problem-solving, and relationship building.
Located in Stamford, Connecticut, The Pinnacle School is a private special education day school for college-bound students in grades 2 through 12 with language-based learning differences. We are accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and are a Connecticut state-approved special education school. Our students are both privately and district placed, and come from Connecticut and New York.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)|
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
|Grades Offered||Grades 2-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Language-based|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost||$6,950|
|Total Students||68 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||4 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$96,200|
|Tuition Notes||Please visit our website for more details.|
|Admissions Director||Sunan Jones|
|Total Sports Offered||6 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Indoor Soccer, Intramural Sports Only, Soccer, Winter TrackBasketball, Cross Country,|
Indoor Soccer, Intramural Sports Only,
Soccer, Winter Track,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||3 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Arts and Music Programs:|
and Video editing are available., Art, Music
- The Pinnacle School enables students with language-based learning differences to thrive through small class sizes, differentiated instruction, active problem-solving, and relationship building.
- Our Mission is to provide a safe and nurturing educational environment for students with unique learning profiles. Through individualized academic programming, active problem solving, and relationship building, students develop the skills necessary to become caring and compassionate friends, engaged members of their community, and resilient, lifelong learners.
- The Pinnacle School is a private school for college-bound students in grades 2 through 12. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and is a state-approved special education day school. Our students are both privately and district placed and come from Connecticut and New York. Our students have unique learning profiles and may be diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Specific Learning Disabilities, Social (Pragmatic) Communication Disorders (SCD), and/or mild Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
- At The Pinnacle School, we focus on creating a caring community that supports students` academic and social-emotional development. At the heart of our program is an emphasis on building resilience, self-esteem and an enthusiasm for learning. We accomplish this by identifying students` strengths, creating opportunities for success, and building on these successes daily. Through these experiences, students begin to gain confidence, value their academic success and flourish.
- Our approach is highly individualized and customized to each student`s unique learning profile. We use a collaborative approach that includes the student as an insightful member of his or her team. By doing so, they learn the important role they have in their own development, become effective self-advocates and reach their true potential.
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Cheshire Grades: 9-12 | 344 students
10 Main St
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 439-7250 44.4 9-12
- Cheshire Grades: 2-8 | 29 students
725 Jarvis St
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 272-8395 45.3 2-8
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