The Schenck School

  • Schenck School addresses the educational needs and develop the rich potential of students with dyslexia.
  • The School strives to do this by offering an intense, full academic program designed to teach specific skills and strategies that will help our students overcome their difficulties in reading and written expression.
  • The school trains students to overcome individual learning differences and enables students to return to regular academic programs.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students237 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeThe Schenck School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta
    Grades: NS-8 | 389 students
    7.4 miles
    345 Tenth Street NE
    Atlanta, GA 30309
    (404)873-6985
    7.4 NS-8
    389
  • Lawrenceville
    Special Needs School Of Gwinnett
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 59 students
    23.9 miles
    660 Davis Rd
    Lawrenceville, GA 30046
    (678)442-6262
    23.9 PK-12
    59
  • Macon
    Grades: PK-12 | 800 students
    79.5 miles
    5671 Calvin Drive
    Macon, GA 31210
    (478)477-6505
    79.5 PK-12
    800
  • Macon
    Grades: NS-12 | 799 students
    79.5 miles
    6010 Peake Road
    Macon, GA 31220
    (478)477-8073
    79.5 NS-12
    799
  • Macon
    Woodfield Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 65 students
    81.1 miles
    4375 Rivoli Dr
    Macon, GA 31210
    (478)477-9844
    81.1 3-12
    65

School Reviews

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As a former parent at The Schenck School, I can honestly say that the two years my children spent at Schenck did more for their education than any years before or since. They graduated with honors from a well-known prep school and are attending excellent colleges now. As dyslexic students, they will always have to work a little harder, but they''ve achieved all that their classmates have and more. They are lovely individuals. Thank you Schenck!
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