The Lab School of Washington

Address:
Get Directions4759 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007-1921
County:
Washington DC
Phone:
2020-965-6600
Fax:
Website:
Referral Contact(s):
Karen Duncan Karen.Duncan@labschool.org
Disabilities Served:
04 - speech or language impairment, 08 - other health impairments, 09 - specific learning disabilities
Capacity of Facility:
375
MSDE Approval Category:
Type I Special Education
Ages Served:
6-19
Grade Range:
2-12
Private Pay Students Accepted:
yes
Setting:
Day
Before and/or After School Program:
no
Nurse on-site (full or part time):
yes
Wheelchair Accessible:
yes
Hours of Operation for School Day:
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Length of School/Program Year:
10 month, extended school year
Program Description:
The Lab School of Washington is an innovative learning community fostering scholarship and creativity in students with learning disabilities. In an environment of inquiry and hands-on exploration, Lab School students learn to advocate for themselves as they become engaged and compassionate members of a global society. The Lab School provides a rigorous, best in class, college-preparatory education; prepares students for a lifetime of learning; provides intensive remediation and teaches useful strategies; uses visual and performing arts to facilitate the education process, brings multi-sensory and experiential learning methods into the classroom; supports and educates parents; and incorporates the latest technology into all Lab School programs.
Related Services:
Speech Language Therapy (individual/Group), Occupational Therapy (Individual/Group), Psychotherapy (Individual/Group), Social worker/counseling