Listing Type : MANSEF Schools
County : Washington DC
Phone : 202-965-6600
Website : Visit School Website >>
Referral Contact : Karen Duncan, Karen.Duncan@labschool.org
Disabilities Served : 04 - Speech or Language Impairment, 08 - Other Health Impairments, 09 - Specific Learning Disabilities
Length of School/Program Year : 10 month, Extended School Year
MSDE Approval Category : Type I Special Education
Capacity of Facility : 375
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.
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.