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These schools offer comprehensive programs that pay close attention to your child's individual needs, and extra programs that will assist your child’s development and ensure that he or she does not fall behind either socially or academically.
While each individual with learning disabilities is different, boarding schools will cater to your child's unique aptitudes and weaknesses and allow him or her to flourish.
There are many types of boarding schools for students with special needs, so identifying which style of student would succeed in boarding schools, in general, is impossible. You must find a school that specializes in your child’s specific condition. Be sure to check out our list below, as it offers a wide spectrum of boarding schools. You may also wish to view our database of boarding schools in Canada. Our list of the best boarding schools for special needs is sortable based on any criteria you choose.
There are many reasons for which you may select a private boarding school. Here are some advantages that are unique to these types of schools:
Paying a private boarding school’s tuition may seem overwhelming. However, you should consider three options.
Robert Land Academy (est. 1978)
Robert Land Academy is a private military-themed boarding school (Gr 5-12) helping boys to achieve their potential and gain admission to post-secondary programs. [View profile]
|Standard-enriched||$52,000 to $55,000||MiddleSchools HighSchools Boys Boarding||52000|
The Thinnox Academy (est. 2014)
The Thinnox Academy is a Mississauga private high school with a focus on technology, engineering and design. Graduates stand out from their peers when applying into University or College. [View profile]
|Student-paced||$10,017 to $12,320||MiddleSchools HighSchools Coed Boarding Day||10017|
Chamberlain International School (est. 1976)
Co-ed therapeutic boarding school in Massachusetts for students 11-22 years. Student support is offered for learning disabilities, OCD, anxiety, ADHD, NLD, ASD, attachment disorder, bipolar disorder and depression. [View profile]
|Student-paced||$58,227 to $141,214 USD||MiddleSchools HighSchools Coed Boarding Day||9999999999|
Applewood Academy for Progressive Learning (est. 2001)
We are a licensed therapeutic boarding school for Gr. 1-12 students requiring individualized academic, clinical, and behaviour-management solutions in small class sizes and professional home environments. [View profile]
|Student-paced||$115/day to $68,250||Elementary MiddleSchools HighSchools Coed Boarding Day||115|
North Broward Preparatory School (est. 1957)
North Broward Preparatory School is a K-12 co-educational day and boarding school located in S. Florida located minutes from the beach with IB, AP, and LD classes set on 80 acres with year round hockey. [View profile]
|Accelerated||$24,200 to $58,000 USD||Preschool Kindergarten Elementary MiddleSchools HighSchools Coed Boarding Day||24200|
Oxford Tutorial College (est. 1988)
Oxford Tutorial College is a leading independent college specialising in A-level and GCSE tuition for students grade 10 to 12, intending to go on to higher education at a good British University. [View profile]
|Standard-enriched||$33,255 to $39,447||Coed Boarding Day Homestay||33255|
Heritage (est. 1984)
Heritage offers expert care for at-risk adolescents including those diagnosed with Mood Disorder, depression, anxiety, defiance towards authority figures and those on the Autism Spectrum. Learn more on our website. [View profile]
|Student-paced||$138,000 USD||MiddleSchools HighSchools Girls Boys Boarding||138000|
Landmark East School (est. 1979)
Landmark East School offers exceptional programming for LD students from grade 3 to 12. The average class size is 5 students. [View profile]
|Student-paced||$26,000 to $48,000||MiddleSchools HighSchools Coed Boarding Day||26000|
The Gow School (est. 1926)
The Gow School is a special needs private school that offers programs for grades seven through 12 in South Wales, New York. [View profile]
|Standard-enriched||$63,600 USD||MiddleSchools HighSchools Coed Boarding Day||63600|
Fork Union Military Academy (est. 1898)
This military academy in Fork Union, Virginia is the premier college preparatory boarding military schools for boys in grades 7-12. Renowned for its emphasis on Christian values, academics and athletics. [View profile]
|$32,000 to $37,450 USD||MiddleSchools HighSchools Boys Boarding Day||32000|
Hampshire Country School (est. 1948)
A friendly, active boarding school for bright boys who have good intentions but who may be too impulsive, intense, or bothersome for other schools and whose intellectual interests may separate them from their peers. [View profile]
|Student-paced||$58,500 USD||MiddleSchools HighSchools Boys Boarding||58500|