Woodlynde School welcomes and serves students who learn differently and empowers them to become strategic thinkers and self-advocates in a challenging and supportive college preparatory environment.

Woodlynde School is an independent, coeducational school for students in kindergarten through grade 12, located in suburban Philadelphia. Founded in 1976, the school is nationally recognized for its expertise in serving students with language- or math-based learning differences, executive function challenges, ADHD, auditory processing disorder, or a need for a small classroom environment.


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  • 100%

    of seniors typically accepted to college
  • 40+

    years of proven success
  • 4:1

    student to teacher ratio
  • 825

    years of combined teaching experience
  • 150

    colleges and universities have granted degrees to Woodlynde alumni
  • 73

    towns across the region are home to Woodlynde families
  • $1.5

    million in tuition assistance awarded annually
  • 35

    electives offered to upper school students

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    There is no better way to assess whether Woodlynde is the right school for your child than by coming for a visit to our beautiful suburban Philadelphia campus. The school offers 10 Open Houses a year. Private visits and tours may be scheduled through our Admissions Office. If you decide Woodlynde is the school that you want your child to attend, our Admissions Office will discuss next steps, including receipt of recent testing, a formal application, and a day-long student visit for your child.
    Woodlynde is the school of choice for students who learn differently.
    Woodlynde School is a private, co-ed college prep day school located in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, that serves intelligent, talented students with learning differences in grades K - 12. Woodlynde provides a comprehensive, evidence-based Kindergartenelementarymiddle and high school program in a challenging yet nurturing environment for students with average to above average cognitive abilities (IQ) who have language- or math-based learning differences (such as Dyslexia, Dysgraphia or Dyscalculia), Executive Function Challenges, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), or Auditory Processing Disorder. Even for those students without a diagnosed learning disability (LD), Woodlynde offers expert and caring teachers in small classroom settings that support academic success. Woodlynde School also offers a post-graduate (PG) program in partnership with Rosemont College as well as a regional Summer Camp for students who learn differently.