Woodlynde School is continuing to accept applications for the 2020-2021 school year! Please contact Kristin McMurrer, Assistant Director of Admissions, at mcmurrer@woodlynde.org for information on applying. Interested in what we are planning for the fall? View our 2020-2021 School Year Planning page.Created with Snap

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Welcome to Woodlynde School

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. An independent, coeducational school for students in kindergarten through grade 12, Woodlynde School is 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
    accepted to college
  • 40+

    of proven success
  • 4:1

    Student to teacher ratio
  • 825

    of combined teaching experience
  • 150

    Colleges and Universities
    have granted degrees to Woodlynde School alumni
  • 73

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

    in tuition assistance awarded annually
  • 35

    offered to Upper School students

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Woodlynde School – Where Lives Are Transformed

Chester County Life, February/January 2020

Upcoming Events

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  • Nov

    November Virtual Open House

    Join us from the comfort of your sofa! Woodlynde School will be hosting a virtual open house on Tuesday, November 10.
    *Zoom links will be sent to open house registrants 1 week prior to the event.
    Location: Zoom
  • Dec

    December Virtual Open House

    Join us from your house! Woodlynde School will be hosting a virtual open house on Tuesday, December 8.

    *Zoom links will be sent to open house registrants 1 week prior to the event.
    Location: Zoom
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Come See For Yourself

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.
One of the nation’s leading independent schools serving students with learning differences.
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.