Ryan Hughes is a hilarious, yet laid back and soft-spoken junior who is always there to make you laugh when you’re down. However, most people don’t know that, really, he is a quiet and sensitive musician who also enjoys dodging a ball on Friday nights.
From standing in awe at the ancient Incan city of Machu Picchu 7,972 feet above sea level, to helping out a poor community in Lima, this adventurous band of 18 Woodlynde students and chaperones enjoyed a once-in-a-lifetime experience in Peru last month.
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 Kindergarten, elementary, middle 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 Disorder, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), 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.