Alumni Spotlight: Brinley Knowles '16

Brinley is a Sophomore at Maryville College in Maryville, TN. She is a double major in History and Writing Communications with a minor in Women and Gender Studies. 

Brinley has made the Dean’s list every semester, she is a tutor for their peer mentoring program, works as a Student Ambassador for the Admissions Department, and is a member of the editorial staff of the "Impressions Magazine." Last January, she was chosen to study abroad in England, Wales, and Ireland!

Brinley's mom says, "We are truly thankful for the support and individualized approach that Brinley received at Woodlynde School. We know it helped her identify her passions and strengths and raised her confidence level. Woodlynde was a great platform from which Brinley could launch to experience all this success!"
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.