Criteria

Programs and services at Landmark East are designed for students who are:

  • Diagnosed with a learning difference (including dyslexia, attention deficit disorder or a non-verbal learning disability)
  • Male and female between the ages of 8-19 years
  • Average to above-average cognitively (as shown on the WISC-IV educational assessment)
  • May have difficulty acquiring literacy (reading and spelling) skills
  • May have difficulty with written expression, mathematics, processing information, organization and study skills
  • Physically able to withstand the daily demands of boarding and academic activities
  • Supported by their parents in terms of the policies and guidelines set out by Landmark East
  • Motivated to participate in the school’s programs and show evidence that they understand their learning difficulties
  • NOT diagnosed with a severe conduct disorder, oppositional defiant disorder or any other emotional or behavioral difficulty

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