The Glenholme School–Devereux Connecticut

81 Sabbaday Ln, Washington, CT 06793

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The Glenholme School–Devereux Connecticut The Glenholme School–Devereux Connecticut

Glenholme combines a traditional boarding school experience and therapeutic atmosphere complemented by a positive motivational program devoted to students who struggle with Asperger’s depression, anxiety and various learning differences. The school offers challenging extracurricular courses to instruct students to achieve competence, socially and academically. With an education based in strong character values, the graduates of Glenholme matriculate to colleges and universities and go on to meaningful careers.

Accredited by the NEASC, Glenholme provides a comprehensive curriculum that leads to a high school diploma for students of all ability levels. The education program is designed on an individual basis, compatible with each student’s strengths, talents and abilities. Skills development in studying, critical thinking, organization, creative problem solving, cooperative learning, and positive self-advocacy, plus character education and a strategies approach to education are integrated throughout instruction to help form more independent and motivated learners.

The Arts
Superb visual and performing arts program are key elements in each student’s daily life. Talents are discovered and developed through art courses, choral and drama, field trips and frequent exposure to the cultural impacts in the northeast. Our integration of the arts in education and boarding environments stimulates a greater understanding of social, emotional, academic and behavior areas for students.

Post-Secondary Program
Glenholme provides a supportive college and post-secondary transition program for individuals who seek advanced education or career development. Individuals have the opportunity to learn, practice and master skills essential for success in college, work environments and social settings.

Summer Program
The Summer Program provides a unique enrichment opportunity with morning academics incorporating Math and English, along with skill building exercises and myriad social and recreational activities. Students find acceptance in this nurturing environment that fosters enthusiastic participation, improved self-confidence and success.

  • Underachieving in School Focus
  • Learning Disability Focus

General Information

Academic OrientationLearning Differences, Underachiever, Special Education
Grade RangeBoarding and Day — Coed Grades 5-PG
Coed, Boys, or GirlsCoed
Full Address81 Sabbaday Ln, Washington, CT 06793
Year Established1968
Legal StatusNonprofit
Religious Affiliation(None)

Tuition & Financial Aid

Academics & Athletics

Academic CalendarSemester
Supplemental InstructionDevelopmental Reading, Remedial Math, Remedial Reading, Review, Tutoring
1:1 Laptop Program in Grades5-PG
Summer SessionAcademic Enrichment. 7 weeks
Accredited ByNEASC
Interscholastic Boys' & Girls' SportsBasketball, Cross-country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis

Graduate Placement

Graduate Reference Year2012
Graduates Attending College/Nonpublic Secondary School3
Most Common Graduate DestinationsSUNY-Cobleskill 1, Dutchess CC 1


Applications DueRolling
Application Fee$150
New Students15


AdministratorMaryann Campbell
Administrator's TitleExecutive Director
Administrator's CredentialsMEd
Director(s) of AdmissionsDavid Dunleavy, Director of Admissions

Enrollment & Faculty

Total Enrollment87
Boarding Students81
Day Students6
Percentage of International Students7
Average Class Size10
Dress CodeUniform
Teaching Faculty21
Faculty with Advanced Degrees (%)57
Male Teaching Faculty3
Female Teaching Faculty18

Campus & Endowment

Campus Acreage110
Buildings on Campus28
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