The Kildonan School

School Overview

Address

425 Morse Hill Rd

Amenia, NY 12501

(845) 373-8111

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Grades: 3 - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 96

Students Per Teacher: 2

Parent Reviews

34 Parent Reviews for The Kildonan School

Our son attended Kildonan for five years. The school changed his life in so many ways. He came to the school with no self confidence and was reading at a first grade level. They not only taught him to read but taught him to believe in himself. He has become a leader and has learned to help others ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/29/13

The Kildonan School has undergone a lot of changes in the past year. A largely new administrative team has overhauled the curriculum and brought rigor to the classroom environment in order to prepare the students for college and beyond. This, coupled with the fact that Kildonan has spearheaded the world's ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/28/13

The Kildonan School is a rare school in that it limits its focus to children with Dyslexia. Classes range from small to daily one-on-one Orton-Gillingham language learning. The staff, from the teachers to the administrators to the ground staff are accessible and extremely caring. It has a large arts ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/27/13

The Kildonan School is a small school focussed on a big mission, helping students with Dyslexia learn to love school. I have worked at Kildonan for 9 years now and love it. Every year I meet new, bright, Dyslexics who have fresh ideas to share and a lot of excitement for learning. We give our students ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/16/13

The Kildonan School has been my 'home' for the past 17 years, and I have been pleased with the evolution it has and is still undergoing. The faculty and staff are constantly working together to create a welcoming and nurturing environment for students with dyslexia to learn and succeed in the world. ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/07/13

Kildonan's remediation program for dyslexic students is unparalleled. The classes are small. Tutoring is one-to-one every day. The school works with every parent to customize its program to meet the needs their child. The art, theater, and music programs are expanding. Every parent looking for a school ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/06/13

My daughter has attended The Kildonan School for four years and it has been an incredible experience in education, support and learning. Dyslexic and language impaired children attend and for the first time, they aren't "pulled" from regular classrooms to receive services (that are usually inadequate) ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/06/13

My 14 year old child is attending Kildonan summer camp. My child came home this weekend with a book in hand. No a big deal except my child has severe dyslexia, and HATES to read. Before Kildonan my child would only read if we sat together. The positive environment of seeing other students reading and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/21/13

Our son struggled academically in a public school system before coming to Kildonan. In the three years he has attended the school his self-actualization and problem-solving skills have soared. He is accomplished and confident in his abilities. The Kildonan learning programs, teachers, and especially ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/17/13

My daughter is in her fourth year at Kildonan, and it has changed her life. She entered the school as a fifth grader, reading on a 2nd grade level, and doing math at an even lower level. She is now at the end of her middle school years, reading close to grade level, and feeling great about herself! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/04/13

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School Profile for The Kildonan School

Enrollment
Programs
Student enrollment:
96
Students per teacher:
2
Full-time teachers:
44
Number of classrooms:
The Kildonan School Enrollment by Grade
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Amenia schools — The Kildonan School is located at 425 Morse Hill Rd, Amenia NY 12501. 425 Morse Hill Rd is in the 12501 ZIP code in Amenia, NY The Kildonan School is a Private school that serves grade levels 3 - 12.
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