How to Apply

Center School’s faculty is dedicated and committed to providing children with language-based learning differences. Teachers use Orton Gillingham, a multi-sensory approach to teaching reading, and individualized instruction which allows children to realize their potential and build confidence. Language-based learning differences can include:

  • Dyslexia
  • Dyscalculia
  • Dysgraphia
  • Visual and Auditory Processing Disorders
  • ADD
  • ADHD
  • Executive Function Difficulties

How to Apply to Center School

Step 1

Complete our inquiry form or contact the Director of Admissions, Megan Stalker,, 215.657.2200.

Step 2

Set up a visit with the Director of Admissions or attend our next open house. Open House schedule.

Step 3

To be considered for enrollment, a complete application packet must be received. A packet consists of:

  1. Complete online application, with non-refundable $100 application fee
  2. A copy of the student’s full-scale Psychological Educational Evaluation (within the past 2 years)
  3. A copy of the most recent report card
  4. Other documentation to provide if available, recent IEP’s, other reports from professionals

Step 4

Admissions Committee reviews student information.

Step 5

An Admissions interview is scheduled. Parents/guardians/caregivers will meet with the Admission Committee (Head of School, Director of Education, and Director of Admissions).

Step 6

A two-day student visit is scheduled.

Step 7

The Admissions Committee makes a decision based on whether or not Center School can meet the needs of your child.


Center School has a rolling admissions process.

For more information contact Megan Stalker at or
(215) 657-2200.