If you live or work in Dallas, you’ll find out about Shelton sooner or later. It’s the gem in your own back yard… the premier school and resource center for intelligent children with learning differences (such as dyslexia and attention deficit disorder) and the professionals who serve them and their families.
Shelton School is the largest independent school worldwide for students with learning differences. It’s also a national demonstration, training and referral center for educators, parents, physicians, psychologists, and student interns.
More than a school, Shelton’s services also include an evaluation center, speech therapy services, and an outreach/training program. Since 1976 Shelton has been empowering the lives of intelligent students who learn differently through a customized approach within a mainstream environment. Shelton’s students are taught by teachers who receive intensive training in the methods that best engage today’s students and best match their unique learning styles. Shelton aims to change the way the world thinks about learning differences and show their benefits to a pathway of success.
Shelton School is accredited by Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS).