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1-12|Private
90 students
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School leader:  Marjolein J. Borsten
6000 Custer Rd., Bldg 7
Plano, TX 75023

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(972) 517-7498
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"Our school is best known for our success with Asperger's, AD/HD & LD students."

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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Special Education
  • Arts
    Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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55 reviews

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Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · May 20, 2016
So many to thank....but, special kudos to Mr. Campbell and Joey who took time to really understand and value our child. Special thanks, too, to a past teacher, Coach Paul, who listened and supported our child in good and sad times.

Develops honesty: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · May 20, 2016
The classrooms are small which allows the teachers and staff to really "know" our child. This develops trust in the student and a desire to respect and love back. This opens the door for honesty with a desire to build integrity and fairness.

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Submitted by a parent · May 20, 2016
We all have a "story" that causes us to search for a school that will accomodate our children. Often, that story tells tales of a child that is sad, misunderstood, angry, and not appreciated. We become anxious and terrified that no one seems "to... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 12, 2016
My son has been at GLA for two years. He has completed sixth through eighth grade and he will stay for high school. He has Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and ADD. He also has challenges processing what he reads. The classrooms are small which allowed... more

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Great Lakes Academy educates students with various Learning Differences, including ADHD and Asperger's Syndrome. GLA is committed to providing its students with a stimulating environment and favorable atmosphere which affords each student every opportunity to develop their social skills & their academics. Great Lakes Academy instills in their students an appreciation for their own uniqueness. GLA offers a challenging curriculum, a low student-teacher ratio, and multi-sensory teaching methods.

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Great Lakes Academy
6000 Custer Rd., Bldg 7, Plano, TX  75023
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 55 reviews. (972) 517-7498
Last modified Great Lakes Academy is a Private school that serves grades 1-12
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