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3-12|Private
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School leader:  Dr. Susan Johnson
1321 Leslie Avenue
alexandria, VA 22301

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"We are best known for college prep for LD @ ADHD."

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  • Transportation
    Accessible via public transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Engineering, Performing arts, Technology...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    Latin, Spanish
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Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a parent · May 31, 2015
Homework used to be a nightmare. There used to be missing homework and confusion almost every night. C/A is very clear about homework expectations. Every assignment is posted. Our daughter understands her assignments and works hard but still... more

Develops character: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · May 31, 2015
Commonwealth Academy is small enough that the teachers (who really understand ADHD children) can focus on character traits such as honesty, integrity and fairness. The school has a high expectation of all of its students. No bullying is allowed.

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Submitted by a parent · April 24, 2015
If you look in the dictionary under "transformative," you should find Commonwealth Academy. Our son's experience has been nothing less that that. After struggling through elementary school in a school that was ill-suited to his needs, we... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 13, 2015
My son attended Commonwealth Academy in high school. With the help of an outstanding college counselor and supportive teachers, the college process went very smoothly. From selecting potential colleges, to applying (including essay writing), to... more

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About this school

Coed college prep day school for average to gifted students, grades 3–12. Small classes and instruction that addresses various learning styles support students with organizational, attention, or learning differences. Students reach highest achievement levels by taking personal responsibility for learning in a community conducive to academic risk-taking and social success. Broad-based curriculum, compensatory strategies, and a focus on technology prepare students for the challenges of college.

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Last modified: February 21, 2016
Last modified Commonwealth Academy is a Private school that serves grades 3-12
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