Why Choose Excelsior?

Who Attends


“Everybody is a genius.  But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid”

–  Albert Einstein

Students who are successful at Excelsior are those children in grades K-12+ who may:

  • Show unique learning profiles such as ADD/ADHD, dyslexia, nonverbal learning disorder, language disorders,, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, Autism Spectrum, Anxiety, Depression and others
  • Have difficulties processing and expressing information
  • Show intelligence, creativity, and talent
  • Be at risk of being lost in larger classrooms; or may not be progressing in the traditional classroom setting
  • Have the potential for achievement in higher education
  • Have the potential for success in a career of their choosing
  • Want to share a positive learning experience with understanding teachers and supportive classmates
  • Need additional support and instruction in independent living skills, social skills, coping skills, etc.