Pilot-at-a-Glance

School Type: Established in 1957, Pilot is an individualized, therapeutic, independent day school for children with normal potential, ages five through fourteen, experiencing language based learning problems.
Facility: 85,000 sq. ft., constructed in 2016 on 50 acres.
Calendar: 10 months, September through the end of June
Tuition: $31,100 includes all services
Annual Budget: $4.7 MM
Enrollment: 150
Financial Aid: 40%
Minority Students: 15%
Student/Teach Ratio: 5:1
Average Class Size: 6
Academic Programs: Research based, comprehensive, matched to child’s strengths
Faculty & Staff: 50, with 42 advanced degrees earned by faculty

Governance:

Board of Trustees

After Pilot: See 10 year placement history
Accreditations: Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
Approvals: State of Delaware
State of New Jersey
Memberships: Delaware Association of Independent Schools
National Association of Independent Schools
National Association of Private Schools for Exceptional Children
International Dyslexia Association
PA/DE Branch of International Learning Disabilities Association
Council of American Private Education