A few schools that offer dyslexia support that you may wish to consider for your daughter include:
Chisholm Academy in Oakville
WillowWood School in Toronto
You can also narrow your options using this list of schools for kids with special needs.
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We are looking for a school for our daughter age 12 presently in Grade 7 who will be 14 for Grade 9. She is currently at Star Academy and has dyslexia. We are looking for a High School to accomodate her needs - in Toronto
or Mississauga, Thanks Barbara BastyrA few schools that offer dyslexia support that you may wish to consider for your daughter include:
Chisholm Academy...read more
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