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Different by design

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Est. 1967
Our students have been turning their differences into advantages for more than 50 years.
Faculty and staff members. All our teachers are specialists in learning differences.
College-ready. Career-ready. Lab grads leave equipped with skills for whatever comes next.
Students learn, explore, and create at Lab each day.

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Asia Campbell, Special Education Liaison

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Sally Kiernan, Head of Performing Arts

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Adair Hamilton, Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant | Academic Club Co-Teacher

The castle soaks up the mid-fall sun while the surrounding trees change colors.

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Bob Lane, Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management

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