The Katherine Thomas School

The Katherine Thomas School offers an exceptional educational experience and nurturing environment to students with special needs, preschool through 12th grade.

To learn more about The Katherine Thomas School (KTS) family and what makes us a special place, read about us, learn about student life, meet our faculty and staff, or take a look at our programs. When you are ready to come for a visit, contact admissions for an open house or take a personal tour.

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About Us

KTS is an independent day school located in Rockville, Maryland. KTS provides an exceptional educational experience for children with language and learning disabilities, autism, intellectual disabilities, and/or other health impairments. We serve both publicly funded and private pay students from Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia.

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Our Programs

KTS is divided into three main program areas: preschool, lower and middle, and high school. Our language intensive curriculum includes the full range of courses mandated by the state of Maryland and/or other local jurisdictions. We also offer six-week Summer Learning Enrichment Programs.

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KTS has a rolling admissions policy, whereby students may apply at any time during the year. Enrollment after the beginning of the school year will be accommodated if space is available. Qualifying families may apply for financial aid.

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