Student Learning
Academic Success at Kentwood

Our specialized Academic Program provides a multi-sensory, thematic and fully integrated approach to learning. Although we teach standard curricula, the emphasis is placed on thinking skills, study skills and learning strategies. The academic program is further enhanced through:

  • Small classes
  • Low student to staff ratios
  • Focus on base learning rather than factual memorization
  • Teaching critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Close monitoring of student with constant positive feedback and reinforcement
  • Remediating specific deficits
  • A skills based learning environment
  • Cooperative learning through groups