PHILLIPS School ~ Laurel

At PHILLIPS, We Nurture the Potential In Every Child.

Individualized Special Education

Our Maryland campus is located in Laurel in Howard County, close to all the surrounding county lines, as well as the District of Columbia and Baltimore. The school year runs from September-June, with a five week Extended School Year program for those approved. Our comprehensive, multidisciplinary team includes a wide variety of professionals providing many necessary services customized for the needs of each child. Our day program features:

  • Teachers and assistants
  • Specialists in reading, technology and family support
  • Speech, occupational and physical therapists
  • Behavior specialists
  • Counselors

We are state approved to serve students with:

  • Specific Learning Disability
  • Emotional Disability
  • Autism
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Multiple Disabilities

Ages 8 – 21
Grades 3 – 12

PHILLIPS School ~ Laurel

  • Approved by the Maryland State Department of Education
  • Approved for placement by the District of Columbia
  • Member, Maryland Association for Non-Public Special Education Facilities


Key Staff

Program/Education Director – Sarah Headley-Boyd, M.A.

Education Supervisor – Renee Flowers, M.S.

Clinical services Supervisor – Dana Bell, LCSW-C

Location and Contact Information

8920 Whiskey Bottom Road, Laurel, MD 20723
301-470-1620 / 301-470-1624 (fax)