• ​A safe, nurturing and supportive environment
  • Dedicated, innovative, consistent, highly trained, compassionate, and motivated teachers
  • Student/Teacher ratio is approximately 8:1
  • Individualized education throughout all curriculum areas, based on “Personal Success Plans”
  • Emphasizes teamwork as the foundation for cohesive relationships and collaborative problem-solving
  • Social Skills training is implemented by all teachers
  • Builds emotional connections through communication
  • Students are recognized for their accomplishments and unique talents
  • Encouraging instruction helps students to reach their individual learning potential
  • Strong community involvement through social action.



​​Founded in 2004, The GAP School is a private,
non-profit, K-12 school focused on individualized 
education and tolerance. The GAP School helps 
students thrive in a small, emotionally supportive 
setting, offering an alternative to traditional 
schools. Our diverse population includes, but is 
not limited to, students with:

• ADD/ADHD
• Anxiety
• PDD-NOS
• Sensory Integration Issues
• Various Learning Disabilities
• Auditory Processing Issues
• Asperger’s / High Functioning Autism
• Developmental Delays or Disabilities
• Executive Functioning Issues

   Why the GAP School Works!



History & Mission

The GAP School​ 

Based on students' individual needs, we bridge the gaps in academic, cognitive, developmental,  social, and emotional domains. The GAP School is a 501 (c)(3), Mckay Scholarship Participant.

Based on students' individual needs, we bridge the gaps in academic, cognitive, developmental,  social, and emotional domains. The GAP School is a 501 (c)(3), Mckay Scholarship Participant.

Where Growth, Achievement,and Progress Happen!



5581 Broadcast Court

Lakewood Ranch, Florida 34240