About Us

Stellar Academy provides alternative instruction to meet the needs of children with dyslexia. At Stellar Academy, we strive to create a positive and safe school environment where our highly qualified teachers can help students unlock the door of language and reach their academic potential.  We are a private, special education school in Newark, California, serving the needs of 2nd – 8th grade students with dyslexia. Our proven program, which includes the Slingerland® approach to Language Arts instruction, is helping to unlock the door of language for students. 

Stellar Academy is an independent, non-profit school for students with symptoms of dyslexia. We offer full day instruction, summer camp, tutoring, and specialized testing. Stellar academy has been serving families for over 30 years, across the Bay Area including San Jose, Fremont, Newark, Pleasanton, Palo Alto, San Mateo, San Ramon, Livermore, Morgan Hill, Oakland, and beyond .


  • Yes, Stellar Academy works! After a year at Stellar, our daughter tests at grade level and is ready for the next grade level in math. Slingerland works!

    - Parent of current student
  • My son has seemed less resistant and less frustrated with going to school during summer camp. He seems to enjoy more of the activities.

    - Parent of summer camp student
  • My daughter is excited to be learning cursive! She says she likes Stellar much more than her public school. The teachers and aides seem to be very nurturing.

    - Parent of current student

Our School

Stellar Academy provides the dyslexic student with a nurturing learning environment tailored to their unique learning needs. Learn More

Faculty and Staff

Our highly qualified teachers and staff have a desire to see every student reach his/her potential and excel in language arts. Learn More


We specialize in Slingerland® approach which teaches language through a multi sensory approach.  Learn More

Partner with Us

Stellar Academy is a non-profit 503c. You can partner with Stellar in supporting children with dyslexia in a variety of ways. Learn More


Get To Know Us Better

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