Who We Are
Merit Academy is a non-profit, therapeutic school program that serves children K-12 with social, emotional, developmental disorders, chromosomal conditions, and learning differences, including Autism, Down syndrome, Sensory Integration, ADHD, ADD, NVLD, LD, Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar, ED, Tubule sclerosis, SLOS, and more. Individualized academics, speech therapy, behavioral therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy are all provided along with in-home training. Merit Academy’s curriculum follows Texas State mandated curriculum, TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills) and is based on each students grade level functioning, not age equivalency. The school is located in Carrollton, TX. The school program follows a traditional school schedule through out the year and is session five a days a week from 8:30am-3:30pm. MA offers extra curricular activities during and after school, including Tae Kwon Do, Boy Scouts, and social groups. Charity Purcell founded the school in 2009, and she continues to serve as the President and Director.
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