The Catherine Learning Program
Learning specialists providing individualized strategies for academic success.
The Gwynedd community recognizes and respects individual learning needs and styles of each student. The Catherine Learning Program (CLP) is a learning support service for college-bound students with documented mild learning differences. Those enrolled in CLP come from many different backgrounds, elementary schools, and have varied academic histories, learning styles, and educational needs. This individualized and fluid program is designed to support students with learning differences achieve academic success by recognizing students’ strengths and weaknesses and by equipping these students with the tools and strategies needed to meet the academic expectations of school, families, and themselves. Our CLP Learning Specialists supports students academically through multifaceted small group and individual learning. The program is named after our Mercy Foundress, Catherine McAuley, and incorporates key strategies to assist a student in reaching her full potential.