The May Center for Learning

Fact sheet

Founded in 2011 

Head of School, Amy Miller

The organization’s mission is to empower students with learning differences to succeed in school and in life

We utilize research-based teaching methodologies and develop a highly individualized curriculum for each of our students

6:1 student teacher ratio

FACT SHEET

May Center for Learning

  • May Center for Learning is a non-profit organization founded in 2011

  • Accredited by AdvancedED

  • Executive Director, Amy Miller

  • The organization’s mission is to empower students with learning differences to succeed in school and in life

  • May Center offers a school, tutoring and summer program, grant-funded outreach programs in Santa Fe Public Schools, an evaluation center, teacher training in Structured Literacy, best practices for students with learning differences like dyslexia, and an multi-sensory language teaching certification program 

  • May Center co-sponsors Dyslexia Justice League with the International Dyslexia Association Southwest Branch, a mentorship program that pairs adults with dyslexia with teens and children with dyslexia to foster pride in self and foster self-advocacy skills

  • May Center partners with Santa Fe Public Schools through the Read First Initiative to improve literacy outcomes for all students in Santa Fe

  • 6:1 student teacher ratio in May School’s classrooms. 5:1 in the Early Childhood Program

  • Highly trained and experienced faculty and tutoring staff; 84% of faculty have advanced degrees, most in Special Education, all certified in Multi-Sensory Structured Literacy ™ instruction


  • Independent School, grades Pre-K through 8

  • Approximately 65 students

  • Located at 1200 Old Pecos Trail

  • May School devotes over $200,000 to need-based financial aid.  In 2019-20, 47% of students received financial aid.

  • School hours are from 8:30 AM to 3:00 pm 

  • Memberships: National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), AdvancedED, International Dyslexia Association

  • We offer IMSLEC Accredited Multi-Sensory Language Teaching certification in partnership with Shelton School of Dallas.

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