Message from Bob Broudo

Dr. Charles (Chad) Drake, Landmark’s Founder, was undeniably brilliant, passionate, charismatic, creative, and severely dyslexic. In the 1960’s, he opened the Reading Research Institute in Wellesley, Massachusetts, where he diagnosed children and adolescents with dyslexia and other language-based learning disabilities, and soon became frustrated by the lack of appropriate services and programs for these students. Thus, he began operating summer programs in Maine, including in 1969 on the Bates College campus, where I was a rising junior, and met Dr. Drake and learned of his work. Read more.


Details About the Process

From Our Board Chair

Details about Landmark School's Head of School search

Position Statement

The evolving role of Landmark's next head of school. Coming soon!

Frequently Asked Questions

At critical milestones we will reach out to the community via email. Information about the process will be available on the Landmark School Head Search webpage.

We will do our best to keep the community apprised of the process as we meet major milestones along the way. Please understand that some aspects of this process are confidential and cannot be shared.

We encourage you to contact with any questions or feedback. The Search Committee will review and respond to inquiries on a regular basis.

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Learn about the evolving role of Landmark's next head of school. Forum dates coming soon.

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