The School Guide 2018
Published September 2018
Updated November 30, 2018
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Alcuin School
6144 Churchill Way Dallas 752301
Open House: Nov. 4 Noon-2:00 p.m. A vibrant, nurturing, coeducational academic community serving students from toddler to 12th grade, Alcuin uses the Montessori and IB program methods to foster critical thinking and a lifelong passion for learning. Our students are eager to embrace change and prepare for their future as leaders in a global society.

All Saint’s Episcopal School
700 Saints Circle Fort Worth, TX
All Saints’ Episcopal School is a leading college preparatory day school in Fort Worth, Texas. Grounded in the Episcopal school tradition, All Saints’ offers programming of national distinction in the academic, fine art, athletic and spiritual disciplines, which brings to life our philosophy of promoting each student’s individual genius within.

Bishop Lynch High School
9750 Ferguson Road. Dallas, Texas 75204
December 2, 2018. Bishop Lynch provides academic excellence in a state-of-the-art institution, as well as arts and athletics to give students a top-notch education. Our students earn more college credits than any other high school in the Metroplex — public or private. In doing so, our students and their families save thousands in college tuition fees.

CityLab High School
912 South Ervay Street DallasTX 75201
High school students use the city as a lab to explore the social fabric of Dallas. Collaborating with industry experts, students complete real-world projects emphasizing public policy and community development while preparing for careers in architecture, urban planning, and environmental science. Open house events: 7:00 p.m. November 13th, December 11th, January 15th and by appointment.

Country Day School of Arlington- Montessori
1105 W. Randol Mill Rd. ArlingtonTexas 76012
CDSA is an accredited Montessori school focusing on early-childhood development; 4 months-Kindergarten. The curriculum is designed to advance intellectual curiosity and independent thinking in order to foster self-confidence and leadership skills. CDSA’s mission: To educate the whole child. Thus, we endeavor to nurture every heart and challenge every mind through the experience of meaningful inquiry.

D.A. Hulcy STEAM Middle School 
9339 South Polk St. Dallas, TX 75232
Hulcy is a high-performing school where students explore science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and the arts (STEAM) through hands-on, project-based learning. Applications open November 2018. Schedule a tour today or attend an upcoming open house: 6:00-7:00 p.m. on November 8th, December 4th, or January 24th.

Dallas Academy
950 Tiffany Way. DallasTexas 75218
Dallas Academy is a co-ed school serving students in grades 1-12 offering a structured, multi-sensory program for students with diagnosed learning differences including reading (dyslexia), writing (dysgraphia), and math (dyscalculia), ADD/ADHD, autism spectrum disorders, and memory and processing disorders. Dallas Academy meets educational needs while including the activities of a larger, more traditional school.

Dallas International School
6039 Churchill Way Dallas, Texas 75230
Admissions Preview: October 27, 10am-12pm. A multilingual education is a gift that will benefit your children for life. By being immersed in an open-minded, diverse and culturally rich environment, your children will all the skills and knowledge necessary to become global citizens. Visit us and learn about what makes us “Globally inspired. Distinctly different.”

Denton Independent School District
1307 N. Locust Denton, TX 76210
Denton ISD has been committed to providing a quality education since it was founded in 1882. The district encompasses 180 square miles and contains all or parts of 17 municipalities. It is a place where citizens and students are highly engaged in education and in finding away to impact their local and global community.

Eduardo Mata Montessori School
7420 La Vista Drive Dallas , TX 75214
Mata’s Montessori model engages children in student-centered, hands-on learning. Through mixed-age classrooms, the learning process is matched to the social development of each child. Learning is enriched through music, drama, and art. Schedule a tour today or attend an upcoming open house: 5:30 p.m. on November 6th, December 12th, or January 29th.

Episcopal School of Dallas, The
4100 Merrell Road DallasTX 75229 
Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 1:00p.m. 
The Admission Preview is an opportunity to learn about ESD. The afternoon will provide an overview of our academic programs, insight into our class offerings and outstanding faculty, tours by our Student Ambassadors, as well as information on athletics, fine arts, student life and our outdoor education program.

Fairhill School
16150 Preston Road Dallas, Texas 75248
October 19, 2018 – 10am Admission Preview Coffee. February 8, 2019 – 10am Admission Preview Coffee. Fairhill is a private, non-profit, college preparatory school serving students in grades 1 -12. Fairhill’s primary purpose is to provide a superior education for students of average and above intelligence who have been diagnosed with a learning difference.

Fellowship Christian Academy
1821 W Camp Wisdom Road Dallas, TX 75232
Fellowship Christian Academy is a dually accredited, private college preparatory school with an emphasis on STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. Our classrooms comprise 21st-century learning components through the lenses of a biblical worldview, which includes critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and communication. Now enrolling 18 mo. – 8th grade.

Fort Worth Christian School
6200 Holiday Lane North Richland Hills, Texas 76180
Fort Worth Christian is a Christ-centered community where every student is known, loved, and valued, taught excellence in and out of the classroom, and empowered by a biblical worldview for a lifetime of faith, service, and leadership for Christ. Check our website for Open House and monthly preview events.

Fort Worth Independent School District
100 N. University Dr. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Friday, November 9th: 4 – 7:00pm. Saturday, November 10th: 9am – Noon. Wiylkerson-Greines Activity Center: 5201 C.A. Roberson, Fort Worth, TX 76119. Discover the power of choice! Learn more about Programs of Choice and Schools of Choice and the many golden opportunities for students. For more information, visit

Good Shepherd Episcopal School
11110 Midway Rd DallasTX 75229
Open House: Sunday, October 28 1:003:00 pm. At Good Shepherd Episcopal School, our mission is to inspire your children to learn with confidence, serve with compassion, and lead with courage. Our exceptional curriculum and signature programs are designed to encourage learning through a well-balanced and meaningful educational experience for all students, prekindergarten through eighth grade.

Grace Academy of Dallas
11306A Inwood Road DallasTexas 75229
Grace Academy would love to invite prospective families to join us for a Touch of Grace open house on October 9th at 6:30 p.m. or October 10th at 9:30 a.m. You will enjoy hearing from our Headmaster and our Elementary Principal. Visit our campus and discover how your child can Grow in Grace! RSVP at 214-696-5648.

Grapevine Faith Christian School 
730 E. Worth Street GrapevineTX 76051
At Grapevine Faith Christian School, we look for leadership in each student, whether displayed in academics, athletics, or the arts. We exist to develop and graduate authentic Christian leaders. Open House Dates: October 9, 2018, November 5, 2018, December 4, 2018, January 29, 2019, February 19, 2019, March 26, 2019 & April 23, 2019. 

Great Lakes Academy
6000 Custer Rd. Building 7 Plano, Texas 75023
GLA is an accredited private non-profit K-12 day school serving learning different students with average to above average intelligence. Students may be diagnosed with AD/ HD, HFA or Aspergers Syndrome and/or other learning differences. GLA provides its students a strong academic program coupled with social skills lessons, small class size and caring well trained faculty.

Greenhill School
4141 Spring Valley Road Addison, TX 75001
Discover What Inspires You: Greenhill, a coed independent day school for prekindergarten – Grade 12. Preschool and Lower School Admission Preview (PK – Grade 4): Sunday, October 14, 1:00 pm. Middle and Upper School Admission Preview (Grades 5-12): Saturday, December 1, 1:00 pm

Highland Park Presbyterian Day School
3821 University Boulevard Dallas, Texas 75205
Our Fall Preview is on Wednesday, October 17th at 9:30 AM. Please RSVP to attend: Our Mission: Highland Park Presbyterian Day School partners with families to educate the whole child within in a nurturing Christian environment. The Day School serves children ages twelve months through Kindergarten.

Hillier School
3821 University Blvd. Dallas, TX 75205
Hillier School provides an accredited program for students with dyslexia and related learning differences. With an emphasis on reading, writing and spelling, Hillier faculty strives to raise academic achievement through multisensory, success-oriented teaching and small, structured classes. Small class sizes, offered in a Christian context, create an environment uniquely suited to developing the whole child.

Hockaday School, The
11600 Welch Road Dallas, TX 75229
Believing in the limitless potential of girls, Hockaday develops resilient, confident women who are educated and inspired to lead lives of purpose and impact. Middle/Upper School Preview Day: October 28, 2-4 p.m. Lower School Parent Visit: October 21, 1-2:30 p.m. Tours and Classroom Visits Available at

Holy Trinity Academy
13555 Hillcrest Rd. Dallas, Texas 75240
Holy Trinity Academy considers it a privilege to foster and promote the academic, spiritual, social and emotional growth of every child. High academic standards in a Christian nurturing environment have compelled onlookers to call HTA “A Hidden Gem”. Come tour and see why. Offering year-round enrollment. 2 years old thru Kindergarten. SACS Accredited.

Ignite Middle School
2211 Caddo Street. DallasTX 75204
Ignite the unlimited potential within your child! As one of the district’s newest personalized learning schools, Ignite Middle School offers an engaging education experience tailored to your child’s unique strengths, needs, and interests. Instruction includes in-depth career exploration, cutting-edge technology, and project-based learning. Call today to schedule a tour!

Innovation, Design, Entrepreneurship Academy (IDEA)
4800 Ross Avenue. Dallas, TX 75204
IDEA high school provides a one-of-a-kind education for one-of-a-kind kids. Through Personalized Learning, students receive instruction using a pace and format customized for them. Students have professional mentors, internships beginning in the 10th grade, and can graduate with Business and Industry endorsements. Call today to schedule a tour!

Kessler School, The
1215 Turner Ave Dallas, TX 75208
The Kessler School offers an innovative academic environment that gives students a solid foundation, confidence, and inspires curiosity and discovery. Minutes from downtown Dallas in the hills of Kessler Park, the school embodies the ideals of the surrounding community and with small class sizes, makes it a priority to provide an individualized approach to learning.

Key School
3947 East Loop 820 South Fort Worth, Texas 76119
At Key School, students are valued individuals with specific learning needs. Integrated curricula, are modified and enriched to accommodate each student’s unique learning styles. This is paired with individualized schedules designed to build upon the academic goals of each student. Key School is devoted to helping children find their key to success.

Lakehill Preparatory School
2720 Hillside Drive DallasTX 75214.
At Lakehill, we pride ourselves on getting to know each child and each family individually. The best way to see what Lakehill is all about is to experience it for yourself. We encourage you to visit Lakehill and allow us to tailor a private tour to your specific needs and wants.

Lamplighter School, The
11611 Inwood Road DallasTexas 75229 
Beginning with a pre-K 3 program, Lamplighter engages the youngest learners through fourth grade in the joy of learning. Visit for Admission Coffee dates. Join us at our Admission Preview Sunday, November 11, 2018 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Lewisville Independent School District
1565 W. Main Street LewisvilleTexas 75067 
Lewisville ISD’s promise to our students, staff, parents and the communities we serve is simple — all of our students enjoy thriving, productive lives in a future they create. Our North Texas district offers multiple academies, provides prestigious fine arts programs and excels in academics and athletics. In LISD, every child belongs.

Montessori Academy at Onesimo Hernandez Elementary
5555 Maple Avenue. DallasTX 75235
As one of the newest public Montessori schools in the metroplex, Montessori Academy will engage your child in student-centered, hands-on learning. Through mixed-age classrooms, the learning process is matched to the social development of each child and enriched through the arts. Attend an open house: 6:30 p.m. on October 25th, November 29th, or January 24th.

Montessori Children’s House and School
7335 Abrams Rd. DallasTX 75231
Located on picturesque, wooded grounds in northeast Dallas, Montessori Children’s House and School (MCHS) is dedicated to providing quality AMI-Montessori education for children ages 3-6 years. MCHS enjoys a supportive parent community and a diverse student population. Call to schedule a tour or reserve a spot at our Montessori Information Night on January 24, 2019.

Oakridge School, The
5900 W. Pioneer Pkwy. Arlington, TX 76013
Come Create, Win, Learn, Perform, Excel, and Lead With Us! Register for an admissions event: Friday, Oct. 5, Wednesday, Nov. 7, Thursday, Nov. 8, & Monday, Dec. 10.

Our Redeemer Lutheran School of Dallas
7611 Park Lane DallasTexas 75225
Open House Week: Nov. 5-9, 9:00 – 12:00 am, Come and Go. ORLS serves students and families from 2 y/o – 6th grade in a nurturing, individualized environment, caring for the whole child, not just their minds. We encourage working above level, but with a balanced curriculum and small classes.

Parish Episcopal School
4101 Sigma Rd Dallas, TX 75244
Students at Parish learn and succeed by realizing and fostering their passions in a warm and joyful learning environment. Hillcrest Campus: PreK – 2nd grade, Saturday, November 3, 2018 – Open House 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Midway Campus: 3rd – 12th grade, Saturday, November 10, 2018 – Open House 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Personalized Learning Preparatory at Sam Houston
2827 Throckmorton Street. DallasTX 75219 
Give your child the gift of an education tailored just for them. As one of the district’s newest personalized learning schools, PL Prep at Sam Houston will empower your child to explore their interests, discover new strengths, and take ownership of their learning. Schedule a tour or attend an open house: November 25th at 5:30.

Prince of Peace Christian School & Early Learning Center
4004 Midway Road Carrollton, Texas 75007
POPCS serves engaged families, with children from ages 6 weeks through Grade 12, wanting an excellent education in a diverse and caring environment. Our award-winning school cultivates Christ-like character, delivering academic excellence and inspiring individual passions.
Previews: Lower School: October 3rd, November 7th, February 13th. Middle/Upper School: October 17th, December 5th, March 6th. Future Freshman Day: November 8th. Campus Preview Night: January 17th.

St. John’s Episcopal School
848 Harter Road Dallas, TX 75214
If you are looking for an education that both challenges and inspires your child in a joyful learning environment, this is St. John’s Episcopal School. October 10 Middle School Coffee 5-8 grade. October 24 Early Childhood Coffee Pre-k-K. November 7 Lower School Coffee Pre-k-4th grade. November 28 Early Childhood Coffee Pre-k-K.

St. Philip’s School & Community Center
1600 Pennsylvania Ave. Dallas, TX 75215
We provide a rigorous education to students from PreK2 to 6th grade. Students receive a robust academic experience enriched with project-based learning, differentiated instruction, STEM, robotics and fine arts. Admissions Preview: October 11, 2017, 8:00 a.m., November 10, 2017, 8:00 a.m. & December 13, 2017, 8:00 a.m. Open House: January 9, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School
3741 Abrams Road Dallas, TX 75214
St. Thomas Aquinas is the largest Catholic PK-8th in Texas, and has served East Dallas families for 70+ years. We prepare students to Learn, Serve, Lead, and Succeed in a faith-based, highly engaged environment. Open House Dates: December 4, 2018 & January 22, 2019. Accepting applications for all grade levels PK4-8th for 2019-20 beginning November 2018.

Shelton School & Evaluation Center
15720 Hillcrest Road Dallas, TX 75248
Shelton always has an open house, thanks to year-long rolling admission! Largest independent school worldwide (Early Childhood – Grade 12) for intelligent students who just happen to learn differently. Other services include year-round speech therapy program, teacher training, and Scholars small-group tutoring for reading / writing / spelling skills. Established 1976.

Southwest Christian School
6901 Altamesa Boulevard Fort Worth, Texas 76123
Southwest Christian School is a Christ centered, college preparatory school that graduates Christian leaders in the world. Visit us to learn more!

Solar Preparatory School for Boys
1802 Moser Avenue. DallasTX 75206
The renowned Solar Preparatory school model is now available as the district’s newest all-boys STEAM school! Learn more about Solar’s coding, engineering, music and theater offerings at an open house: November 1st at 6:00 p.m; November 30th at 8:00 a.m; December 5th at 6:00 p.m; or January 9th at 6:00 p.m.

Solar Preparatory School for Girls
2617 North Henderson Avenue Dallas, TX 75206
Solar equips girls with the depth of knowledge and strength of character they need to excel in STEAM fields. Learn more about Solar’s coding, engineering, robotics, art and drama courses at an open house: October 4th at 6:00 p.mNovember 1st at 8:00 a.mDecember 5th at 6:00 p.m; or January 17th at 6:00 p.m.

Trinity Valley School
7500 Dutch Branch Fort Worth, Texas 76132
Prospective kindergarten parent coffee Oct. 9, 9:30. Prospective kindergartners and parent Raccoon afternoon -4:00 Oct 18 or Nov. 27. Kindergarten – 12th grade open house for families Sun., Nov. 4, 2:00-4:00. TVS is K-12, independent, co-ed, day school located on 75 acres in southwest Fort Worth.

Waypoint Montessori 
1513 Hall-Johnson Road ColleyvilleTexas 76034
Established in 1971, Waypoint Montessori is a collaborative learning environment that provides integrated, whole-child education through the proven, authentic Montessori method, as defined by the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI). Waypoint currently serves children between the ages of 14 months and 8th grade, and is accredited through AMI and TAAPS

Westwood School Montessori Lower School Community, The
14340 Proton Road Dallas, Texas 75244
Starting at an early age, we help Westwood students grow into caring young adults who are inquisitive, informed and inspired to succeed in an ever-changing world. Open Houses: Saturday, September 15th, 2018 1:00 – 3:00 PM, Sunday, October 7th, 2018 1:00 – 3:00 PM. Preschool Parent Preview: Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 9:30 – 10:30 AM

Winston School, The
5707 Royal Lane DallasTexas 75229 
Serving children in grades K-12, The Winston School is a small college preparatory school designed to maximize the potential of bright students who learn differently.® Admissions Open House: Thursday, November 8, 2018 – 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Sunday, January 27, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Yorktown Education
5170 Village Creek Drive. Plano, Texas 75093
Yorktown Education has become a leader in student-centered (also known as personalized) education, where your child is the priority. This approach focuses on what your child needs. Our philosophy prepares children to thrive in the new global environment. We believe your child should be educated and prepared for the future world they will live in.