Dallas Academy offers students and parents the best of both worlds by providing an effective program and strategies to meet the special educational needs of bright students in grades 1-12 with learning differences, while including the activities of a larger, more traditional school.
Founded in 1965, Dallas Academy offers a structured, multisensory program for students to achieve success both in and out of the classroom. Organizational skills, self-discipline, time management, and solid academics instill students with genuine self-esteem. Students are mentored by a dedicated, experienced staff of teachers who continuously raise expectations while providing the tools and support necessary for success.
Dallas Academy emphasizes college preparation and the curriculum meets and exceeds the state of Texas academic guidelines. Classes are small, with a student-teacher ratio of 6 to 1. Every student on campus is known by all teachers, making it easy for students to be encouraged, praised, and guided toward achieving their goals.
Dallas Academy students continue to achieve success both academically and in extracurricular programs. Students are encouraged to participate on school athletic teams, in musical and theatrical productions, on the award winning yearbook staff, or be a member of the numerous clubs and activities that Dallas Academy provides.
Dallas Academy diagnostic testing center offers full battery evaluations to students throughout the community. Dallas Academy is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).