Dallas Christian Academy

4025 N Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75204-0752
Tel: (214)528-6327
Grades: PK-12 | 129 students
For more than sixty years, Dallas Christian Academy’s unique urban location, in the heart of Uptown Dallas, has provided a rich cultural atmosphere to supplement the school’s classic academic curriculum.
DCA provides the benefits of an intimate learning environment and a focus on educating and developing the whole person.
Young people are encouraged to excel academically and also to develop healthy bodies and thriving spiritual lives. The integration of high academic standards with a nurturing learning environment is the principle goal of Dallas Christian Academy’s teachers and staff.
Creative thinking and Christ-centered service are foundational to this innovative academic program where students can realize their God-given potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Other religious school association(s)
Other special emphasis association(s)
National Independent Private Schools Association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Seventh-Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1952

Student Body

Total Students 129 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Dallas Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1186
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Docker pants, plaid skirt, oxford shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,960
Tuition Notes Middle School $4050 High School $5200
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Allison Tucker
Admissions Associate Kristina Calixto


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Bell Choir, Choir, Concert Band, Elementary Drama, Industrial Arts Club, Live Arts Program, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Piano Lessons, Praise Band, Signing, Strings Program, Student Association, Yearbook Bell Choir, Choir, Concert Band, Newspaper, Piano Lessons, Praise Band, Signing, Yearbook, Elementary Drama,
Industrial Arts Club,
Live Arts Program,
National Honor Society,
Strings Program,
Student Association,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Southern Baptist Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Trinity Catholic School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Trinity Catholic School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Dallas
    Grades: PK-8 | 173 students
    0.7 miles
    3815 Oak Lawn Ave
    Dallas, TX 75219
  • Dallas
    Grades: PK-12
    1.2 miles
    2633 Mckinney Ave # 130-107
    Dallas, TX 75204
  • Dallas
    Notre Dame School
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 2-12 | 150 students
    1.2 miles
    2018 Allen St
    Dallas, TX 75204
  • Dallas
    Vanguard Preparatory School
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12
    1.4 miles
    4240 Sigma Road Dallas
    Dallas, TX 75244
  • Dallas
    Grades: PK-12
    2 miles
    1606 Patterson
    Dallas, TX 75201

School Reviews

Dallas Christian Academy is a wonderful school. The staff is warm and focused on academic excellence. The student body is incredible, full of talented and caring young people. The school provides a safe, family environment with small class sizes that are excellent for learning.
- Posted by Teacher, 08/10/13

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