Fort Worth Academy

7301 Dutch Branch Rd
Fort Worth, TX 76132-0761
     Tel: (817)370-1191
        
   
Grades: K - 8 | 230 students
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Founded in 1982, Fort Worth Academy is a vibrant and exciting, co-educational, private, independent K-8 day school.
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FWA is unique in its commitment to young people; and it is this uniqueness that makes me extremely proud to serve as head.
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Leading-edge, research-based approaches to teaching and learning in combination with a spirit of collaboration, cooperation, and kindness set the school apart.
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The professional staff is highly dedicated and committed to continuing their own learning.
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They work in partnership; side-by-side with their students, their students' parents, and each other.
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The atmosphere is comfortable, yet well-disciplined.
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Expectations are high, yet risk-taking is encouraged.
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The school is small, and classes are small, yet relationships are strong and the community spirit is without equal.
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We are always looking ahead, yet the traditions of the past keep us solidly grounded.
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Fort Worth Academy educates motivated, capable children from kindergarten through eighth grade in a collaborative environment of academic challenge and individual attention so students prosper as learners and citizens.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 230 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Fort Worth Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,750
Admissions Director Nancy Palmer

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Trinity Valley School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trinity Valley School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Southwest Christian School - Elementary Campus (0.2 miles away)
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  • Fort WorthTrinity Valley School
    7500 Dutch Branch Rd
    Fort WorthTX 76132
    (817)321-0100
    0 mi | 970 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • Fort WorthSouthwest Christian School - Elementary Campus
      (Christian)
    6801 Dan Danciger Rd
    Fort WorthTX 76133
    (817)294-0350
      (Christian)
    0.2 mi | 466 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Fort WorthFort Worth Montessori School
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    7148 Trail Lake Drive
    Fort WorthTX 76123
    (817)294-9850
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.8 mi | 48 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Fort WorthSt. Peter's Classical School
    Special Program Emphasis  (Christian)
    7601 Bellaire Dr S
    Fort WorthTX 76132
    (817)294-0124
    Special Program Emphasis  (Christian)
    1.3 mi | 75 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Fort WorthPrimrose School Of Columbus Trail
    Daycare / Preschool
    5330 Columbus Trl
    Fort WorthTX 76123
    (817)423-4000
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.6 mi | 36 students | Gr. K                      

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The average private school tuition in Fort Worth, TX is $8,199 for elementary schools and $8,281 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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