Shelton School

15720 Hillcrest Road,
Dallas, TX, 75248-0752
Tel: (972)774-1772
Grades: PK - 12 | 807 students
Shelton's mission is a school and resource center dedicated to making a difference by serving and empowering the lives of students who learn differently because not all great minds think alike.
Our vision is a world model in education of individuals who learn differently through education, evaluation, therapy, research and outreach.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, ADHD, Language Disorders
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 807 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Shelton School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 133 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Diann Slaton

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Fairhill School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spring Creek KinderCare (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Spring Valley United Methodist (1.7 miles away)
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  • Dallas Spring Creek KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    15610 Spring Creek Road
    Dallas , TX , 75248
    (972)404-9020
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.7  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Dallas
    The Fairhill School
    Special Education School
    16150 Preston Rd
    Dallas , TX , 75248
    (972)233-1026
    Special Education School
    1.2  mi  |  218  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Dallas
    Spring Valley United Methodist
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    7700 Spring Valley Rd
    Dallas , TX , 75254
    (972)233-2317
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    1.7  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Dallas
    Texas Torah Institute
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    17738 Davenport Rd
    Dallas , TX , 75252
    (972)250-4888
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    2  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Dallas
    Holy Trinity Academy
    (Greek Orthodox)
    13555 Hillcrest Rd
    Dallas , TX , 75240
    (972)490-7060
    (Greek Orthodox)
    2.1  mi  |  44  students  |  Gr.  K-2

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