The Canterbury Episcopal School

1708 N Westmoreland Road
Desoto, TX 75115-0751
     Tel: (972)572-7200
Grades: K - 12 | 247 students
The Canterbury Episcopal School inspires in each student a love of learning in preparation for college with an emphasis on academic excellence,spiritual development,appreciation of diversity, and social responsibility.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 247 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 55%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade The Canterbury Episcopal School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses
Advanced Courses American Literature,  English Literature,  US History,  Eurpoean History,  Spanish Language,  Biology,  Environmental Science,  Chemistry,  Physics,  Physics C Mechanics,  Art History  
Average SAT score 1240
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $8,900 to $15,900. Tuition Assistance is available on an as-needed basis and ranges from 5% to 50%.
% on Financial Aid 30%
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Libby Conder


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Model United Nations, Art Club, Studio Arts, Performing Arts, Film and Video Production, Entrepreneurship, Graphic Design, Film and Literature, Geopolotical Studies, Debate, Psychology, Mock Trial, Cooking, Yearbook Art Club, Studio Arts, Debate, Psychology, Mock Trial, Cooking, Yearbook, Model United Nations,
Performing Arts,
Film and Video Production,
Graphic Design,
Film and Literature,
Geopolotical Studies,

School Notes:

Proven College Preparatory - Recognized for Diversity -Faith based Community

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Community Christian Academy Inc (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Merrywood School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Merrywood School (1.8 miles away)
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