The Highlands School

1451 E Northgate Drive,
Irving, TX, 75062-0750
     Tel: (972)554-1980
Grades: PK - 12 | 391 students
The mission of The Highlands School is to provide the highest quality education and foster integrally formed Christian leaders.
This mission is fulfilled as The Highlands School students graduate as strong Christian leaders, convinced of the truth, prepared and committed to establish and foster a society where Christian values are taught, embraced and put into practice.
This mission is pursued through the development of the whole person encompassing the commitment to teach, to educate, and to form.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1986

Student Body

Total Students 391 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade The Highlands School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology,  AP Calculus,  AP History,  AP Physics,  AP Spanish, AP English, AP Latin, AP Political Science, 
Average SAT score 1636
Average ACT score 24
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes Pre-K 9300 K 9500 1-3 10100 4-5 10300 6-8 10500 9-12 12900
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Andrea Chapa

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Choir, Drama Club, Journalism, Model UN, National Honor Society, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Yearbook Choir, Drama Club, Journalism, Model UN, Yearbook, National Honor Society,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cistercian Preparatory School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Redeemer Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Sloan School (1.1 miles away)
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  • IrvingRedeemer Montessori School
    Montessori School
    2700 Warren Cir
    IrvingTX75062
    (972)257-3517
    Montessori School
    0.7 mi | 163 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • IrvingCistercian Preparatory School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    3660 Cistercian Road
    IrvingTX75039
    (469)499-5400
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 352 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • IrvingThe Sloan School
      (Christian)
    3131 N O Connor Rd
    IrvingTX75062
    (972)659-1199
      (Christian)
    1.1 mi | 162 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • IrvingMiss Bloomingdales Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    5100 Riverside Dr
    IrvingTX75039
    (972)869-9145
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.1 mi | 40 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • IrvingMontessori School Of Las Colinas
    Montessori School
    4961 N O Connor Rd
    IrvingTX75062
    (972)717-0417
    Montessori School
    1.7 mi | 106 students | Gr. PK-K                      

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