The Lamplighter School

11611 Inwood Rd,
Dallas, TX, 75229-0752
Tel: (214)369-9201
Lamplighter is a school that consistently strives to promote a high degree of excellence in the teaching and learning of those basic and academic skills needed to cope successfully with the demands of contemporary society.
At Lamplighter, learning is believed to be a lifelong endeavor.
To that end, the Lamplighter community tries to build a sense of trust, where students feel free to express and test their views and can come to enjoy learning for its own intrinsic worth.
All children are expected and encouraged to develop and perform at their highest potential.
The school is committed to fostering a sensitive environment that supports the development of self-confidence and self-reliance as well as the nurturing of creativity and critical thought.
These goals are accomplished in a warm and caring atmosphere.
We value individuality and encourage all children to reach their potential, while respecting their similarities and differences.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 5

Student Body

Total Students 402 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade The Lamplighter School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Hockaday School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Wise Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Hockaday School (0.6 miles away)
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  • Dallas The Wise Academy
    (Jewish)
    5608 Northaven Road
    Dallas , TX , 75230
    (214)739-3636
    (Jewish)
    0.5  mi  |  41  students  |  Gr.  K-5
  • Dallas
    The Hockaday School
    All-girls  (Nonsectarians)
    11600 Welch Road
    Dallas , TX , 75229
    (214)363-6311
    All-girls  (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  1085  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Dallas
    The Winston School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    5707 Royal Lane
    Dallas , TX , 75229
    (214)691-6950
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.9  mi  |  189  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Dallas
    St. Rita School
    (Roman Catholic)
    12525 Inwood Rd
    Dallas , TX , 75244
    (972)239-3203
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  666  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Dallas
    Jesuit College Prep School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    12345 Inwood Rd
    Dallas , TX , 75244
    (972)387-8700
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  1039  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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