The Primer School

503 Orange St,
Arlington, TX, 76012-0760
Tel: (817)275-2981
The Primer School is an educational preschool for ages 3 to 4 and Kindergarten.
Our school is half day, but we offer the option of extended days.
Our teachers are state certified and we are proud to say that we have been in business since 1965.
Any child may be admitted regardless of race or ethnic origin.
Applications for admission are accepted any time during the year as openings are available.
The Primer School is committed to providing experiences that prepare your child to successfully transition from home to the school environment.
We focus on helping them develop self-expression, self-control, creativity, and responsibility while creating a strong foundation in educational concepts.
We are committed to doing all of this in a supportive, loving, secure environment.
We also offer outstanding Summer Programs, Art Classes and Spanish Classes throughout the year.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 57 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 34%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • The Primer School is an educational preschool for ages 3 to 4 and Kindergarten. Our school is half day, but we offer the option of extended days. Our teachers are state certified and we are proud to say that we have been in business since 1965. Any child may be admitted regardless of race or ethnic origin. Applications for admission are accepted any time during the year as openings are available. The Primer School is committed to providing experiences that prepare your child to successfully transition from home to the school environment. We focus on helping them develop self-expression, self-control, creativity, and responsibility while creating a strong foundation in educational concepts. We are committed to doing all of this in a supportive, loving, secure environment. We also offer outstanding Summer Programs, Art Classes and Spanish Classes throughout the year. Come and see why we have had generations of families attend Primer and why those who come find the Primer to be the perfect start to building a life long love of the learning environment.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Texas Christian Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Country Day School Of Arlington (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Texas Christian Academy (1.3 miles away)
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