The Westwood School

14340 Proton Rd
Dallas, TX 75244-0972
     Tel: (972)239-8598
        
   
Grades: K - 12 | 305 students
Since 1986, The Westwood School has provided an outstanding Montessori environment beginning at the preschool level, building on the Chinese proverb, “What I hear I forget, what I see I remember, what I do I know.”

Westwood blends this highly regarded method with  the International Baccalaureate, an ideal overlay to the foundation laid by the Montessori method.
IB World Schools (more than 2900 in over 130 countries) share a common philosophy–a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that The Westwood School believes is important for our students.

Westwood is an authorized IB World School, offering the IB Middle Years Programme (grades 7-10) and the IB Diploma Programme (grades 11-12).

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Other school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1986

Student Body

Total Students 305 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Westwood School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admissions Director Debra Giorgini

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Greenhill School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Greenhill School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Greenhill School (0.4 miles away)
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