Selwyn College Preparatory School

3333 W University Dr
Denton, TX 76207-0762
Tel: (940)382-6771
Grades: K-12 | 128 students
Selwyn is a private, nonprofit, independent day school for students in kindergarten through 12th grade.
In our classrooms, students prepare for success through a challenging academic curriculum combined with unique extracurricular activities, fine arts opportunities, and athletic programs.
Everyone`s voice is essential here at Selwyn, and we work hard to ensure that every student and his or her parents or guardians feels safe and finds a place to belong in our community.
Admissions are open to all students and families.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 128 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade Selwyn College Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
Average SAT score 1070
Average ACT score 28
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki trousers, red, blue or white polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
4%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Talitha Ledet

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
GolfIndoor Soccer,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama, French, Music, National Honor Society, PE, Spanish, Visual Arts Drama, French, Music, PE, Spanish, Visual Arts, National Honor Society,

School Notes

  • Grades K-12
  • Advanced Curriculum
  • International Student Program - Grades 9-12
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed Selwyn College Preparatory School also viewed these schools: Liberty Christian School, Prince Of Peace Christian School, Denton Calvary Academy, Dallas Christian School and Willow Bend Academy.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Argyle
    Grades: NS-12 | 1266 students
    10.1 miles
    1301 S. Highway 377
    Argyle, TX 76226
    (940)294-2000
    10.1NS-12
    1266
  • Carrollton
     Prince Of Peace Christian School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-12 | 968 students
    25.4 miles
    4004 Midway Rd
    Carrollton, TX 75007
    (972)447-0532
    25.4NS-12
    968
  • Denton
    Grades: K-12 | 209 students
    6.5 miles
    Po Box 2414
    Denton, TX 76202
    (940)320-1944
    6.5K-12
    209
  • Mesquite
     Dallas Christian School
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-12 | 582 students
    42.5 miles
    1515 Republic Parkway
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972)270-5495
    42.5PK-12
    582
  • Lewisville
     Willow Bend Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 5-12 | 59 students
    18.1 miles
    101 E Southwest Pkwy Ste 101
    Lewisville, TX 75067
    (972)436-3839
    18.15-12
    59

School Reviews

Selwyn is a gem in the rough. The highly motivated and nurturing faculty have a huge influence on student success by encouraging each student to discover and excel in their individual strengths. The curriculum is challenging and students often work well above grade level. This is one reason Selwyn graduates have such an easy transition to college and university level work.
- Posted by Parent, 07/22/13

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average acceptance rate in Denton County, TX is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).