White Rock Montessori School

1601 Oates Dr
Dallas, TX 75228-0752
Tel: (214)324-5580
Grades: PK-8 | 180 students
previous
next
Nestled beside a creek on wooded acreage in East Dallas, White Rock Montessori serves 160 students ages three through 8th grade. Founded in 1975, the school was among the first Montessori elementary programs in the nation and is recognized today as one of the city's finest Montessori programs.
White Rock Montessori is dedicated to providing a challenging educational environment in which each child is empowered to grow to his/her fullest potential academically, emotionally, physically and socially at each stage of development.
Following the principles of Dr. Maria Montessori, the school provides a consistent framework for learning through the dynamic partnership of child, parent and teacher.
White Rock Montessori students develop a deep sense of personal and social responsibility and respect for themselves, others and the environment.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 180 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade White Rock Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Preschool Half Day $5,963.00 Preschool Full day $9,510.00 Lower Elementary $9,808.00 Upper Elementary $9,808.00 Middle School $12,413.00 After School Care $4,007.00 Before and After School Care $4,858.00 Before School Care $976.00
Admissions Associate Ginger Payton

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports TennisTennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Choir, Girl Scouts, Model United Nations Choir, Girl Scouts, Model United Nations,

School Notes

  • The Staff at White Rock Montessori is committed to the concept that every child should be given the opportunity to develop to the fullest of his or her potential. The aim of the school is to encourage active, self-directed learning and to strike a balance of individual mastery with small group collaboration within the whole group community. Children who participate in the White Rock Montessori program have been described as having developed self-discipline, self knowledge and independence, an enthusiasm for learning, an organized approach to problem solving and solid academic skills.

Profile last updated: 11/11/2015

Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed White Rock Montessori School also viewed these schools: Lakehill Preparatory School, Dallas Christian School, Grace Fellowship, Firewheel Christian Academy and First Baptist Academy.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dallas
    Grades: K-12 | 400 students
    3.5 miles
    2720 Hillside Drive
    Dallas, TX 75214
    (214)826-2931
    3.5K-12
    400
  • Mesquite
     Dallas Christian School
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-12 | 582 students
    4.1 miles
    1515 Republic Parkway
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972)270-5495
    4.1PK-12
    582
  • Sunnyvale
    Grace Fellowship
    (Christian)
    Grades: K-12 | 88 students
    5.5 miles
    3052 N Belt Line Road
    Sunnyvale, TX 75182
    (972)226-4499
    5.5K-12
    88
  • Garland
    Grades: PK-6 | 127 students
    11.1 miles
    5500 Lavon Drive
    Garland, TX 75040
    (972)495-0851
    11.1PK-6
    127
  • Dallas
    Grades: PK-12
    7 miles
    1606 Patterson
    Dallas, TX 75201
    (214)969-7861
    7PK-12
    n/a

School Reviews

Endorsements 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:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
November 21, 2016
What is really important in choosing a private school? Ranks? Academics? Financial aid? Sports programs? Arts programs? One of these criteria doesn't matter. The others do.
November 09, 2016
Private School Review has a robust search engine which will make your private school search process much easier to do. Here are some tips on how to use this tool.
November 09, 2016
We take a look at the enormous impact a private foundation can have on education.
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 private school tuition in Dallas, TX is $8,103 for elementary schools and $15,554 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dallas, TX is 68% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).