Alcuin School

  • Alcuin School is creating an educational evolution, which encompasses a strong Montessori and International Baccalaureate education, within a dynamic environment for the opportunity for students to become "innovative thinkers and passionate learners.".

School News

  • Alcuin School Hosts Grandparents' and Special Friends' Day - 11/30/2018 - The event is one of Alcuin's most anticipated school traditions when students' guests are invited to attend Grandparents' and Special Friends' Day. The annual celebration is a great way for ...moreintergenerational interaction and allows guests to share cherished moments with students in the classroom and around campus.
  • Alcuin School Honors Big Thought CEO and Board Chair at Alex Podeszwa Scholarship Luncheon - 11/07/2018 - Alcuin School, a leader in Montessori and International Baccalaureate education, hosted its fourth annual Alex Podeszwa Scholarship Luncheon and honored Byron Sanders, President and CEO of Big Thought, and Melora ...moreLeiser, Big Thought Board Chair at the Belo Mansion on Oct. 24. Sanders and Leiser were recognized for their leadership at Big Thought, a Dallas nonprofit which strives to ignite the imagination of children through accessible educational programs that reinforce core academic curricula and help develop 21st century skills. hide
  • Alcuin School Celebrates 100% IB Diploma Pass Rate for First Graduating Class - 07/10/2018 - Alcuin School, a leader in Montessori and International Baccalaureate education, today announced a 100% pass rate for its 2017-2018 IB Diploma Programme. This major milestone puts Alcuin among a few ...moreselect schools in the U.S. and internationally to achieve this accomplishment, making it particularly significant for its first-ever graduating class. Alcuin`s Class of 2018 will soon be heading out to colleges and universities across the country and around the world including: American University, Cornell University, Emory University, ESSEC Business School in France, St. Francis Xavier University, Nova Scotia, University of Southern California, and many more. They join an IB DP alumni community of more than 1.7 million graduates in 152 countries worldwide.hide

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association Montessori International (AMI)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1964

Student Body

Total Students589 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 39%
Students by GradeAlcuin School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes$16,050-$27,700 (Toddler/Upper School)
Admissions DirectorAnnie Villalobos
Admissions AssociateKarla Gross


Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Alcuin School inspires its students to reach their highest levels of personal and academic achievement, guides them to become compassionate global citizens, and prepares them to embrace challenges with confidence and innovation by providing the ideal Montessori and International Baccalaureate education. Alcuin School is a Montessori and IB day school for ages 18 months through grade 12, located in Dallas, TX. Our primary educational purpose is to provide an enriched academic and creative environment that features strong Montessori and International Baccalaureate programs that enhance our students` intellectual, social, aesthetic and physical development enabling them to live happy, rewarding and productive lives.
  • In order to accomplish our philosophy, we work toward the following goals: To provide a solid educational foundation for our students, beginning with early childhood and continuing through the middle school years. To create a Montessori environment and institute a strong International Baccalaureate curriculum that supports the developmental needs of our students. To support the faculty and staff in the development of quality programs.
  • To support our parent community in understanding our mission, school programs and the developing needs of our children.We are committed to our school`s philosophy as a means of establishing an effective Montessori and International Baccalaureate environment throughout our community.

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    Dallas, TX 75230
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    Frisco, TX 75034
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    6801 W. Park Blvd
    Plano, TX 75093
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    5.6 miles
    7777 Osage Plaza Parkway
    Dallas, TX 75252
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