Tel: (214) 324-1481
- Dallas Academy's mission is to restore the promise of full academic enrichment to students with learning differences.
- We establish a meaningful connection with each student to overcome barriers to success.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)|
|Grades Offered||Grades 1-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Dyslexia, dysgraphia, math processing disorders, attention deficit disorder, mild Asperger|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||174 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||40 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||4:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||10 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$19,000|
|Tuition Notes||$15,500,000-$22,000 depending on grade and payment plan.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$2,000|
|Admissions Director||Katie Mayfield|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,|
Swimming, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||9 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), InterAct Club (Rotary), PHotography Club, Service "DAwgs", Student Council|
Club or Organization:
Bike Club, Girl Talk, Robotics Club
Arts and Music Programs:
- Dallas Academy is a grade 1-12 private school on the on the shores of White Rock Lake in Lake Highlands. Dallas Academy`s mission is to restore the promise of full academic enrichment to students with learning differences. A meaningful connection with each student is established to overcome barriers to success. Dallas Academy offers students and parents the best of both worlds by providing an effective program and strategies to meet the special educational needs of bright students with learning differences, while including the activities of a larger, more traditional school.
- Founded in 1965, by former Dallas Mayor Wallace Savage and his wife, Dorothy, Dallas Academy offers a structured, multisensory program for students to achieve success both in and out of the classroom. Organizational skills, self-discipline, time management, and solid academics instill students with genuine self-esteem. Students are mentored by a dedicated, experienced staff of teachers who continuously raise expectations while providing the tools and support necessary for success. Classes are small, with students to be encouraged, praised, and guided toward achieving their goals.a student-teacher ratio of 6 to 1. Every student on campus is known by all teachers, making it easy for Dallas Academy emphasizes college preparation.
- Dallas Academy students continue to achieve success both academically and in extracurricular programs. Students are encouraged to participate on school athletic teams, in musical and theatrical productions, on the award winning yearbook staff, or be a member of the numerous clubs and activities that Dallas Academy offers. Dallas Academy is accredited by the AdvancED- Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). Dallas Academy welcomes visitors to campus to tour their beautiful new facility, which was a 2009 AIA Design Winner for architects Good, Fulton & Farrell.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Dallas Grades: PK-12 | 981 students
17301 Preston Road
Dallas, TX 75252
(972) 774-1772 11.6 PK-12
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