The J. Erik Jonsson Community School provides innovative teaching and learning within a family-friendly environment for at-risk kids from age three through fifth grade.
Over 75 percent of the school’s 230 students qualify for the free or reduced federal lunch program.
Families are encouraged to participate actively in their child’s education and in the life of the school.
The School's Family Guidance Coordinator stays connected with parents of our three year-old students through monthly home visits, emphasizing.
All classroom teachers make annual home visits at the beginning of each school year.
The Jonsson School's enriched, accelerated curriculum is based on Texas Education Agency standards.
Preschool and kindergarten classes have a maximum of 12 students to one teacher.
First through fifth grades have a maximum of 16 students to one certified teacher.
Each student receives specialized instruction in art, music and physical education.
Teaching focuses on engaging students around projects, problems, and collaborative learning, nurturing a true community of learners in each classroom.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 248 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Momentous School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
248 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Momentous School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Based on family income
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The application deadline for Momentous School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 248 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Dallas, TX is $13,361 for elementary schools and $17,962 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dallas, TX is 75% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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