Oak Crest Private School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
1200 E Jackson Rd Building 2, Building 2
Carrollton, TX 75006
  • Oak Crest Private School's mission is to educate bright students using the best available educational methods and curriculum so that they have a solid educational foundation that sets them up to excel in their future learning.
  • Oak Crest Private School offers preschool through eighth grade in small, friendly classes using a proven, challenging curriculum.
  • Self-paced learning with an emphasis on 100% mastery allows bright children to excel.
  • Lots of hands-on projects and field trips underscore our emphasis on the ability to apply what is learned. Our emphasis is not on test-taking, but rather on a child's ability to use what has been taught.
  • We offer character education, but have no religious affiliation and enjoy the diversity of ethnicities at our school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1999
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students50 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Oak Crest Private School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size8 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(No uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorHildegard Jessup

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Ballet, Electronic Music Creation, Guitar Lessons, Hip Hop, Percussion, Piano

School Notes

  • Oak Crest Private School's mission is to educate bright students using the best available study methods and curriculum so that they have a solid educational foundation that sets them up to excel in their future learning. Oak Crest Private School offers a challenging curriculum that allows bright children to excel, We also offer preschool through eighth grade. Our school is a safe, secure environment, where students are taught to make good, ethical choices. We strive to achieve religious, cultural and ethnic diversity within our student population.

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School Reviews

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I have had my daughter in this school now since she was 3 years old. She is now 9. My opinion of this school has only gotten better over the last 6 years. Simply stated, this school has provided my daughter with an education that I would have given ANYTHING for as a child. She goes to bed each night reading novels that I wasn't capable of until I was well into my teens. Every time I read something she writes, I marvel at both the vocabulary and the "grown up" nature of her comments. When 4 of the middle school girls (older than my daughter) from this school won the DFW Math Contest, I wasn't surprised. My only regret about this school is that it only goes through 8th grade! It's going to be hard to find a place as good as Oak Crest for 9th-12th! People often joke that "next lifetime, I want to come back as so-and-so's cat/dog/whatever." Let me tell you this: next lifetime I want to come back as a student at this school. I'm not kidding. This is the education that any parent would be thrilled to provide for their son or daughter.
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