Oak Hill Academy

  • OAK HILL ACADEMY - Where Magnificent Minds Thrive - has established itself over the past 30 years as one of the leading schools in the Dallas area serving students with diagnosed learning differences. Our emphasis is on the remediation and classroom accommodations of ADD, ADHD, Auditory Processing Disorder, Dyslexia, Speech-Language Delays, Sensory Integration Dysfunction, and High-Functioning Autism.
  • A therapeutic speech-language educational model is the foundation upon which our academic program is based.
  • Oak Hill Academy Speech-Language Therapy and Tutoring Clinic offers a variety of therapeutical services including, Speech-Language Therapy, Academic Language Therapy, Tutoring, Social Thinking, DIRFloortime Therapy and Music Therapy.
  • SPOTS offers Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy on Oak Hill Academy's campus.
  • A Transition Program for post-graduate students will be available for the 2018-19 school year.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedADD/ADHD, Auditory Processing, Dyslexia, Speech-Language based delays, Sensory Integration Disorder, High-Functioning Autism
Year Founded1987

Student Body

Total Students184 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 35%
Students by GradeOak Hill Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size10 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniforms vary by school Division)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition costs vary by Division level and support provided beginning at $11,750 for Early Childhood and peaking at $19,750 for Upper School. Our PRISM track provides additional support for students and tuition is $23,000.
% on Financial Aid
32%
Average Financial Aid Grant$6,000
Admissions DirectorPam Quarterman
Admissions AssociateLinda Wachel

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, Cheerleading/Pep Squad, Coding Club, Creative Writing Club, Martial arts class, Music Therapy, Social Skills, Student Council Band, Coding Club, Music Therapy, Social Skills, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts,
Cheerleading/Pep Squad,
Creative Writing Club,
Martial arts class,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • At Oak Hill Academy, our specially trained teachers work with small groups of students to set individualized goals, and use a multi-sensory approach to learning. Classrooms are structured, but also provide a warm, nurturing environment with an average student/teacher ratio of 10:1. Faculty members include experienced special education instructors, academic language therapists, speech-language pathologists, child psychologists and early childhood education specialists. Oak Hill Academy is accredited by the AdvancEd Accreditation Commission.
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