Parish Episcopal School

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
Tel: (972)239-8011
  • Parish Episcopal School is a coeducational school founded in 1972 by Mary Blair through The Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration in Dallas Texas.
  • For four decades Parish has offered an enriched academic community which has become well known for its contributions toward the development of students' confidence, spiritual anchoring and inclusive outlook.
  • Today's students need these defining characteristics more so than at any other time in our history.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1972

Student Body

Total Students1100 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 35%
Students by GradeParish Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers187 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses17 courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Formal Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 6
Tuition Notes2015-2016 - varies by grade level from $10,7400 for PK-I to $26,230 for Upper School
% on Financial Aid
13%
Average Financial Aid Grant$8,000
Admissions DirectorLaurel Ash
Admissions AssociateCaroline Doswell

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Students are selected for admission on the basis of multiple criteria: academic qualification, maturity, affiliation with the school, The Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration or another Episcopal church, diversity, gender balance and appropriateness of the match between the family and the school. Testing is used as a tool to provide information to assist in the assessment of applicants. In order to receive more information about Parish please contact Laurel Ash, Director of Admission, at 972-852-8750 or lash@parishepiscopal.org
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  5/17/2016
The parish episcopal school is ranked #1 in tapps for it's athletic programs. If you are an aspiring student, you need to come look at the facilities and talk to the coaches and athletes. Also the classrooms are nothing less than state of the art.
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5  7/24/2015
An amazing place to learn, feel sense of community and grow as a person. After spending 11 years at Parish and a freshman in college now, I feel so prepared and grateful for everything I experienced at Parish. It truly is an amazing school to send your children to, they will grow in Wisdom, Honor and Service.
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5  7/17/2015
We moved our son to Parish last year from HPISD - we were looking for a more robust academic environment with interactive teaching and an emphasis on hands-on learning. We wanted our son to be inspired to learn and to become a critical thinker -- at HPISD he was going through the motions and honestly wasn't held very accountable for his work. He has thrived at Parish - the faculty is impressive and the diversity of the student body is refreshing. He is a more confident, mature person today than he was a year ago and I believe Parish had a lot to do with this positive change.
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The average private school tuition in Dallas, TX is $7,963 for elementary schools and $16,850 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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