Spring Creek Academy

  • Spring Creek Academy, a school for the gifted, talented, and highly motivated.
  • We are fully accredited by the state of Texas, educating grades 2-12.
  • Our goal is to provide a learning environment conducive to success with class size's averaging 8 qualified students.
  • Spring Creek Academy aims to recruit students gifted in athletics, the arts and other worthy pursuits that set the student apart as a high achieving student that is self motivated, or academically gifted students requiring advanced learning and smaller class sizes.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 2-12
Year Founded1997
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students208 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade Spring Creek Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size10 students
Number of AP Courses12 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School supplies Polo shirts, T-shirts and Fleece/Hoodie w/ SCA logo )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition varies, please see website
Acceptance Rate
30%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorWalter Ritchie

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
National Honor Society, Student Council, Texas Youth and Government

School Notes

  • Grades K-12 advanced learning
  • Fully accredited college preparatory education
  • Half-day schedules- morning & afternoon sessions to enable students to pursue their talents
  • Dedicated, experienced educators; warm caring environment
  • Proven track record of two Olympic Gold Medal Winners and very high percentage of all graduates recieving full scholarships.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Frisco
    Grades: NS-12 | 968 students
    8.3 miles
    5000 Academy Drive
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469)633-1330
    8.3 NS-12
    968
  • Plano
    Grades: PK-12 | 88 students
    1.8 miles
    3300 W Parker Road
    Plano, TX 75075
    (972)596-5811
    1.8 PK-12
    88
  • Mckinney
    Grades: PK-12 | 381 students
    11.2 miles
    808 S. College Street
    Mckinney, TX 75069
    (214)491-5700
    11.2 PK-12
    381
  • Plano
    Einstein School
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 5-12 | 185 students
    3.9 miles
    4011 W. Plano Pkwy Ste 132
    Plano, TX 75093
    (214)282-6268
    3.9 5-12
    185
  • Plano
    Willow Bend Academy
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    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: 5-12 | 39 students
    3 miles
    2220 Coit Road Suite 500
    Plano, TX 75075
    (972)599-7882
    3 5-12
    39

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The average private school tuition in Plano, TX is $11,214 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Plano, TX is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).