Top 20 Best Dallas County Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 220 private schools serving 43,769 students in Dallas County, TX (there are 759 public schools, serving 479,545 public students). 8% of all K-12 students in Dallas County, TX are educated in private schools (compared to the TX state average of 6%).
The top ranked private schools in Dallas County, TX include Cistercian Preparatory School, Bridge Builder Academy and The Episcopal School Of Dallas.
The average tuition cost is $13,194, which is higher than the Texas private school average tuition cost of $11,027.
57% of private schools in Dallas County, TX are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Catholic).

Top Ranked Dallas County Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Bridge Builder Academy
Bridge Builder Academy Photo - Bridge Builder Academy students at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX. Out of over 3,500 schools with submissions to the NASA HUNCH program, BBA students pictured here with an American Astronaut won first place in the competition.
Alternative School
(6)
1221 W Campbell Rd, # 209
Richardson, TX 75080
(972) 516-8844
Grades: K-12
| 43 students
The Kessler School
The Kessler School Photo - If you are looking for a school that offers well-rounded curriculum operating in harmony with our students, families and faculty - The Kessler School is a perfect fit. We are passionate about our life long commitment to learning. The Kessler School serves grades PK - 8th Grade and located in the historic hills of Kessler Park, minutes from Downtown Dallas.
(1)
1215 Turner Ave
Dallas, TX 75208
(214) 942-2220
Grades: PK-8
| 130 students
1821 W. Camp Wisdom Rd.
Dallas, TX 75232
(214) 672-9200
Grades: NS-5
| 349 students
Our Redeemer Lutheran School
Our Redeemer Lutheran School Photo - Our Redeemer Lutheran School offers a wonderful education for the whole child! From Age 1 through 6th grade, our students study hard, but play hard, too! It's this joyful balance that sets us apart. Join us!
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(4)
7611 Park Lane
Dallas, TX 75225
(214) 368-1465
Grades: NS-6
| 231 students
St. Joseph Catholic School
St. Joseph Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
(13)
600 S Jupiter Rd
Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 234-4679
Grades: PK-8
| 290 students
Carlisle School
Carlisle School Photo - Camp Carlisle
Daycare / Preschool
(4)
4705 W Lovers Ln
Dallas, TX 75209
(214) 351-1833
Grades: PK-1
| 37 students
Fusion Academy Dallas
Fusion Academy Dallas Photo - Each Fusion campus has a state-of-the-art music studio with professional-grade tools. Students can explore instruments, vocals, songwriting, DJ performing arts, and more.
Alternative School
8128 Park Lane, Suite 125
Dallas, TX 75231
(877) 673-8893
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
1708 N Westmoreland Road
Desoto, TX 75115
(214) 672-9200
Grades: K-12
| 158 students
Akiba Academy Of Dallas
(Jewish)
12324 Merit Dr
Dallas, TX 75251
(214) 295-3420
Grades: PK-8
| 365 students
Alcuin School
Alcuin School Photo
Montessori School
6144 Churchill Way
Dallas, TX 75230
(972) 239-1745
Grades: PK-12
| 634 students
Bishop Dunne Catholic School
(Catholic)
3900 Rugged Dr
Dallas, TX 75224
(214) 339-6561
Grades: 6-12
| 438 students
Bishop Lynch High School
(Catholic)
(5)
9750 Ferguson Rd
Dallas, TX 75228
(214) 324-3607
Grades: 9-12
| 1,020 students
Breckinridge Montessori School
Montessori School
(2)
3900 Breckinridge Blvd
Richardson, TX 75082
(972) 664-1177
Grades: PK-5
| 230 students
Brighter Horizons Academy
Brighter Horizons Academy Photo
(Islamic)
(6)
3145 Medical Plaza Dr
Garland, TX 75044
(972) 675-2062
Grades: NS-12
| 911 students
Christ The King Catholic School
(Catholic)
4100 Colgate Ave
Dallas, TX 75225
(214) 365-1234
Grades: PK-8
| 507 students
Cistercian Preparatory School
Cistercian Preparatory School Photo
All-boys (Catholic)
3660 Cistercian Road
Irving, TX 75039
(469) 499-5400
Grades: 5-12
| 354 students
Coram Deo Academy
Coram Deo Academy Photo - More than 90% of families reenroll their students after experiencing the unique Christian, Classical, and Collaborative education model that sets us apart from the average Christian, charter, or college-preparatory academy.
(Christian)
6930 Alpha Rd
Dallas, TX 75240
(972) 385-6410
Grades: PK-12
| 442 students
Cornerstone Crossroads Academy
Cornerstone Crossroads Academy Photo - CCA is located on the property of Cornerstone Baptist Church, at 2815 S. Ervay St., Dallas, TX 75215.
Alternative School (Christian)
2908 Metropolitan AVe.
Dallas, TX 75215
(214) 426-3282
Grades: 9-12
| 25 students
The Covenant School
(Christian)
7300 Valley View Ln
Dallas, TX 75240
(214) 358-5818
Grades: K-12
| 559 students
Dallas Academy
Dallas Academy Photo
Special Education School
950 Tiffany Way
Dallas, TX 75218
(214) 324-1481
Grades: 1-12
| 164 students
Dallas Christian Academy
Dallas Christian Academy Photo - Girls Basketball Team
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(1)
4025 N Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75204
(214) 528-6327
Grades: PK-12
| 134 students
Dallas Christian School
Dallas Christian School Photo
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
(2)
1515 Republic Parkway
Mesquite, TX 75150
(972) 270-5495
Grades: PK-K
| 145 students
Dallas International School
Dallas International School Photo
Special Program Emphasis
6039 Churchill Way
Dallas, TX 75230
(972) 991-6379
Grades: NS-12
| 654 students
Desoto Private School
301 E Beltline Rd
Desoto, TX 75115
(972) 223-6450
Grades: PK-6
| 299 students
The Episcopal School Of Dallas
The Episcopal School Of Dallas Photo - Lower School students enjoy parks, playgrounds, and nature trails around our 80+ acre campus in the heart of North Dallas.
(Episcopal)
4100 Merrell Rd
Dallas, TX 75229
(214) 358-4368
Grades: NS-12
| 1,148 students
Garland Christian Academy
Garland Christian Academy Photo - Friends
(Christian)
(1)
1516 Lavon Drive
Garland, TX 75040
(972) 487-0043
Grades: K-12
| 312 students
Good Shepherd Catholic School
Good Shepherd Catholic School Photo - Contact us to learn how we minister to a faith-centered community and nurture the academic and spiritual success of each student.
(Catholic)
214 S Garland Ave
Garland, TX 75040
(972) 272-6533
Grades: PK-8
| 224 students
Good Shepherd Episcopal School
Good Shepherd Episcopal School Photo
(Episcopal)
11110 Midway Rd
Dallas, TX 75229
(214) 357-1610
Grades: PK-8
| 558 students
Greenhill School
Greenhill School Photo
4141 Spring Valley Road
Addison, TX 75001
(972) 628-5400
Grades: PK-12
| 1,297 students
Highland Park Presbyterian Day School
Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
3821 University Blvd
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 525-6500
Grades: PK-K
| 137 students
The Highlands School
The Highlands School Photo
(Catholic)
(7)
1451 E Northgate Drive
Irving, TX 75062
(972) 554-1980
Grades: PK-12
| 355 students
The Hockaday School
The Hockaday School Photo
All-girls
11600 Welch Road
Dallas, TX 75229
(214) 363-6311
Grades: PK-12
| 1,110 students
Holy Cross Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
11425 Marsh Ln
Dallas, TX 75229
(214) 358-4396
Grades: NS-7
| 89 students
Holy Trinity Academy
Daycare / Preschool (Greek Orthodox)
13555 Hillcrest Rd
Dallas, TX 75240
(972) 490-7060
Grades: NS-K
| 34 students
Holy Trinity Catholic School, Dallas
Holy Trinity Catholic School, Dallas Photo
(Catholic)
(6)
3815 Oak Lawn Ave.
Dallas, TX 75219
(214) 526-5113
Grades: PK-8
| 166 students
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Dallas County Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
325 S Belt Line Rd
Irving, TX 75060
(214) 596-0275
Grades: Inquire with school
| 27 students
8000 South Hampton Road
Dallas, TX 75232
(972) 224-0511
Grades: K-8
| 45 students
Calvary Baptist School (Closed 2013)
Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
428 W Church St
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 262-8507
Grades: PK-K
| 20 students
Christway Academy & Preschool (Closed 2010)
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
419 N Cedar Ridge Dr
Duncanville, TX 75116
(972) 296-3861
Grades: K
| 50 students
300 West Pioneer Parkway
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 264-1303
Grades: PK-12
| 313 students
10715 Garland Road
Dallas, TX 75218
(214) 324-4399
Grades: PK-6
| 57 students
1400 W Grauwyler Rd
Irving, TX 75061
(972) 259-8778
Grades: PK-9
| 88 students
Kiest Park Christian Academy (Closed 2021)
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
2719 S Hampton Rd
Dallas, TX 75224
(214) 331-1536
Grades: PK-K
| 86 students
412 S Bryan Belt Line Rd
Mesquite, TX 75149
(972) 285-3962
Grades: PK-4
| 79 students
807 S Cockrell Hill Rd
Duncanville, TX 75137
(972) 298-0130
Grades: PK-6
| 107 students
8501 Bruton Road
Dallas, TX 75217
(214) 388-4426
Grades: PK-12
| 225 students
4961 N O Connor Rd
Irving, TX 75062
(972) 717-0417
Grades: PK-K
| 106 students
Newfound Academy (Closed 2018)
All-boys | Special Education School
2155 Marsh Lane, Suite#124
Carrollton, TX 75006
(214) 390-1749
Grades: 8-12
| 9 students
Pierce Private Day School (Closed 2014)
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
9930 Valley Ranch Pkwy W
Irving, TX 75063
(972) 831-1199
Grades: PK-K
| 30 students
10715 Preston Rd
Dallas, TX 75230
(214) 369-7774
Grades: PK-K
| 185 students
727 Hill Street
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 262-3817
Grades: PK-6
| 83 students
8421 Bohannon Drive
Dallas, TX 75217
(214) 391-7376
Grades: PK-12
| 299 students
915 West 9th Street
Dallas, TX 75208
(214) 941-9717
Grades: PK-12
| 101 students
14552 Montfort Drive
Dallas, TX 75254
(972) 233-6883
Grades: 9-12
| 28 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Dallas County, TX?
The top ranked private schools in Dallas County, TX include Cistercian Preparatory School, Bridge Builder Academy and The Episcopal School Of Dallas.
How many private schools are located in Dallas County, TX?
220 private schools are located in Dallas County, TX.
How much do private schools cost in Dallas County, TX?
The average tuition cost is $13,194, which is higher than the Texas private school average tuition cost of $11,027.
How diverse are private schools in Dallas County, TX?
Dallas County, TX private schools are approximately 44% minority students, which is higher than the Texas private school average of 41%.
What percentage of students in Dallas County, TX go to private school?
8% of all K-12 students in Dallas County, TX are educated in private schools (compared to the TX state average of 6%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Dallas County, TX?
57% of private schools in Dallas County, TX are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Catholic).

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