The Canterbury Episcopal School

1708 N Westmoreland Road
Desoto, TX 75115
Tel: (972)572-7200
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Kindergartners adopt a senior each year as part of the school's Cougar Cub Club. The group gives younger students role models and allows older students to take responsibility for teaching their peers the expectations of Canterbury. Canterbury models the equation: 13 grades + 3 buildings = 1 family!CES is located on 36 wooded acres at
1708 N. Westmoreland Rd. in DeSoto. www.TheCanterburySchool.org
972-572-7200, ext. 106
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Kindergartners adopt a senior each year as part of the school's Cougar Cub Club. The group gives younger students role models and allows older students to take responsibility for teaching their peers the expectations of Canterbury. Canterbury models the equation: 13 grades + 3 buildings = 1 family!CES is located on 36 wooded acres at
1708 N. Westmoreland Rd. in DeSoto. www.TheCanterburySchool.org
972-572-7200, ext. 106
Alumni Day allows current students to show off their college aspirations, while hearing from Canterbury graduates about how a CES education helped them succeed at colleges and universities. 100% of CES graduates are accepted to college, earning an average of $58,000 in scholarships. Canterbury touts National Merit Semi- and Finalists, a Fulbright Scholar, a McDermott Scholar, and a Rhodes Scholar.CES is located on 36 wooded acres at
1708 N. Westmoreland Rd. in DeSoto. www.TheCanterburySchool.org
972-572-7200, ext. 106
Upper School students partner with Lower School students during weekly chapel to assist them in following the day's spiritual lesson. Serving a wide range of religions backgrounds, CES hosts chapel twice each week for its Kindergarten-12th grades.CES is located on 36 wooded acres at
1708 N. Westmoreland Rd. in DeSoto. www.TheCanterburySchool.org
972-572-7200, ext. 106
Canterbury offers boys & girls basketball, baseball, softball, soccer, swimming, tennis, track & field, golf and volleyball. The Cougars have won six State Championships in three different sports!CES is located on 36 wooded acres at
1708 N. Westmoreland Rd. in DeSoto. www.TheCanterburySchool.org
972-572-7200, ext. 106
Art, music, and technology are essential lessons at Canterbury. Students have opportunities in science, literature, and fine arts across campus, as well as unique electives such as Debate, Model UN, Speech, Spanish Club, Game Design, Cooking and Yearbook in Upper School! Upper School also offers 13 Advanced Placement classes.CES is located on 36 wooded acres at
1708 N. Westmoreland Rd. in DeSoto. www.TheCanterburySchool.org
972-572-7200, ext. 106
The Canterbury Episcopal School marked its 20th anniversary school year with a group shot of students and faculty from each of its three campus buildings. Pictured here is the Upper School, grades 7-12.CES is located on 36 wooded acres at
1708 N. Westmoreland Rd. in DeSoto. www.TheCanterburySchool.org
972-572-7200, ext. 106
The Canterbury Episcopal School marked its 20th anniversary school year with a group shot of students and faculty from each of its three campus buildings. Pictured here is the Chafin Building, grades 4-6.CES is located on 36 wooded acres at
1708 N. Westmoreland Rd. in DeSoto. www.TheCanterburySchool.org
972-572-7200, ext. 106
The Canterbury Episcopal School marked its 20th anniversary school year with a group shot of students and faculty from each of its three campus buildings. Pictured here is the Primary School, grades Kindergarten-3rd.CES is located on 36 wooded acres at
1708 N. Westmoreland Rd. in DeSoto. www.TheCanterburySchool.org
972-572-7200, ext. 106
  • The Canterbury Episcopal School inspires in each student a love of learning in preparation for college with an emphasis on academic excellence,spiritual development,appreciation of diversity, and social responsibility.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1992

Student Body

Total Students247 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 35%
Students by GradeThe Canterbury Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses11 courses
Advanced CoursesAmerican Literature, English Literature, US History, Eurpoean History, Spanish Language, Biology, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Physics, Physics C Mechanics, Art History
Average SAT score1240
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition ranges from $8,900 to $15,900. Tuition Assistance is available on an as-needed basis and ranges from 5% to 50%.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLibby Conder

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
RugbySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Club, Cooking, Debate, Entrepreneurship, Film and Literature, Film and Video Production, Geopolotical Studies, Graphic Design, Mock Trial, Model United Nations, Performing Arts, Psychology, Studio Arts, Yearbook Art Club, Cooking, Debate, Graphic Design, Mock Trial, Psychology, Studio Arts, Yearbook, Entrepreneurship,
Film and Literature,
Film and Video Production,
Geopolotical Studies,
Model United Nations,
Performing Arts,

School Notes

  • Proven College Preparatory - Recognized for Diversity -Faith based Community
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