The Episcopal School of Dallas prepares young men and women for lives of intellectual discovery, integrity, and purpose.
Our college preparatory curriculum, led by a nationally-recognized faculty, is complemented by a full array of artistic and athletic programs, daily chapel, experiences in the outdoors, and a myriad of opportunities to lead and serve others.
ESD`s unparalleled balance of rigor and nurture inspires students to maximize their potential and live a life of purpose.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 1,148 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,400
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 7
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

The Episcopal School Of Dallas ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
1,148 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
The Episcopal School Of Dallas Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
189 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
16 students
Number of AP Courses
32 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese Language and Culture, Comparative Government and Politics, Computer Science A, Computer Science Principles, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language and Culture, Latin, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Music Theory, Physics I, Physics II, Psychology, Research, Seminar, Spanish Language and Culture, Spanish Literature, Statistics, Studio Art: 2-D Design, Studio Art: 3-D Design, Studio Art: Drawing, U.S. History, US Government and Politics, World History
Average SAT score
Average ACT score
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 7
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from $22,400 for Beginners (age 3) to $30,400 for Upper School. Tuition Assistance is available for qualifying families.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Admissions Director
Cindy Newsom
Admissions Associate
Sarah McNamara



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
52 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
3D Printing, Ambassadors, Architecture, Asian, Black Student Union, Chinese, Community Service, Computer Science, Debate, Diversity and Inclusion, Drama, Environmental Awareness, ESD Network, Ex-Libris, Fête Française, Future Medical Professionals, Guitar, Honor Council, International Thespian Society, Itinerary, Junior Classical Leage, Latinos Unidos, Mu Alpha Theta, Psychology, Puzzle, Robotics, Skeptics, Slam Poetry, Spectrum, Speech, Spirit, Sports Medicine, Student Council, Student Managed Investment Fund, Students in Action, Take Care of Self, Team OneLove, Women's Studies Organization, World Affairs, World Languages and Cultures, Youth and Government

Arts and Music Programs:
Acting, Band, Ceramics, Chamber Ensemble, Concert Choir, Film, Photography, Sculpture, Studio Art, Technical Theater, Wheel Throwing

School Notes

The Episcopal School of Dallas is a faith-centered, college preparatory day school founded in 1974. Learn more about ESD by visiting  The best way to learn about ESD is to visit our campus and see us in action. RSVP to attend an upcoming admission event.

Applications are now open. Please visit for more information. 
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 1,148 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,400
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 7
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Dallas, TX is $13,353 for elementary schools and $17,962 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dallas, TX is 75% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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