The Episcopal School Of Dallas

  • The Episcopal School of Dallas is an academic community where excellence is the standard.
  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
National Middle School Association
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1974
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students1130 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 39%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers138 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses26 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average SAT score650
Average ACT score30
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$27,805
Tuition NotesTuition costs range from $15,820 for Beginners (age 3) to $27,805 for Upper School. Tuition Assistance is available.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$15,830


Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyFootball,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.52 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.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, FĂȘte 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

  • Application process begins around Labor Day the year prior to enrollment. Deadlines vary by grade, however, most deadlines will occur in January.
  • Apply via our website,
  • The ISEE examination is required for applicants Grade 5 - 12.
  • ESD is comprised of three campuses: Lower School (Beginner - Grade 4), Middle/Upper School (Grades 5 - 12), and Wolf Run, our outdoor education center.
  • Visit our website for an on-line tour and to find out more information about The Episcopal School of Dallas.
The Founding Tenets of The Episcopal School of Dallas were created simultaneously with the original Mission Statement. These Tenets provide the structure that enables the faculty, staff, and students to work and study in a faith-centered environment. 
Nurturing a spiritual relationship with God through the use of the Book of Common Prayer within the context of a pluralistic and diverse student and faculty population.
Experiencing mutual trust, respect, and honor while preserving individual identity, uniqueness of thought and personality.
Preparing students for actions which promote the common good through the study of religious and moral paradigms of history and contemporary thought.
Actualizing the advancement of the common good through acts of mercy and renewal here and within the larger community.  Daily worship, experiences in community, and studies in ethical decision making prepare members of this community for service to others, the highest manifestation of God`s presence in our lives.
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    7.1 miles
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    Dallas, TX 75214
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    10.5 miles
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