The Episcopal School Of Dallas

School News

  • The ESD Experience Blog - 11/06/2019 - Get a glimpse behind the scenes of our students' ESD experience.
  • ESD Division Head Blogs - 11/06/2019 - At the beginning of each month, our division heads write a letter to their respective parent community. We will share their academia-related thoughts here.
  • ESD Teacher Tuesday Blog - 11/06/2019 - Our faculty and staff are the heart and soul of our school. Widely recognized for their commitment to inspiring, developing, and sustaining excellence, they are dedicated to balancing the rigors ...moreof a challenging college preparatory curriculum with a nurturing and compassionate environment. Get to know the outstanding people supporting and caring for your children below.hide
  • MyESD - 11/06/2019 - Every student's ESD is different. The Class of 2019 shared some of their top learning experiences on campus. In 2018, seniors offered their favorite spots around campus.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Middle School Association
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Texas Private School Accreditation Commission
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1974
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students1148 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade The Episcopal School Of Dallas Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers189 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses32 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesArt 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 score1340
Average ACT score30
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 7
Yearly Tuition Cost$22,400
Tuition NotesTuition 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$19,019
Admissions DirectorCindy Newsom
Admissions AssociateSarah McNamara


Total Sports Offered19 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyFlag Football,
LacrosseMountain Biking,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,


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, 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. 

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