The Winston School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (214)691-6950
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  • At the Winston School, students again the learning skills and self-reliance to succeed in college and throughout life.
  • Serving children in grades K-12, Winston challenges its students to achieve in an environment that not only supports but also celebrates their individuality and creativity.
  • Winston's personalized, college preparatory program is designed to align with the student's learning style rather than teaching a fixed curriculum.
  • This approach sets Winston apart from other schools as its program is focused on educating the whole child empowering them to be confident, well-rounder and lifelong self-advocates.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild to Moderate Learning Differences in: Reading, Writing, Math and Attention Disorders
Year Founded1975

Student Body

Total Students162 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 35%
Students by GradeThe Winston School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size8 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average SAT score1240
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$27,000
Tuition NotesThe range of tuition in 16/17 is $19,400 to $27,075.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$13,500
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorRebbie Evans
Admissions AssociateJanet Mottram

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess, National Honor Society, Service Learning Academy, Solar Science Academy, World Cultures Academy

Arts and Music Programs:
Fine Arts Academy, Performing Arts Academy

School Notes

  • Accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS)and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS).
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School Reviews

5  8/1/2015
I only wish we had found Winston sooner. My daughter hated school and was starting to have difficulties with peers and teachers. We were lucky enough to get in the last month of 3rd grade. With school being a month away, she has talked about how excited she is to be starting the 4th grade, all Summer long. She is very artistic and creative and I could not think of a better environment for her to be in. In the short time we were there, she blossomed. She had friends and was surrounded by teachers and staff alike that truly care about the students. As a parent, I smiled from the moment she was accepted. Ok, I cried to be honest. Her life changed that day. I cannot wait for school to start. Not just because it is school starting and life begins to become organized a bit. But because she smiles so brightly now. She-no WE, are a part of "The Winston Family". Best decision I could have made in helping my daughter to thrive, succeed and understand what being in a great school means.
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