Dallas Academy

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Dallas Academy

School Summary
Dallas Academy restores the promise of full academic enrichment tostudents with Learning Differences. We establish a meaningfulconnection with each student to overcome barriers to success. Dallas Academy is a grade 1-12 private school on the on the shoresof White Rock Lake in Lake Highlands. Dallas Academy’smission is to restore the promise of full academic enrichment tostudents with learning differences. A meaningful connectionwith each student is established to overcome barriers tosuccess. Dallas Academy offers students and parents the bestof both worlds by providing an effective program and strategies tomeet the special educational needs of bright students with learningdifferences, while including the activitiesof alarger,more traditional school.Founded in 1965, by formerDallas Mayor Wallace Savage and his wife, Dorothy, Dallas Academyoffers a structured, multisensory program for students to achievesuccess both in and out of the classroom. Organizationalskills, self-discipline, time management, and solid academicsinstill students with genuine self-esteem. Students arementored by a dedicated, experienced staff of teachers whocontinuously raise expectations while providing the tools andsupport necessary for success. Classes are small, withstudents to be encouraged, praised, and guided toward achievingtheir goals.a student-teacher ratio of 6 to 1. Every studenton campus is known by all teachers, making it easy forDallasAcademy emphasizes college preparation. Typically, 80-90percent of graduates continue their education in either two-year orfour-year college programs. Recent graduates have attendedSMU, University of Texas at Austin, St. Edward's University, TexasA&M, and the College of Santa Fe - among many otheruniversities.Dallas Academy students continue toachieve success both academically and in extracurricularprograms. Students are encouraged to participate on schoolathletic teams, in musical and theatrical productions, on the awardwinning yearbook sta
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Address: 950 Tiffany Way ,
Dallas , 75218 Directions
Grade Span 1 through 12
Admission Jim Richardson
Phone (214)324-1481
Website Click to view
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School Information

Year Founded 1965
Student Body Co ed
School Membership Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Sports Offered Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball
Extra Curriculum Student Council, Service "DAwgs", PHotography Club, InterAct Club (Rotary), Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Chess Club, Astronomy Club
Total Student 197
Total Teacher 40
Teacher Student Ratio 1:5

Student Statistics

Grade 1 5
Grade 2 4
Grade 3 8
Grade 4 8
Grade 5 17
Grade 6 20
Grade 7 22
Grade 8 16
Grade 9 20
Grade 10 32
Grade 11 20
Grade 12 25

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