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School leader:  Lynda Carter
3505 Amherst Avenue
Dallas, TX 75225

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Submitted by a parent · May 02, 2016
What a horrible little school. The teachers are awful and favor the students of moms who volunteer. It is quite common to see the child of a class mom be the star of the Christmas show, the son of the auction committee head chosen as the "art... more

Develops respect: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · April 29, 2016
The school is way too cliquish to instill respect. Mothers will simply refuse to answer a play date request email. I, stupidly, did not realize that you had to belong to mommy cliques via volunteering and sports activities. Otherwise, you are... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very ineffective
Submitted by a parent · April 29, 2016
The teachers like to remind you that they have Master's degrees. You are the one, however, who will be teaching reading and basic math to your child, unless he has a learning disability or is behind. The school does have a good support system... more

Develops empathy: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · April 29, 2016
Many children at the school are high achieving and have very ambitious parents. The children are used to being told from an early age that they are so, so smart. They become very competitive and petty at an early age. If your child excels in... more

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3505 Amherst Avenue, Dallas, TX  75225
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 18 reviews. (214) 780-3400
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