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Dallas, TX
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4100 Colgate
Dallas, TX 75225

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(214) 365-1234
(214) 365-1236
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October 05, 2014
The teachers at this school are very intelligent and prepare the students in an excellent way. They teach the students respect, good study habits,etc. Although most of the teachers at this school is like this, a couple of teachers are notable for having "favorites" and those they do not like are people they do not treat fairly. Be prepared for your child to sometimes come home and talk to you about the hateful things their teachers do to them. As for the children at this school, bullies are not rare. Overall, this school excels in academia (not athletics). **There is a new principle and he is verryy good at his job **The math and english teachers are notable for their amazing ability at teaching the students *elementary school is good, but not middle school

- submitted by a community member
September 03, 2014
This is the third year that the new principal has been at CKS and he is wonderful! He really lives the mission to educate the 'whole child' with a strong focus on academics and spirituality. I think my children are receiving a wonderful education at a fraction of the cost of other private schools in the area.

- submitted by a parent
October 02, 2013
In 2012 a new principal joined CKS. Quality continues to be very strong, teacher issues are being addressed (including the one referred to below). Teacher development is a priority, as is accountability for strong results in the classroom. High parental involvement.

- submitted by a parent
July 11, 2012
This school has consistency going for it... both the students and teachers seemed miserable. The teachers seemed put upon by their students and their elitists attitudes. Not the wholesome Christian environment that one would expect to find there.

- submitted by a parent
March 07, 2012
Administration is extremely old school, they are not very nice to parents and talk behind their backs (heard it first hand). The vice principal said something about someone I know out loud in the office without realizing someone was listening. Wow! How unprofessional. They have tried their best to improve in some areas but some teachers are not top notch at all, especially in the upper school. Most kids are very well prepared for high school academically and socially but definitely not a perfect school.

- submitted by a parent
January 07, 2012
We are new to Christ the King this year and everyone has been so nice. The teachers are great and other parents have gone out of their way to make us feel welcome. We've had a wonderful experience and look forward to many great years at Christ the King!

- submitted by a parent
November 26, 2011
Wonderful teachers, involved parents, great community feeling - we have been so happy at Christ the King!

- submitted by a parent
October 06, 2011
Your well prepared for any High School when you graduate from Christ the Kings School.

- submitted by a parent
November 18, 2010
Fabulous school, great parent involvement and great academics. The sense of community is stong here as well.

- submitted by a parent
September 23, 2010
This year has been a beating at CKS. They are unable or unwilling to provide accomodations for special needs, this after they referred us to be tested for learning differences. My other child has had no problems at all and enjoys the school. THe teacher admit that this is a feeder school for Jesuit and Ursuline and that is their goal to get the kids into Ursuline and Jesuit. If your child has learning differences this school is not for you.

- submitted by a parent
July 17, 2010
My child had a great experience my first year at Christ the King. Everyone was super nice. The next year was the same. This last year I did not enjoy my child attending because she was bullied a bit. She loves the staff, but seems to have a bit of a had time with the other students. She has been challenged by the curriculem, except in reading.

- submitted by a parent
April 26, 2010
My kids really enjoy going to school here. The middle school needs improvement, but the lower school can't be beat.

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August 13, 2009
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July 18, 2009
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no rating January 04, 2008
I'm a CKS grad now in high school, and sometimes i miss going here. I built many lasting friendships at this school. The teachers were great, whom i probably miss the most.

- submitted by a student
June 13, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
April 30, 2005
This is a great K-8 private Catholic school. The faculty and staff are there because they want to be - they are genuine and loving. This is not an 'easy' school - it challenges the kids a great deal at the same time as supporting each child's individual learning needs. Wonderful parent involvement here. Extracurricular activities seem to be plenty. All in all a great community to be a part of.

- submitted by a parent

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Christ the King Elementary School
4100 Colgate, Dallas, TX  75225
(214) 365-1234
Last modified Christ the King Elementary School is a Private school that serves grades K-8
Christ the King Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 17 reviews. Top