Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious / Parochial Yes
Religious affiliation Episcopal
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Visual arts
Writing
Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
Music Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture

Support

22
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 86% 31%
Two or more races 4% 2%
Hispanic 4% 51%
Asian or Pacific Islander 3% 4%
Black 3% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

13
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
16
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
13
Clubs
including: Literary magazine
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross country
Diving
Field hockey
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Debate
Forensics club
Girls on the Run
Literary magazine
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Gardening teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist

Neighborhood

Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.esdallas.org/page.cfm?p=4
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $11000
Tuition range (high) $25000
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012