Details overview

Hours 8:05 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Fr. Daniel Ray LC
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Humanities
Instructional / curriculum models used Honors track
College preparatory
Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
Classical

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Latin
Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Art room
Sports Fields
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Playground
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Mentoring
Career/college counseling
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

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 48% 31%
Hispanic 35% 51%
Asian or Pacific Islander 14% 4%
Black 2% 13%
Two or more races 1% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
10
Boys Sports
including: Volleyball
5
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Tennis
Softball
Soccer
Golf
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Foreign language and culture club
Mock trial competition club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Spanish Honor Society
  Conquest Boys Club
  Challenge Girls Club
Clubs - language Spanish, French
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Volunteer in the classroom
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

8
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Transportation options (misc.) Parents
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Diocese of Dallas

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.thehighlandsschool.org/admissions
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $9000
Tuition range (high) $13000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012