Here's a guide to Richardson-based private schools

(Courtesy Salam Academy)
(Courtesy Salam Academy)

(Courtesy Salam Academy)

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(Courtesy North Dallas Adventist Academy)
Private schools around Richardson offer a variety of specialized instructions from different religious affiliations and various types of curriculums. This guide features primary and middle schools with grade levels through eighth and 12th grade:

1 Breckinridge Montessori School

  • Grades served: pre-K-5

  • Extracurricular activities: not provided

  • Current enrollment: not provided

  • Tuition: not provided

  • 3900 Breckinridge Blvd.

  • 972-664-1177

  • www.breckinridgemontessori.com




2 Bridge Builder Academy


  • Grades served: 1-12

  • Extracurricular activities: none

  • Enrollment: 35

  • Tuition: $35,000-$42,000 annually

  • 1221 W. Campbell Road, Ste. 209

  • 972-516-8844

  • www.bridgebuilderacademy.com




3 Dallas International School


  • Grades served: 5-12

  • Extracurricular activities: athletics, electives, programs

  • Enrollment: 220

  • Tuition: $22,100-$26,000 annually

  • 17811 Waterview Parkway, Dallas

  • 469-250-0001

  • www.dallasinternationalschool.org




4 Dallas Learning Center


  • Grades served: 6-12

  • Extracurricular activities: art

  • Enrollment: 40

  • Tuition: $4,000 per semester (middle school), $6,500-$8,000 per semester (high school)

  • 1021 Newberry Drive

  • 972-231-3723

  • www.dallaslearningcenter.com




5 IANT Quranic Academy


  • Grades served: K-12

  • Extracurricular activities: student council

  • Enrollment: 240

  • Tuition: $6,500 annually

  • 840 Abrams Road

  • 972-231-8451

  • www.myiqa.org




6 North Dallas Adventist Academy


  • Grades served: pre-K-12

  • Extracurricular activities: athletics, clubs, community service, fine arts, National Honor Society, outdoor education, robotics team

  • Enrollment: not provided

  • Tuition: not provided

  • 2800 Custer Parkway

  • 972-234-6322

  • www.ndaacademy.org




7 Qalam Collegiate Academy


  • Grades served: 5-12

  • Extracurricular activities: clubs and programs

  • Enrollment: 88

  • Tuition: $6,000 annually (grades 5-10), $5,000 annually (grades 11-12)

  • 1111 Digital Drive, Ste. 101

  • 972-437-2526

  • www.myqca.org




8 Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic School


  • Grades served: pre-K-8

  • Extracurricular activities: athletics, clubs, fine arts

  • Enrollment: 123

  • Tuition: $8,100 per year (parishioner), $9,400 per year (nonparishioner)

  • 720 S. Floyd Road

  • 972-235-3263

  • www.spsdfw.org




9 Salam Academy


  • Grades served: pre-K-12

  • Extracurricular activities: sports and recreation program

  • Enrollment: 200

  • Tuition: $350 per month

  • 735 N. Plano Road, Ste. 100

  • 972-704-4373

  • www.salamfoundation.us




10 St. Joseph Catholic School


  • Grades served: pre-K-8

  • Extracurricular activities: athletics, clubs, fine arts, robotics

  • Enrollment: 260

  • Tuition: $8,000 annually (Catholic), $9,000 annually (non-Catholic)

  • 600 S. Jupiter Road

  • 972-234-4679

  • www.stjosephccschool.net

By Jackson King
Jackson joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in January of 2022. He graduated in 2020 from Texas A&M with a degree in journalism. Jackson covers education, local government, business, development, real estate, transportation and nonprofits in the Richardson community. Prior to CI, he covered sports for the Wylie News, interned at Maroon Weekly and Insite Brazos Valley Magazine in College Station, Texas, and wrote freelance for the Dallas Morning News.