FAQs

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What are the regular school hours?

Our arrivals and dismissals are staggered.​ School starts for Pre-K - Transitional Kindergarten at 8:00 a.m. Students may arrive as early as 7:45 a.m.  Kindergarten - Elementary students participate in DEAR (Drop Everything And Read) time between 8:00 - 8:15. School start and dismissal times are as follows:

  • Pre-K - Transitional Kindergarten Full Day:  8:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

  • Pre-K - Transitional Kindergarten Half Day: 8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

  • Kindergarten - Sixth Grade: 8:15 - 3:30 p.m.

All students of Scofield Christian School may register for our After School Care program. 

Is Scofield Christian School meeting virtually or in person for the 2021-2022 school year?

We are offering on-campus learning. At this time masks are optional for all staff and students.

 

What is the overall size of the school?

Scofield has 230 students enrolled in pre-kindergarten through sixth grade for the 2021-2022 school year.

 

Is there a dress code at Scofield?

Yes. Students are to wear the required school uniforms. Uniforms are to be purchased directly through Land's End. Scofield does have a uniform resale page on Facebook, where there is the opportunity to purchase used uniforms.

On Fridays, students may wear denim jeans and a Scofield spirit shirt.

Can I visit the campus?

We invite potential new families to tour our school by appointment.   Our next Admissions  Event is a coffee on January 13, 2022, allowing families to hear from and speak with Dr. Traci Tucker, Scofield's Head of School, Christine Forbes, Director of Preschool, and current Scofield families. Please go to our Visit Scofield page to register for the coffee or schedule a tour.

 

What is required to apply to Scofield Christian School?

Details with our application requirements can be found on our Apply page.

 

Once my child is enrolled, do I have to re-apply each year?

You do not need to submit another application once a child is enrolled at Scofield. Your child will be automatically re-enrolled for the following school year. You will have the opportunity to opt-out of re-enrollment when enrollment becomes open. 

 

We love Scofield, but we can't afford the tuition?

Financial assistance is given based on a family's demonstrated financial need following the guidelines established by FACTS. Please contact Admissions, at admissions@scofieldchristian.org or (214) 349-6843 with questions regarding Scofield's financial assistance.

 

Do we have to repay the financial aid award?

 

No. Tuition assistance is in the form of grants and doesn't have to be repaid.

What junior high school will my child attend?

Your choice of a junior high school reflects your personal preference and your child and family's evolving needs and interests. Our sixth-grade graduates thrive and excel at a wide range of junior high schools. The important thing to remember is that Scofield students are well-prepared for the rigors and workload of the junior high school of their choice.

 

Why does Scofield not go past sixth grade?

Our pre-kindergarten through sixth-grade model offers us an opportunity for focused expertise on early childhood through early adolescent Christian education. 

 

Does Scofield provide learning support?

Scofield Christian School is committed to high-quality academic instruction. We incorporate research-based best practices into our curriculum for the success of all students. We focus on differentiated instruction within the classroom to meet the learning styles and needs of our students. In addition to differentiation in the classroom, Scofield has Learning Specialists available to families to support students and teachers in our Success Center. If you feel your student needs additional private support outside the regular classroom, please contact the child's teacher or the Scofield office.

 

Are teachers available for academic assistance?

Every teacher at Scofield is committed to helping students reach their academic potential. Our teachers are available for parent conferences throughout the year - by appointment only - to discuss ways the parent and teacher can help them reach their potential in the classroom.

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