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Momentous School

At Momentous School, we partner with students and families to leverage social emotional health and strong academics to cultivate a community of changemakers.

Income eligibility to attend Momentous School is based on the National School Lunch Program guidelines for free and reduced priced meals as set by the USDA. Our school in Oak Cliff serves families whose children qualify for free or reduced lunch.

There are many unique aspects of our school:

  • Research-based practices focusing on strong social emotional health and academics in all grades
  • Guaranteed smaller classrooms
  • All students and families participate in August home visits; Pre-K three-year-olds and families participate in monthly home visits
  • Certified teachers in every classroom
  • College scholarships available to former students

Application and Requirements

Applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now available. Completed applications should include:

  • Uploaded copies of your child’s birth certificate
  • Previous school records (if applicable)
  • Proof of household income (i.e. two most recent paycheck stubs, income tax report, TANF and SNAP)

Income eligibility to attend Momentous School is based on the National School Lunch Program guidelines for free and reduced priced meals as set by the USDA, and is based on both household size and income.

  • An application from a family who does not qualify for our program based on their household size and income will be notified
  • Based on income, a $10-$50 monthly fee includes breakfast, lunch, any field trip or any additional costs for supplies or extracurricular activities

Classroom Openings

In our efforts to maintain small classroom sizes for our students, openings are limited each year. 

  • 24 openings each year in our half-day Pre-K three-year-old program
  • 8 openings each year in our full day Pre-K four-year-old program
  • Openings available in K – fifth grade are limited based on current enrollment and families who apply will be notified when openings become available

The Momentous School partnership includes:

  • Extended school year calendar starting in August through the month of June
  • Three parent conferences per year
  • Families serving 10 meals per year in the cafeteria
  • Family events including STEM Nights, grade level events, carnival, parades, picnics, and more

Please note: 

  • Early release for all grades is every Wednesday at 1 p.m. 
  • Daily transportation is not provided for our students

The core values of our school include:


Show care and consideration for the needs of all people while learning about the diverse perspectives and cultural traditions in our families, communities, and world.


Take good care of our school building, tools, and resources, ensuring that our time and talents are utilized in ways that truly help us all learn and grow.


Pursue new insights and discoveries that transform how we build strengths and respond to challenges.


Join forces with others who have similar hopes and dreams.


Anticipate a brighter tomorrow.

If you have any questions, please call us at (214) 915-1890