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Life School began in 1998 to serve students and families in southern Dallas. It is through the vision of the Founder, Dr. Tom Wilson, that Life School opened its doors with 15 faculty and staff members serving 266 students at the Oak Cliff campus.
 
Since its inception over a decade ago, Life School has experienced substantial increases in enrollment. Testimonies from parents to friends, neighbors, and co-workers have fueled rapid growth. Today, Life School has grown to six campuses serving several thousand students.
 
Dr. Wilson’s vision was to provide a quality education and give parents an educational choice regardless of a parent’s ability to pay. He envisioned a tuition-free school with the quality of an expensive private school. After enactment of charter school legislation, Dr. Wilson realized that a charter school was the avenue to fulfill this vision. Through the help of friends, educators and other professionals the charter was drafted and approved by the TEA in the spring of 1998, and the doors opened only a few months later in August 1998.

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The City of Waxahachie, Life School, and Carollo Engineers, Inc. team up to educate our Life High School Waxahachie engineering students about water careers.

Life High School Waxahachie offers an engineering science class for students pursuing an engineering career path. These are some of the high school’s brightest and most motivated students, and they are very interested to learn about the different careers in engineering. This class was a perfect fit for the message that the team wanted to deliver. See attachment (PDF).
Life School Carollo City of Waxahachie

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The mission of Life School is to develop leaders with life skills through strong academics, character training, and partnerships with parents and the community.

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  • 5600+ Students
  • 100% Graduation Rate
  • 100% Post-secondary & Military Acceptance
  • 1200+ Student Athletes