About The Academy at Nola Dunn

The Mission Statement

  • The Mission of the Academy at Nola Dunn, an innovative learning community, is to inspire and empower life-long learners.

    More about our school.


    This school offers a brain-based environment and instruction including: experiential field trips, vertical and horizontal schedules, character focus and instruction, hands-on learning, vertical teams and buddy classes, after school clubs, an Extended Day Program, and narrative report card.

    **PLEASE NOTE: The Academy at Nola Dunn requires parent participation in an additional Q&A session that must be completed prior to Spring Break, March 12, 2021. The Academy at Nola Dunn has a different grading philosophy as well as additional requirements of parents. It is key that all prospective families understand these requirements prior to acceptance. Please ensure you have attended one of these sessions or your student(s) will be removed from the acceptance list. All sessions are available on the Academy at Nola Dunn website.


    2021-2022 Lottery Application Window

    Elementary school applications open at 8 a.m. Friday, February 5, 2021, through 4 p.m. on Friday, February 19, 2021.

    The lottery application can be accessed at BURLESONISD.SCHOOLMINT.NET



    P: (817) 245-3300
    F: (817) 447-0523



    Monday to Friday 
    From 7:40 a.m. – 3:10 p.m.



    201 S. Dobson Street
    Burleson, TX 76028

The Torch

  • The Academy Olympian Torch symbolizes the spirit of the Academy at Nola Dunn. We are constantly striving for excellence and our best personal achievement.