COVID-19 Updates

Click here for updates on COVID-19.

Private Elementary School in Arlington, TX: Children’s University

Children’s University offers exceptional care and education, starting with our preschool programs in Arlington, and grows with your children as they transition to elementary school and into 6th grade. Paramount to a well-rounded education, Children’s University fosters a strong sense of community through outreach programs, responsibility, and citizenship in our students.

Our innovative programs identify and promote each child’s natural gifts and talents through a stimulating and challenging curriculum, perceptive teaching, and exceptional educational resources. Individual attention, educated teachers, and small class sizes ensure parents love bringing their children to our preschool and elementary school in Arlington.


Children’s University in Arlington, TX is committed to challenging children by fostering high academic and character development. We are allowing for substantial academic growth by promoting parental involvement, electives, and extracurricular activities in a creative and supportive educational environment. Our adaptable, exemplary curriculum will be viewed as a model of excellence in twenty-first-century education and beyond.

What Makes Children’s University the Best Elementary School in Arlington, TX?

Exceptional grounds with a nature center and barnyard with live animals cared for by our students

Broadcast studio where 3rd – 6th graders write, produce, engineer and anchor weekly broadcasts

Student-designed tree house used as an outdoor classroom and theater

Outdoor life-size chess board enhances students’ critical thinking while having fun playing chess

Great Hall Library, with its domed ceiling and medieval theme, inspires students to take their imagination to the next level

Character education is a crucial piece of our curriculum to ensure students receive a well-rounded education

Our dedicated teachers collectively have more than 600 years of teaching experience

Smaller class sizes mean students receive individual attention & get the education they need

Flower and vegetable gardens planted and maintained by the students

Access to enriching electives like animal husbandry, business, chemistry, drama, engineering, German, robotics, sign language, yoga, and more

Students leave CU prepared for the next step – with confidence, critical thinking & problem-solving skills and a sense of personal accountability

Children's University students consistently score above the national averages and many also score at least one grade level ahead on standardized tests


Children’s University endeavors to provide children with an education that incorporates high academic standards within a global perspective and nurtures a natural inquisitiveness that makes them lifelong learners and achievers.

What Do Our Parents Say?

The preschool teachers are so caring and make learning so fun, my kids love going to Children’s University.”

Jennifer R.

Preschool Twin Parent

My children have the self-confidence to go on to greater things and I owe it all to Children’s University.”

Pam I.

Fourth & Fifth Grade Parent

It’s the magical community
here at Children's University
that we just love.”

Tiffany H.

Fourth Grade

Trial Day

Come see for yourself! We would love to have your child join us for a “Trial Day” to see if Children’s University is a good fit. Contact us today to schedule your Trial Day at our private preschool and elementary school in Arlington, TX!