The Academy at Dancer Strong

The Academy at DS offers outsourced homeschool classes to homeschoolers. This is an excellent opportunity for your children to build friendships in an educational atmosphere!


Academy Class offerings (More Classes to come!)


For more information contact the Academic Director Christina Dowdell at



Acton Academy McKinney

Acton Academy McKinney is an accredited learner driven private school for ages 5-14 (we will be offering high school ages soon). We are determined to inspire each student who enters our doors to find a calling that will change the world.

Full-time or Part-time Options are available

Our Beliefs:
- We believe that every child has a gift that can change the world in a profound way.
- We believe in a closely-connected family of lifelong learners.
- We believe in learning by knowing, learning by doing and learning by being.
- We believe in economic, religious and political freedom.

Through Socratic guiding and experiential learning, each member of our community will:
- Begin a Hero’s Journey
- Learn to be a curious, independent, lifelong learner.
- Develop a deep respect for economic, political and religious freedoms.
- Discover his or her most precious gifts and learn to use them to solve difficult problems.

21st Century Learning-
- The latest in educational technology for self paced mastery of reading, writing and math skills.
- Deep Socratic discussions about heroes, history and self governance to hone critical thinking skills and the ability to powerfully think, write and speak.
- Hands-on project based Quests to master the tools and skills needed to solve problems in the real world.
- Written promises and covenants that form a tightly bound community of individuals learning to form authentic friendships and honestly resolve interpersonal problems.


Additional information available at 


Dancer Strong
192 Industrial Blvd Suite 103
McKinney, Texas 75069

Phone: 214 491-6141 214 491-6141


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