Devonshire, Dallas

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Devonshire
Neighborhood
Country United States
State Texas
County Dallas
City Dallas
AreaNorth Dallas
Area
 • Land1.3 km2 (0.50 sq mi)
Elevation
168 m (551 ft)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (Central)
ZIP Code
75209
Area codes214, 469, 972
WebsiteDevonshire Neighborhood Association

Devonshire is an upscale and affluent neighborhood in north Dallas, Texas (USA), bounded by Northwest Highway (Loop 12) and Preston Hollow on the north, the Dallas North Tollway, Preston Center and University Park on the east, Lovers Lane and Inwood Village on the south, and Inwood Road and the Bluffview neighborhood on the west.[1]

Education[edit]

Public schools[edit]

The neighborhood is served by the Dallas Independent School District for public schools.

Children within the neighborhood are served by:[2]

Sudie L. Williams Talented and Gifted Academy (located next door in the Bluffview neighborhood) serves academically talented and gifted students in grades four through six (expanding to eighth grade by 2020). Admission to Williams is based on academic achievement and an application is required.

Henry W. Longfellow Career Exploration Academy (located next door in the Greenway Parks neighborhood) serves students in grades 6-8 selected through the magnet process. The students receive the same basic middle school program offered in all Dallas Independent School District middle schools. However, special focus is placed on the exploration and development of each student's interests and abilities.

Private Schools[edit]

Nearby private schools include Good Shepherd Episcopal School (PreK-8), St. Mark's School of Texas (1-12), The Hockaday School (PreK-12, Girls), Greenhill School (PreK-12), The Episcopal School of Dallas (PreK-12), Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas (9-12, Boys), The Lamplighter School (PreK-4), Ursuline Academy of Dallas (9-12, Girls), and Christ the King Catholic School (K-8).

Colleges and universities[edit]

Devonshire is in the Dallas County Community College District, which offers academic, continuing education, and adult education programs through seven community colleges and 14 campuses in Dallas County.

Religion[edit]

Many houses of worship are nearby including: Cochran Chapel United Methodist Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Lovers Lane United Methodist Church, Fifth Church of Christ, Scientist, Northwest Bible Church, Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, Christ the King Catholic Church, Congregation Shearith Israel, Temple Emanu-El, and Park Cities Baptist Church.

Government[edit]

Last updated: January 5, 2019; 42 days ago (2019-01-05)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Devonshire Neighborhood Map". Devonshire Neighborhood Association. Retrieved 18 December 2018.
  2. ^ "Dallas ISD School Site Locator". SchoolSite Locator. Retrieved 17 December 2018.
  3. ^ "Commissioner Court: Who is My Commissioner?". DallasCounty.org Home. Dallas County. Retrieved 18 December 2018.

Coordinates: 32°51′29″N 96°49′01″W / 32.858°N 96.817°W / 32.858; -96.817

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