North Dallas P-TECH is designed to serve incoming ninth-grade students who are:
- Determined to attend college.
- First Generation college students.
- Historically underrepresented in higher education.
The academy will accept up to 125 ninth-grade students per year, and students will move together as a cohort as they progress through high school.
Students will attend ninth and tenth grade at North Dallas High School in the Annex (New Center). For their junior and senior years, students will attend classes on the Dallas College Brookhaven Campus. Transportation will be provided at no charge.