The Walnut Glen Academy is an educational institution that is governed by the Garland Independent School District, which serves more than 57,000 students through over 65 elementary, middle and high schools, as well as alternative learning and special education centers. The academy provides educational services to students in kindergarten through grade five. It offers English as a Second Language and special education programs. The Walnut Glen Academy also conducts classes in fine arts and physical education. The academy operates a parent-teacher association that supports several educational and enrichment programs. Its library and media center provides an accelerated reader program and features a collection of reference books and encyclopedias. Located in Garland, Texas, the Walnut Glen Academy additionally offers guidance counseling and medical care.