Northlake is located in an area of abundant educational opportunities with excellent public and private schools serving the community and numerous colleges and universities located in the North Texas region.

Northlake is covered by three school districts. Most of the Town's area is served by the Northwest Independent School District (ISD), but substantial portions of the Town are served by the Argyle ISD and the Ponder ISD. All three districts are known for their excellent schools.

Argyle Independent School District
Northwest Independent School District
Ponder ISD