Branch School

1424 Sherwood Forest Street,
Houston, TX, 77043-0770
     Tel: (713)465-0288
Grades: NS - 8 | 145 students
The Branch School, established in 1977, offers a strong academic education geared to each child's individualized needs.
Our multi-sensory, project-based approach provides a strong foundation as well as the development of critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
We offer a Christian environment and a peacemaking curriculum.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 145 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Branch School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Lynne Rankin
Admissions Associate n/a

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Many Many, 

School Notes:

  • Outdoor classroom curriculum
  • Recipient of the Toyota Tapestry Science Award
  • Odyssey of the Mind teaching techniques
  • Staff with advanced degrees
  • Individualized, project-based curriculum

Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rainard School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sherwood Forest Montessori School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sherwood Forest Montessori School (0.1 miles away)
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