Emery/ Weiner School

9825 Stella Link Rd,
Houston, TX, 77025-0770
Tel: (832)204-5900
Grades: 6 - 12 | 434 students
The Emery/Weiner School is an independent, college-preparatory, co-educational day school for students in grades six through twelve.  Founded in 1978, The I. Weiner Jewish Secondary School began with a student population of fewer than 20 students.  In 2001, the school expanded its scope with the establishment of Emery High School.  With the integration of a sixth through twelfth grade curriculum, these schools were jointly renamed The Emery/Weiner School.  Today, the high school is the fastest growing and largest per capita Jewish community high school in the nation.  The Emery/Weiner School is an accredited member of ISAS.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 434 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Emery/ Weiner School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki or navy pants, shorts, or skirt and navy, white, or black polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 10
Tuition Notes Middle School Tuition: $19,340 Upper School Tuition: $22,308
% on Financial Aid 30%
Admissions Director Caroline Sarnoff
Admissions Associate Jorge Arciga

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter Track

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Debate Team, Robotics Club, Tikkun Olam Club (community service) Debate Team, Robotics Club, Tikkun Olam Club (community service),

School Notes:

  • Our academic program encompasses traditional and progressive methods. For instance, we stress skills such as writing and reading, but also engage in experiential learning and regular field trips. Our approach to Judaic studies is a modern one, which seeks to make the material and the traditions relevant for each student. And our culture is one that empowers students in order to create in each a sense of responsibility not only for their school community, but for the greater community at-large. The result is a learning partnership in which students feel a sense of ownership, and, more importantly, become graduates instilled with moral self-reliance.

  • Profile last updated: 07/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Avondale House (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Corpus Christi Catholic School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Catherines Montessori (0.4 miles away)
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  • Houston Corpus Christi Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    4005 Cheena Dr
    Houston , TX , 77025
    (713)664-3351
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  200  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Houston
    Avondale House    
    Special Education School
    3737 O\'Meara Drive
    Houston , TX , 77025
    (713)993-9544
    Special Education School
    0.4  mi  |  60  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Houston
    St. Catherines Montessori
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    9821 Timberside Dr.
    Houston , TX , 77025
    (713)665-2195
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  255  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Houston
    Uos Goldberg Montessori School
    Montessori School (Jewish)
    9001 Greenwillow Street
    Houston , TX , 77096
    (713)723-3856
    Montessori School (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  129  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Houston
    St. Thomas Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    4900 Jackwood
    Houston , TX , 77096
    (713)666-3111
    (Episcopal)
    1.1  mi  |  633  students  |  Gr.  K-12

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