The John Cooper School

1 John Cooper Dr
Spring, TX 77381-0773
     Tel: (281)367-0900
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 1103 students
The John Cooper School is an independent, non-sectarian, co-educational, college preparatory day school.
The school's fundamental mission is to provide a challenging education in a caring environment to a diverse group of select students, enabling them to become creative thinkers, responsible citizens and leaders, and lifetime learners.
Cooper believes that its mission is best achieved in an educational community where students are enthusiastic about learning and enjoy school; high expectations are held for students, faculty and staff; creative, dedicated faculty are responsive to differences in students' learning styles and capabilities; students' natural curiosity is fostered through their active participation in the educational process; the needs of the whole student-intellectual, emotional, social, physical, and ethical-are addressed through a balanced educational program; students are given many opportunities to succeed in a safe, stimulating, and nurturing environment; and diverse views and cultures are represented and respected among students, faculty and parents.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 1103 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade The John Cooper School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 19 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Nov. 15 / Jan. 10
Acceptance Rate 40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Craig Meredith

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Esprit International School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Primrose School Of The Woodlands At Sterling Ridge (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Interfaith Child Development Center (0.5 miles away)
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  • SpringInterfaith Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    5630 Rush Haven Drive
    SpringTX 77381
    (281)292-3617
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    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • SpringPrimrose School Of The Woodlands At Sterling Ridge
    Daycare / Preschool
    6909 Lake Woodlands Dr
    SpringTX 77382
    (281)681-3500
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.8 mi | 144 students | Gr. K                      
  • The WoodlandsKangaroo Forest Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    7303 S Forestgate Dr
    The WoodlandsTX 77382
    (281)465-4069
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 mi | 41 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • SpringLight Way Schools
    Special Program Emphasis  (Non-sectarian)
    5125 Shadow Bend Pl
    SpringTX 77381
    (281)630-6055
    Special Program Emphasis  (Non-sectarian)
    1.3 mi | 6 students | Gr. 2-4                      
  • SpringWoodlands KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    7253 E Capstone Circle
    SpringTX 77381
    (936)321-1330
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      

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