Smaller Scholars Montessori

1685 S Dairy Ashford Street,
Houston, TX, 77077-0770
     Tel: (281)558-3515
Grades: PK - 6 | 368 students
Smaller Scholars was founded in January, 1985.
We offer Montessori programs for Toddler level through sixth grade.
Smaller Scholars provides an educational environment which will address your child's specific developmental and academic needs.
This unique program is designed to take advantage of the child's sensitive learning periods.
Smaller Scholars enhances the Montessori curriculum with a music program and gross motor development.
The elementary program includes Music, Spanish and Physical Education classes.
Many special events and programs are planned throughout the school year and offer opportunities for both students and family involvement.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1985

Student Body

Total Students 368 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Smaller Scholars Montessori Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 1%
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Beginning Piano, Dance/Ballet, Developmental Gymastics, Girls Scouts, Karate, Kid Fit, Reading Fun & Activities, Science - Elementary, Science - Pre-school, Spanish, Voice Lessons Art, Dance/Ballet, Girls Scouts, Karate, Kid Fit, Spanish, Voice Lessons, Beginning Piano,
Developmental Gymastics,
Reading Fun & Activities,
Science - Elementary,
Science - Pre-school,

School Notes:

Smaller Scholars was founded in January, 1985. We offer Montessori programs for Toddler level through sixth grade. Smaller Scholars provides an educational environment which will address your child's specific developmental and academic needs. This unique program is designed to take advantage of the child's sensitive learning periods. Smaller Scholars enhances the Montessori curriculum with a music program, computer education and gross motor development classes. Many special events and programs are planned throughout the school year and offer opportunities for both students and family involvement.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Japanese Educ. Inst Houston (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Japanese Educ. Inst Houston (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Village School (0.7 miles away)
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  • HoustonJapanese Educ. Inst Houston
    Special Program Emphasis
    12651 Briar Forest Drive Suite105
    HoustonTX77077
    (281)531-6743
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.4 mi | 389 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • HoustonMemorial Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    1315 S Dairy Ashford St
    HoustonTX77077
    (281)493-3700
      (Christian)
    0.4 mi | 64 students | Gr. K-5                      
  • HoustonThe Briarwood School
    Special Education School
    12207 Whittington Dr
    HoustonTX77077
    (281)493-1070
    Special Education School
    0.6 mi | 397 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • HoustonThe Village School
    13077 Westella Dr
    HoustonTX77077
    (281)496-7900
    0.7 mi | 1018 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • HoustonInnovative Montessori School
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    12280 Westheimer Rd Ste 50
    HoustonTX77077
    (281)559-7323
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    1.1 mi | 8 students | Gr. PK-K                      

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