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

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling


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:

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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