The Westview School

1900 Kersten Dr.
Houston, TX 77043-0770
Tel: (713)973-1900
Grades: NS - 8 | 150 students
The Westview School is a private school for high-functioning children with autism spectrum disorder from ages 2 to 15 years. Westview is unique in that it is the only school in the greater Houston area - and the country - that specifically serves high-functioning children with autism spectrum disorder.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported autism spectrum disorder
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 150 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Westview School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 6 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $17,995 to $25,995 per year
Admissions Director Becky Mattis

School Notes:

Westview’s challenging, well-rounded curriculum includes a full range of academic programs and a strong emphasis on social communication and social skills. We offer opportunities to pursue the arts, extra-curricular activities and real-world experiences. The enhancement of self esteem and the development of appropriate behavior allow our students to become successful members of the community.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Houston Christian High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Parish School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rainard School (1.6 miles away)
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  • Houston
    Grades: 9-12 | 509 students
    0.2 miles
    2700 W Sam Houston Parkway N
    Houston, TX 77043
    (713)580-6020
    0.29-12
    509
  • Houston
    The Parish School
    Special Education School
    Grades: UG | 140 students
    0.3 miles
    11001 Hammerly Blvd
    Houston, TX 77043
    (713)467-4696
    0.3UG
    140
  • Houston
    Rainard School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 77 students
    1.6 miles
    11059 Timberline Rd
    Houston, TX 77043
    (713)647-7246
    1.6PK-12
    77
  • Houston
    Grades: NS-8 | 130 students
    1.7 miles
    1424 Sherwood Forest Street
    Houston, TX 77043
    (713)465-0288
    1.7NS-8
    130
  • Houston
    Grades: PK-5 | 94 students
    1.8 miles
    1331 Sherwood Forest St
    Houston, TX 77043
    (713)464-5791
    1.8PK-5
    94

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