Houston Outdoor Learning Academy

2731 Houston Ave,
Houston, TX, 77009
Tel: (713)224-4652
Grades: 6 - 12 | 9 students
Houston Outdoor Learning Academy, or HOLA, is a full-time school for students in grades 6 through 12 who wish to combine their innate curiosity, love of the outdoors, and academic growth into an educational setting that uses a hands-on approach to enhance self-esteem, multiple intelligences, academic knowledge, social skills, and personal success.
Houston Outdoor Learning Academy is comprised of an incredibly dedicated group of staff members.
Coming from various backgrounds and walks of life, one thing they have in common is their love of teaching.
Each teacher at H.O.L.A.
gets to know each and every student who attends the school on a personal level, creating an environment of understanding and mutual respect that is very important, yet hard to find in an educational atmosphere.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Learning Programs Supported yes
Year Founded 2000

Student Body

Total Students 9 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Houston Outdoor Learning Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,500
% on Financial Aid 20%
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Episcopal High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trinity Lutheran School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The School For Young Children (3.2 miles away)
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  • Houston Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    800 Houston Ave
    Houston , TX , 77007
    (713)229-2901
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.1  mi  |  196  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Houston
    St. Luke's Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    Po Box 22013
    Houston , TX , 77227
    (713)402-5030
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    1.4  mi  |  302  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Houston
    Spring Woods Weekday Ministries
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    Po Box 73564
    Houston , TX , 77273
    (281)893-2241
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    1.4  mi  |  88  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Houston
    Episcopal High School
    (Episcopal)
    Po Box 271299
    Houston , TX , 77277
    (713)512-3448
    (Episcopal)
    1.4  mi  |  661  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Houston
    Bright Futures Cdc
    (Baptist)
    Po Box 11591
    Houston , TX , 77293
    (281)893-5757
    (Baptist)
    1.4  mi  |  189  students  |  Gr.  K-3

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