River Oaks Academy

Tel: (713)783-7200
Grades: 1-12 | 35 students
ROA offers a tailored education for students with a wide variety of needs, including students with learning differences and international students who need ESL instruction.
The common need is a small student-teacher ratio, individualized attention and appropriately modified curriculum.
Our learning environment is intentionally suppportive of students' individual needs.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Yes, All Learning Differences are supported
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 35 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade River Oaks Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Depends on the needs of the student but ranges from $15k-20k per year
Admissions Director Lisa Green

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Alexander-Smith Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Walnut Bend KinderCare (0.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston
    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
    0.5 miles
    10255 Richmond Ave #100
    Houston, TX 77042
  • Houston
    Walnut Bend KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    0.8 miles
    2625 Walnut Bend Ln.
    Houston, TX 77042
  • Houston
     Grace School
    Grades: NS-8 | 486 students
    0.9 miles
    10219 Ella Lee
    Houston, TX 77042
  • Houston
    Grades: PK-5 | 117 students
    0.9 miles
    2525 Seagler Rd
    Houston, TX 77042
  • Houston
    Wesley Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 105 students
    1 miles
    10570 Westpark Drive
    Houston, TX 77042

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