River Oaks Academy

10600 Richmond Ave,
Houston, TX, 77042
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)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
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 39%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade River Oaks Academy Students 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 Walnut Bend KinderCare (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ascension Episcopal School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Houston Alexander-Smith Academy
    10255 Richmond Ave #100
    Houston , TX , 77042
    (713)266-0920
    0.5  mi  |  70  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Houston
    Walnut Bend KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2526 Walnut Bend
    Houston , TX , 77042
    (713)784-5000
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.7  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Houston
    Grace School    
    (Presbyterian)
    10219 Ella Lee
    Houston , TX , 77042
    (713)782-4421
    (Presbyterian)
    0.9  mi  |  486  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Houston
    Ascension Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    2525 Seagler Rd
    Houston , TX , 77042
    (713)783-0260
    (Episcopal)
    0.9  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Houston
    Wesley Academy    
    (Christian)
    10570 Westpark Drive
    Houston , TX , 77042
    (713)458-4756
    (Christian)
    1  mi  |  141  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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