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 Grace School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Walnut Bend KinderCare (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HoustonAlexander-Smith Academy
    10255 Richmond Ave #100
    HoustonTX77042
    (713)266-0920
    0.5 mi | 70 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HoustonWalnut Bend KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    2526 Walnut Bend
    HoustonTX77042
    (713)784-5000
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • HoustonGrace School
      (Presbyterian)
    10219 Ella Lee
    HoustonTX77042
    (713)782-4421
      (Presbyterian)
    0.9 mi | 486 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • HoustonAscension Episcopal School
      (Episcopal)
    2525 Seagler Rd
    HoustonTX77042
    (713)783-0260
      (Episcopal)
    0.9 mi | 65 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HoustonWesley Academy
      (Christian)
    10570 Westpark Drive
    HoustonTX77042
    (713)458-4756
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 141 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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