Corpus Christi Catholic School

  • Founded in 1959, Corpus Christi Catholic School has beenserving the educational needs of children and families fornearlysixty years.
  • An accredited PreKindergarten 3through 8th grade school,located in southwest Houston.
  • Focus on S.T.R.E.A.M. (Science, Technolgy, Religion,Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics). Students receive asolid, well rounded educaton in which critical thinking and writingskills are developed.
  • A multi-sensory approach to teaching addresses the individuallearning styles of all students.
  • Corpus Christi Catholic School is a diverse community committedto sharing our faith, and to challenging the whole child throughacademic excellence, physical development, and social-emotionalgrowth in a respectful and supportive environment.
  • The uniqueness of Corpus Christi Catholic School is itsdedication to a personal and positive approach to learning anddiscipline, in partnership with parents, the primary educators oftheir children.
  • Grounded in the values of the Catholic faith, the multiculturalschool community, adults and children alike, are challenged to livethe Gospel values.
  • Our role as Catholic educators demands that we help children todevelop fully, not only intellectually, but also spiritually,physically, emotionally, and socially.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1959

Student Body

Total Students201 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade Corpus Christi Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorSusan Miller


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess, Lego Robotics, National Junior Honor Society, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Dance Classes, Piano Lessons

School Notes

  • Learning is fun at Corpus Christi Catholic School!
  • A rigourous curriculum prepares tomorrow's leaders in asupportive and caring environment.
  • The classrooms are differentiated in which teachers structuretheir time, resources and efforts to effectively meet the needs ofall students.
  • Early Childhood- The Pre-K throughKindergarten environment develops social skills which encouragestudent to work together and respect one another. Thestudentsbecome familiar with books, new vocabulary, ways to use language,numbers and problem solving strategies. Through hands-on learningof core subject areas (reading, math, science, and social studies),students gain a sense of self, explore and build confidence.
  • Elementary-The curriculum fosters a love forlearningthrough engaging lessons. Core curriculum contentareas are integrated across disciplines through the concept ofSTREAM, which fosters higher-level thinking skillsin daily instruction. Hands-on lessons nurture problem solvingskills and creativity.
  • Middle School-Students continue to engage inSTREAM practices to master content. The scholarsare challenged daily to use their higher order thinking andreasoning skills in all subject areas while cultivating theircreativve abilities. Leadership skills are fostered as studentsthink critically to solve real-world problems.

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    Grades: NS-8 | 110 students
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    5812 Maple St
    Houston, TX 77074
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    Grades: PK-8 | 279 students
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    4711 McDermed Dr
    Houston, TX 77035
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