Corpus Christi Catholic School

  • Founded in 1959, Corpus Christi Catholic School has been serving the educational needs of children and families for nearly sixty years.
  • An accredited PreKindergarten 3 through 8th grade school, located in southwest Houston.
  • Focus on S.T.R.E.A.M. (Science, Technolgy, Religion, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics). Students receive a solid, well rounded educaton in which critical thinking and writing skills are developed.
  • A multi-sensory approach to teaching addresses the individual learning styles of all students.
  • Corpus Christi Catholic School is a diverse community committed to sharing our faith, and to challenging the whole child through academic excellence, physical development, and social-emotional growth in a respectful and supportive environment.
  • The uniqueness of Corpus Christi Catholic School is its dedication to a personal and positive approach to learning and discipline, in partnership with parents, the primary educators of their children.
  • Grounded in the values of the Catholic faith, the multicultural school community, adults and children alike, are challenged to live the Gospel values.
  • Our role as Catholic educators demands that we help children to develop 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 Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1959

Student Body

Total Students201 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 39%

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 a supportive and caring environment.
  • The classrooms are differentiated in which teachers structure their time, resources and efforts to effectively meet the needs of all students.
  • Early Childhood- The Pre-K through Kindergarten environment develops social skills which encourage student to work together and respect one another. The students become familiar with books, new vocabulary, ways to use language, numbers and problem solving strategies. Through hands-on learning of 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 for learning through engaging lessons. Core curriculum content areas are integrated across disciplines through the concept of STREAM, which fosters higher-level thinking skills in daily instruction. Hands-on lessons nurture problem solving skills and creativity.   
  • Middle School-Students continue to engage in STREAM practices to master content. The scholars are challenged daily to use their higher order thinking and reasoning skills in all subject areas while cultivating their creativve abilities. Leadership skills are fostered as students think 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 | 327 students
    1.1 miles
    4711 McDermed Dr
    Houston, TX 77035
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