Covenant Academy is a classical Christian school in northwest Houston fully accredited by ACCS and Advanc-ED. Our school exists to cultivate leaders equipped to honor and defend truth, goodness, and beauty.
We partner with parents to train students by way of Scripture and the classical liberal arts to be discerning, articulate followers of Jesus Christ.
Covenant Academy is committed to teaching all subjects as part of an integrated whole with the Scriptures at the center and to pursuing academic excellence that is defined and measurable.
We desire to cultivate thinking, articulate students who are able to accumulate facts, reason to sound conclusions, and persuasively convey those conclusions.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 159 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $12,000
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Covenant Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:


School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia / Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
159 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Covenant Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
10 students
Average SAT score
Average ACT score
Classroom Dress Code
Navy or red polos, khaki pants, shorts, skirts, or skorts

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$10,000 for 5-day Pre-K, $12,500 for K-6; $13,100 for 7-9; $14,200 for grades 10-12
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Melissa den Dulk
Admissions Associate
Laurie Brooks


Total Sports Offered
6 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
House System, Junior National Honor Society, National Honor Society, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Dance Club, Honor Choir, Junior Choir, Music Lessons

School Notes

  • Covenant`s curriculum begins with the end in mind. The word curriculum describes much more than textbooks. It describes a journey. Deriving its meaning from the Latin "curro" or path, it's the journey we want our students to take as they pursue wisdom and virtue. Whether they pursue college or a career after graduation, we want our students to be well-equipped for a lifetime of learning. 
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Covenant Academy cost?

Covenant Academy's tuition is approximately $12,000 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of Covenant Academy?

The acceptance rate of Covenant Academy is 70%, which is lower than the national average of 85%. Covenant Academy's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Texas with low acceptance rates.

What sports does Covenant Academy offer?

Covenant Academy offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Swimming, Track and Field and Volleyball.

What is Covenant Academy's ranking?

Covenant Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Highest average ACT score and Lowest average acceptance rates.

When is the application deadline for Covenant Academy?

The application deadline for Covenant Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

View the Covenant Academy yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

March 13, 2023 (Monday)
March 14, 2023 (Tuesday)
March 15, 2023 (Wednesday)
March 16, 2023 (Thursday)
March 17, 2023 (Friday)

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
Last year was our first at Covenant Academy and our only regret is we wish we had started there years early! Covenant Academy is a school built on academic excellence and Biblical values. Our children continue to grow every day in their academic studies and in their walk with Christ. The faculty, staff and administrators serve the campus whole-heartedly and are compassionate about their call to teach the students in a Christian environment. My kids come home better every day because of it! This school offers and promotes a family-like atmosphere with a genuine sense of community. Parental involvement is strongly encouraged and our volunteer program is thriving. We are at Covenant Academy for the long haul and can't wait to see what God has in store for this school!
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Our family has been going to Covenant for over five years now and we love our school. The teachers teach more than just academics - they train the hearts of children. The faculty and staff truly partner with us as parents to develop our children to be articulate followers of Christ. Our children are involved in several music and after school clubs and compete in the ACSI district math, speech, choir, and spelling contests. I wholeheartedly recommend visiting this school if you are looking for more than a private, Christian education for your children.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 159 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $12,000
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Harris County, TX is $13,008 for elementary schools and $15,904 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Harris County, TX is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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