Crossroads School, Inc.

Tel: (713)977-1221
  • Crossroads School, Inc. is an academic specialty school that directly addresses the educational needs of children with learning differences and the social/emotional needs directly occurring from them. The Crossroads student is a typical child who has one or more learning differences and is having difficulty learning in a traditional school setting.
  • These diagnoses usually include: ADHD, dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, expressive/receptive language disorders, processing disorders, and high functioning autism spectrum disorder.
  • A large number of our student body is Twice Exceptional (gifted with a learning disability).
  • Students may also struggle with the repercussions of early or non-specific cognitive dysfunction stemming from premature birth, early medical conditions, and adoption issues.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-10
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedADHD, Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, Expressive/Receptive Language Disorders, Auditory/Visual Processing Disorders
Year Founded1977

Student Body

Total Students66 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeCrossroads School, Inc. Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size8 students
Advanced CoursesTwice Exceptional Program - 2E
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(no requirements)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$27,500
Tuition NotesTuition includes all school supplies, technology, and curriculum.
% on Financial Aid
9%
Average Financial Aid Grant$9,100
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAmy Levin
Admissions AssociateGila Arnoni Ph.D.

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Keyboarding, Nerf Power Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Arts Alive, Studio Fine Arts

Recreational Athletic Programs:
After-school Sports Camp, Basketball Clu

School Notes

Crossroads School provides a foundation for the success of its students. "Teaching Outside of the Box" is a basic premise which supports the unique educational needs of our student body. 

The Crossroads Mission: 
Crossroads School Inc. prepares students with learning differences (K-12) to integrate into a conventional school or college by facilitating maximum academic and social potential in an emotionally safe and supportive environment.
The Crossroads Philosophy:
  • Each student is unique and each learns in different ways.
  • Creative and flexible teaching strategies are required to accommodate different learning styles.
  • The interfacing of both remedial and compensatory skills are essential for successful learning.
  • Positive self-esteem and confidence are imperative to academic and social success. 
The Crossroads Objective:
  • Prepare students to mainstream into traditional classrooms or to attend college.
  • Enable students to learn at their own rate by applying multi-level, multi-sensory teaching methods.
  • Place emphasis on personal growth and development.
  • Incorporate field trips as an integral part of the educational program.
  • Promote learning through positive reinforcement.
  • Encourage students to reach their highest level of achievement within the framework of their capabilities and talents.
  • Teach students how to become "their own best expert" in advocating for themselves.

The Crossroads Classroom:

  • A low teacher to student ratio of 1:8 is maintained.
  • Students are grouped according to approximate chronological age.
  • Within each age group, students are sub-grouped according to the skills they are learning.
  • Each student has an individualized, academically complete curriculum by subject.
  • Healthy interpersonal relationships are fostered.
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