Crossroads School, Inc.

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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 3-12
  • Enrollment: 28 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $29,250
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 3-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
ADHD, Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, Expressive/Receptive Language Disorders, Auditory/Visual Processing Disorders
Year Founded
1977

Student Body

Total Students
28 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Crossroads School, Inc. Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
3%
Average Class Size
8 students
Advanced Courses
Twice Exceptional Program - 2E
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
no requirements

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition includes all school supplies, technology, and curriculum.
% on Financial Aid
9%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$9,100
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Tami Riggs
Admissions Associate
Gila 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 Club

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 is 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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Crossroads School, Inc. cost?
Crossroads School, Inc.'s tuition is approximately $29,250 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Crossroads School, Inc.?
The acceptance rate of Crossroads School, Inc. is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 85%.
When is the application deadline for Crossroads School, Inc.?
The application deadline for Crossroads School, Inc. is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Crossroads School, Inc. located?
Crossroads School, Inc. is located in the Mid West neighborhood of Houston, TX. There are 3 other private schools located in Mid West.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 3-12
  • Enrollment: 28 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $29,250
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $16,411 for elementary schools and $18,897 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Houston, TX is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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