Smaller Scholars Montessori Academy

1685 S Dairy Ashford St
Houston, TX 77077
Tel: (281)558-3515
  • Smaller Scholars was founded in January, 1985. We offer Montessori programs for Toddler level through sixth grade.
  • Smaller Scholars provides an educational environment which will address your child's specific developmental and academic needs.
  • This unique program is designed to take advantage of the child's sensitive learning periods.
  • Smaller Scholars enhances the Montessori curriculum with a music program and gross motor development.
  • The elementary program includes Music, Spanish and Physical Education classes.
  • Many special events and programs are planned throughout the school year and offer opportunities for both students and family involvement.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1985

Student Body

Total Students340 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 35%
Students by GradeSmaller Scholars Montessori Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
1%
Average Class Size22 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorJanet Branstiter

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art, Beginning Piano, Dance/Ballet, Developmental Gymastics, Karate, Kid Fit, Reading Fun & Activities, Science - Elementary, Science - Pre-school, Spanish

Club or Organization:
Chess Wizards, Lego Robotics, Yoga

School Notes

  • Smaller Scholars was founded in January, 1985. We offer Montessori programs for Toddler level through sixth grade. Smaller Scholars provides an educational environment which will address your child's specific developmental and academic needs. This unique program is designed to take advantage of the child's sensitive learning periods. Smaller Scholars enhances the Montessori curriculum with a music program, computer education and gross motor development classes. Many special events and programs are planned throughout the school year and offer opportunities for both students and family involvement.

Profile last updated: 06/05/2016

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