St. Catherines Montessori

St. Catherine`s Montessori upholds the values of our shared Montessori and Catholic heritages.
As an AMI (American Montessori Internationale) School, we follow the curriculum and traditions established by Dr. Maria Montessori more than 100 years ago.
More than simply a method of education, the Montessori approach fosters the development of the whole child-intellectually, physically, socially, morally and spiritually.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 300 students
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 9 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Catherines Montessori ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1966

Student Body

Total Students
300 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
60%
State avg.: 41%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
28 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 9 / rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition range depending on age of child Range $12,451-$17,843
Admissions Director
Amy Walz

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

School Notes

  • St. Catherine's Montessori is a Catholic Montessori school that educates children ages 14 months through High School. Founded in 1966 by the Dominican Sisters, we provide an unparalleled educational and religious program. We occupy a state-of-the-art building on approx. 8 acres with beautiful learning environments both inside and outside. We are classified as a LEED certified building, one of the very few in Texas.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does St. Catherines Montessori offer?
St. Catherines Montessori offers 4 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is St. Catherines Montessori's ranking?
St. Catherines Montessori ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees and Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for St. Catherines Montessori?
The application deadline for St. Catherines Montessori is Feb. 9 / rolling (applications are due on Feb. 9 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 300 students
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 9 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $16,213 for elementary schools and $18,370 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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