Realizing that students have individual learning styles and needs, Gateway provides a highly structured and individualized program in a success oriented environment where students learn and grow together.
Gateway Academy believes that a balance of strong academics, good research-based teaching, physical activity, and a collaborative counseling approach make our middle and high school program unique to the Houston Area.
The cornerstone to our program is our strong academic program.
We have taken a typical Middle and High School curriculum and transformed it to meet the needs of our student population.
Our goal is to give our students the skills to graduate from Gateway Academy with a diploma in hand, ready to tackle college or vocational endeavors.
Gateway teachers come to us ready to teach with an expertise of their field and a heart for our students.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 72 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $44,000
  • Average class size: 7 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia, Autism, Social Communication Disorder, Anxiety, Language delays, ADHD, Mood Disorders
Year Founded
2006
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$2,000

Student Body

Total Students
72 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
The Gateway Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size
7 students
Average ACT score
25
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(School uniforms-Athletic Attire)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$15,000
Admissions Director
Bonnie Jones
Admissions Associate
Michelle Henderson

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Graphic Design

School Notes

  • Gateway Academy is a private school where caring, trust, respect, and fine teaching take 6th-12th grade students to new levels of confidence, competence and opportunity. Our students typically have learning disorders such as Dyslexia, Language Delays, Asperger Syndrome, ADHD and Non-Verbal Learning Disabilities that impact some of the following areas: Time management skills, Organizational difficulties, Visual-spatial weaknesses, Abstract conceptual reasoning, Social situations and transitions
Profile last updated: 08/17/2021

School Reviews

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The Gateway Academy has provided the emotional and educational support that has allowed my son to grow into the young man he is now. It is a remarkable school filled with remarkable teachers. I am forever grateful for the Gateway Academy! No better school in Houston for students with learning differences!
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 72 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $44,000
  • Average class size: 7 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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