The John Cooper School

Tel: (281)367-0900
  • The John Cooper School is an independent, non-sectarian, co-educational, college preparatory day school.
  • The school's fundamental mission is to provide a challenging education in a caring environment to a diverse group of select students, enabling them to become creative thinkers, responsible citizens and leaders, and lifetime learners.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 1209 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade The John Cooper School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 130 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size 19 students
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Nov. 15 / Jan. 10
Acceptance Rate
40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Craig Meredith

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Arts Society, Bibliophiles, Chess, Computer, Culinary Club, Drama, Entrepreneurs Club, Ethics Bowl, Habitat For Humanity, Honor Council, Interact, International Club, Junior Statemen of America, Literary Magazine, MathCounts, National Art Honors Society, Philosophy Club, Quiz Bowl, Robotics, Student Diversity Committee, Student Government Association, Student to Student, Thespian Group, Tri M Arts Society, Bibliophiles, Chess, Computer, Culinary Club, Drama, Ethics Bowl, Honor Council, Interact, MathCounts, Quiz Bowl, Robotics, Thespian Group, Tri M, Entrepreneurs Club,
Habitat For Humanity,
International Club,
Junior Statemen of America,
Literary Magazine,
National Art Honors Society,
Philosophy Club,
Student Diversity Committee,
Student Government Association,
Student to Student,

School Notes

  • The John Cooper School is an independent, non-sectarian, co-educational, college preparatory day school. The school's fundamental mission is to provide a challenging education in a caring environment to a diverse group of select students, enabling them to become creative thinkers, responsible citizens and leaders, and lifetime learners. Cooper believes that its mission is best achieved in an educational community where students are enthusiastic about learning and enjoy school; high expectations are held for students, faculty and staff; creative, dedicated faculty are responsive to differences in students' learning styles and capabilities; students' natural curiosity is fostered through their active participation in the educational process; the needs of the whole student-intellectual, emotional, social, physical, and ethical-are addressed through a balanced educational program; students are given many opportunities to succeed in a safe, stimulating, and nurturing environment; and diverse views and cultures are represented and respected among students, faculty and parents.

Profile last updated: 12/17/2015

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