The Shlenker School offers programming for students from 15 months through fifth grade.
Our approach to learning includes fostering the development of the whole child through the cognitive, affective, physical, emotional and spiritual domains.
Through our developmentally appropriate preschool environment, our integrated Judaic and general studies curriculum, fine arts programs, and our state of the art facilities, The Shlenker School provides an academically excellent program for all students.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

The Shlenker School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-5
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia Specialist
Year Founded
1987
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2020

Student Body

Total Students
320 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
The Shlenker School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
16 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
21%
Admissions Director
Tara Gassett

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
The After School Academy (ASA) for Elementary students
Source: Verified school update

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What is The Shlenker School's ranking?

The Shlenker School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for The Shlenker School?

The application deadline for The Shlenker School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $14,203 for elementary schools and $17,557 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Houston, TX is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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