The Village School

The Village School, founded in 1966, has a tradition of rigorous and highly personalized learning paired with hands-on innovative methods of teaching.
Located in the Energy Corridor of Houston, Village offers an American educational experience to its diverse and international student body representing six continents and more than 80 countries.
The Village School is known for its excellence in math and science and has a collaboration with The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and The Juilliard School of Music, which enhances its widely recognized STEAM curriculum.
The Village School is a proud member of the Nord Anglia Education`s network of schools.
Our Mission: The Village School is an international community committed to developing inquisitive lifelong learners prepared to think critically, to collaborate genuinely, and to give of themselves generously, as they prepare to lead the next generation into an ever-changing world.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,773 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $25,000
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1966

Student Body

Total Students
1,773 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
The Village School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
273 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1300
(Out of 1600)
Average ACT score
27
(Out of 36)
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniforms

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies per grade ($25,025-$30,700)

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Chess, Entrepreneurship, Financial Literacy, Habitat for Humanity, Math Club, Model United Nations, National Honor Society (NHS), Robotics, Science Club, Student council/government, Student Newspaper, TED-Ed Club, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Ceramics, Choir/Chorus, Creative writing, Dance, Drama, Instrumental and theory music lessons, Orchestra, Painting, Photography

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Marathon Runners Team, MS150/Cycling Team

School Notes

  • The Village School, founded in 1966, has a tradition of rigorous and highly personalized learning paired with hands-on innovative methods of teaching. Located in the energy corridor of Houston, Village offers an American educational experience to its diverse and international student body who represent six continents and more than 60 countries. The Village School is known for its excellence in math and science, and recently announced a new collaboration with The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), which will enhance its widely-recognized STEAM curriculum. The Village School is a proud member of the Nord Anglia Education`s network of schools.
  • Graduates are accepted into an extensive number of prestigious universities ranging from Ivy League schools like Yale and Harvard to universities here in Texas like UT Austin and Texas A&M, and even top international schools such as University College London.
  • Limited placements for Preschool 2 through grade 12. An International Baccalaureate School and member of the Nord Anglia Education Network of Schools.
  • For a private tour contact admissions@thevillageschool.com or 281.496.7900.
  • www.TheVillageSchool.com
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • Isaiah Taylor '13 - Plays basketball for the Atlanta Hawks (NBA).
    • Erica Dasher '04 - American actress.
    • Shaquille Cleare '14 - Played basketball for the University of Texas.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does The Village School cost?
The Village School's tuition is approximately $25,000 for private students.
Who are famous alumni from The Village School?
The Village School famous alumni include: Isaiah Taylor '13, Erica Dasher '04 and Shaquille Cleare '14.
What sports does The Village School offer?
The Village School offers 16 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Cycling, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee and Volleyball. The Village School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Texas for most sports offered.
What is The Village School's ranking?
The Village School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Highest percentage of students of color, Largest student body, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.
When is the application deadline for The Village School?
The application deadline for The Village School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is The Village School located?
The Village School is located in the Westside neighborhood of Houston, TX. There are 26 other private schools located in Westside.

School Reviews

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,773 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $25,000
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $16,411 for elementary schools and $18,897 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Houston, TX is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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