The WIDE School

  • WIDE School is accredited by the National Private Schools Accreditation Group and has a partnership with AltSchool.
  • WIDE School is a project based private school, inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach.
  • WIDE offers an infant/toddler program, preschool, bridge to kinder program, elementary, middle and soon high school.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded2001

Student Body

Total Students168 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade The WIDE School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$12,000
Admissions DirectorMaryam Lumpkin

School Notes

  • Alongside traditional academics, children attend specialty classes to support their understanding of core academics such as cooking, ceramics, art, music, technology, foreign language, chess and sewing.  An afterschool and summer program is available for children to attend clubs such as TEDEd Student Talks, private art classes, foreign language, 4H, Girl Scouts, and project based experiences.

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Texas is $8,018 for elementary schools and $10,899 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Texas is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).