Western Academy

  • Through personal attention and dedicated effort, teachers foster a genuine passion for learning and provide an integrated education, assisting parents in developing the whole person: intellectual, moral, physical, and spiritual.
  • The school is designed to provide the highest level of education to lower and middle school boys in the Houston area.
  • Our goal is to prepare young men, rooted in the true, the good, and the beautiful, who can serve as leaders in our society through their strength of mind, heart, and imagination.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 3-8
Year Founded2010
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students230 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
Students by Grade Western Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorMr. John Power
Admissions AssociateMrs. Jessica Joseph


Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Rugby, Soccer, Track and Field, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
Track and FieldWrestling,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Huge Variety of Field Trips, Math Club, Rocketry Club, Speech and Debate, Woodworking, Yearbook Staff

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Program, Band ensembles, Guitar Ensemble, Lower School Choir, Poetry Bard, Pottery & Glassblowing, Theater Program

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Fitness Club, House Cup Competition Festival Days

School Notes

  • Thank you for your interest in Western Academy as a possible school for your son. A private tour led by Mr. John Power, Director of Admissions is a great way to learn more about Western Academy. During your tour you will hear about the school`s mission and vision, go on a walking tour of the campus, visit a classroom, have an opportunity to tell us about your son, and ask any questions. Click on the link below to fill out a brief online inquiry form and then to a live calendar where you can book your private tour. We look forward to meeting you.
  • Book your private tour here!

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