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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Enrollment: 235 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 25
  • Source: Verified school update

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 3-8
Year Founded
2010
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
235 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Western Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 25
Admissions Director
Mr. John Power
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Jessica Joseph

Sports

Extracurriculars

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!
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Enrollment: 235 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 25
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $14,048 for elementary schools and $17,392 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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