Westlake Preparatory Academy (WPA) is the premier independent Christian school in the Katy/Richmond area.
At Westlake, teachers know every child is a gift from God and that He has entrusted them to provide a faith-based education that promotes spiritual growth and academic excellence.
WPA is dedicated to a superior academic experience integrated with a consistent, Christian approach to learning.
Westlake provides a comprehensive college preparatory pre-kindergarten through eighth grade, that develops each student spiritually, academically, physically, and socially.
WPA offers a strong academic program, challenging athletic competition, and opportunities to minister to others through volunteer service.
It is this blend which makes Westlake unique.  WPA welcomes and affirms the role and responsibility of parents as partners in the education process, and they welcome Christian parents who seek to put Christ at the center of their lives and desire their children to do the same.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 164 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,000
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Westlake Preparatory Lutheran Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
2008

Student Body

Total Students
164 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Westlake Preparatory Lutheran Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
15 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Venessa Homewood

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
PSIA Academic Competition

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Classes, Band Program, Choir, Drama

School Notes

  • At Westlake, teachers know every child is a gift from God and that He has entrusted them to provide a faith-based education that promotes spiritual growth and academic excellence. WPA is dedicated to a superior academic experience integrated with a consistent, Christian approach to learning. Westlake provides a comprehensive college preparatory pre-kindergarten through eighth grade, that develops each student spiritually, academically, physically, and socially. WPA offers a strong academic program, challenging athletic competition, and opportunities to minister to others through volunteer service. It is this blend which makes Westlake unique. WPA welcomes and affirms the role and responsibility of parents as partners in the education process, and they welcome Christian parents who seek to put Christ at the center of their lives and desire their children to do the same. 

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 164 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,000
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average acceptance rate in Fort Bend County, TX is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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