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Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation) school in USA

  • Mailing address:
    British School of Houston
    4211 Watonga Blvd
    Houston
    Texas
    US
    77092
  • T +1 713 290 9025
  • F +1 713 290 9014
  • E admissionsbsh@…tishschool.org
  • W www.britishschool.org
  • Memberships: Member: European Council for International Schools (ECIS)Member: Council of International Schools in the Americas (CIS).  IPC (integrated Dutch programme) accredited and supported by Stichting NOB (Nederlands onderwijs in het buitebland).
  • State/Independent: Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation)
  • Lower School Ages: 3-7
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 135 boys and girls
  • Middle School Ages: 7-11
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 200 boys and girls
  • Senior School Ages: 11-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 239 boys and girls
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: Early September - Early July, 3 terms. Holidays; 1 week for Autumn Half Term (October), 2 weeks at Christmas, 1 week for Spring Half Term (February), 2 weeks at Easter, 1 week for Summer Half Term (May) plus; 2 days for Thanksgiving (November), Teacher training day (November), Martin Luther King Day (January) and Teacher training day (February).
  • School Hours: Childen may be dropped at school from 8.00am onwards. Nursery, Reception, Year 1 & Year 2; 8.45am - 3.15pm. Year 3 - Year 6; 8.45am - 3.20pm. Year 7 - Year 13; 8.20am - 3.30pm. After School Care; 3.30pm - 6.00pm
  • Fee Currency: US $
  • Fee Details: Tuition fees invoiced half yearly;payable in June and December. Nursery (5 mornings per week): $8,955 per year. Nursery full day (3 days): $10,580 per year. Full time Nursery to Year 6: $16,275 per year. Year 7 to Year 11: $17,775 per year. International Baccalaureate Programme Years 12 & 13: $19,775
  • Fee Extras: One time only Registration fee (non-refundable): $150. One time only deposit (refundable after first year if one full term's notice is received in writing):$1,000. One time only Development Levy (non-refundable): $2,000. After school care: $500 per term or $15 per day. Bus routes are available Optional Hot Lunches: $3.00 - $3.50 per day and $0.50 per extra item.
  • Religion: Non-denominational

Curricula:

  • IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education)
  • International Baccalaureate (Diploma)
  • International Primary Curriculum
  • National Curriculum for England

Accreditations/Inspections:

  • Authorised by International Baccalaureate Organization (not to be confused as an inspection or accreditation agency)


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