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

  • Mailing address:
    The Village School
    13077 Westella
  • T +1 281 496 7900
  • F +1 281 496 7799
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Memberships: Member of the Meritas Family of Schools Member of National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • State/Independent: Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation)
  • Lower School Ages: 6-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: Preschool & Kindergarten: 177 Lower School: 359
  • Middle School Ages: 11-14
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 214
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: Late August - Late May, 2 semesters. Holidays; 1 week at Thanksgiving, 2 weeks at Christmas, 1 week in March for Spring Break/Easter plus; Labor Day (September), Columbus Day (October), Martin Luther King Day (January), Presidents' Day (February) and Memorial Day (May)
  • School Hours: 2-Day 3 year old class: Tuesday & Thursday, 8.45am-11.45am 3-Day 4 year old class: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 8.45am-11.45am 5-Day 4 year old class: Monday-Friday, 8.45am-11.45am Half day KI Kindergarten: Monday-Friday, 8.45am-11.45am Full day KI, KII, KIII Kindergarten: Monday-Friday, 8.45am-2.30pm 1st grade & 2nd grade: Monday-Friday, 8.00am-2.45pm 3rd grade - 5th grade: Monday-Friday, 8.00am-3.00pm 6th grade to 8th grade: Monday-Friday, 8.00am-3.20pm Day care - 6.45am - 8.45am & 2.30pm - 6.00pm. Lunch bunch (Pre-K and half day KI): 11.45am-2.30pm
  • Fee Currency: US Dollars
  • Fee Details: Fees can be paid annually, semi-annually, quarterly or monthly. Overall cost is lower if paid annually (see rates below if paid annually). Monthly payments add to following amounts: 2-Day 3 year old class - $3,325-$3,500 per year 3-Day 4 year old class - $4,940-$5,200 per year 5-Day 4 year old class - $6,935-$7,300 per year Half day KI Kindergarten - $6,935-$7,300 per year Full day KI, KII, KIII Kindergarten - $10,925-$11,500 per year 1st grade to 5th grade - $11,875-$12,500 per year 6th grade to 8th grade - $13,110-$13,800 per year Tuition discount - 10% for second child in the same family, 15% for each additional child in the same family Tuition fees include: Individual pictures Yearbook Group pictures Technology fee Pre-K to 2nd grade books & supplies 3rd grade to 8th grade supplies and classroom books Vision and hearing tests (if required)
  • Fee Extras: Application fee: $50.00 Testing fee, Pre-K - 4th grade: $65.00 Testing fee, 5th grade - 8th grade: fee is payable to ISEE Registration fee; $375.00 (1st student), $275.00 (additional family member) Trip fee 5th grade:$150.00 per year Trip fee 6th grade & 7th grade: $485.00 per year Trip fee 8th grade: $945.00 per year Book rental fee 3rd grade - 5th grade: $75.00 per year Book rental fee 6th grade - 8th grade: $100.00 per year. Building fund (new families): $400.00 per year, per family (for the first 3 years) Day Care fees (in addition to tuition): 4 year olds - 3rd grade: $225.00 per month, 4th grade - 8th grade: $200.00 per month Summer Day Care: $800.00 per month for all students Lunch bunch (Pre-K and half day KI): $10.00 per day (parent provides lunch) Tuition Insurance: $250.00 per student, per year Tuition insurance must be purchased with semi-annual, quarterly and monthly payments, and is optional with the annual payment


  • Adapted or School-Developed Curriculum
  • American Elementary (or Primary) Curriculum
  • International Baccalaureate (Diploma)


  • Authorised by International Baccalaureate Organization (not to be confused as an inspection or accreditation agency)
  • TAAPS (Texas Alliance of Accredited Private Schools)

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