A guide to private schools in the Tomball, Magnolia area in 2021

Great Oak School is a Waldorf school in Tomball. (Courtesy Great Oak School)
Great Oak School is a Waldorf school in Tomball. (Courtesy Great Oak School)

Great Oak School is a Waldorf school in Tomball. (Courtesy Great Oak School)

Private schools around Tomball and Magnolia offer many forms of specialized instruction, from different religious affiliations to various types of curriculum. This guide features primary and middle schools with grade levels through eighth grade and high schools with grade levels through 12th grade.

Acton Academy: The Woodlands

Grades served: K-12

Extracurricular activities: not available

Current enrollment: 98


Tuition: $8,500 annually

11510 FM 1488, Magnolia

832-909-6133

www.actonwoodlands.com

Center for Teaching & Learning

Grades served: pre-K-10

Extracurricular activities: none

Current enrollment: 62

Tuition: $12,800 annually (pre-K), $14,000 annually (K-9)

10431 Hufsmith Road, Tomball

832-474-8214

www.centerforteachingandlearning.com

Central Baptist Academy

Grades served: pre-K-12

Religious orientation: Baptist

Extracurricular activities: not available

Current enrollment: 40

Tuition: $425 monthly

37135 FM 1774, Magnolia

281-356-2861

www.cbamagnolia.com

Concordia Lutheran High School

Grades served: 9-12

Religious orientation: Christian (Lutheran theology instruction)

Extracurricular activities: football, volleyball, cross-country, cheer, basketball, soccer, swimming, tennis, golf, lacrosse, track, baseball, softball, band, choir, theater, UIL One Act Play, academic team, speech and debate, agriculture program, National Honor Society, chemistry club, finance club, Messengers Praise Band, hand bells, jazz band, girls Bible study, Spanish club, Ultimate Frisbee, Global Embrace Missions

Current enrollment: 550

Tuition: $14,820-$15,780 annually

700 E. Main St., Tomball

281-351-2547

www.clhs-tx.org

Cypress Christian School

Grades served: K-12

Religious orientation: Christian

Extracurricular activities: cheer, pom squad, football, basketball, cross-country, track and field, soccer, baseball, softball, volleyball, swimming, golf, elementary athletics, drama, drumline, journalism, theater, audiovisual production, photography, robotics

Current enrollment: 622

Tuition: 11,850-$17,650 annually

11123 Cypress N. Houston Road, Houston

281-469-7745

www.cypresschristian.org

Extraordinary Education Center*

Grades served: K-12

Religious orientation: Christian

Extracurricular activities: disc golf, archery, robotics, Minecraft, mock trial, artist studio, pottery, taekwondo, cooking, sewing, Spanish, photography, programming, painting, Reader’s Theatre, yearbook

Current enrollment: 170

Tuition: $40-$500 monthly

9522 Carraway Lane, Magnolia

281-652-5918

www.extraed.org

Great Oak School

Grades served: pre-K-8

Extracurricular activities: Not available

Current enrollment: 80

Tuition: $8,000-$14,000 annually

715 Carrell St., Tomball

281-516-7296

www.greatoakschool.org

Legacy Preparatory Christian Academy

Grades served: pre-K-12

Religious orientation: nondenominational

Extracurricular activities:sports, musical theater, robotics, community service, National Honor Society, student council

Current enrollment: 450

Tuition: $5,720-$10,290 annually

9768 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands

936-337-2000

www.legacypca.org

Magnolia Heritage Academy*

Grades served: pre-K-8

Religious orientation: Christian

Extracurricular activities: Spanish, 4-H, yearbook, home economics, cooking, art, choir, Crazy 8’s Math Club, music and movement

Current enrollment: 116

Tuition: $300-$475 monthly

823 FM 1774, Magnolia

281-389-5112

www.magnoliaheritageacademy.com

New Hope Christian School

Grades served: pre-K, 4-12

Religious orientation: Christian

Extracurricular activities: Not available

Current enrollment: 47

Tuition: $4,000-$4,200 annually

32103 Decker Prairie Road, Pinehurst

281-356-6281

http://new-hope-baptist.org/school

Rosehill Christian School

Grades served: pre-K-12

Religious orientation: Christian

Extracurricular activities: 4-H, band, baseball, basketball, cheer, choir, cross-country, debate, theater, golf, football, speech, track and field, volleyball

Current enrollment: 435

Tuition: $8,550-$16,740 annually

19830 FM 2920, Tomball

281-351-8114

www.rcseagles.org

Salem Lutheran School

Grades served: early childhood-8

Religious orientation: Lutheran

Extracurricular activities: baseball, basketball, cheer, cross-country, soccer, track, volleyball (grades 5-8), National Junior Honor Society, Creative & Rewarding Experiences on Wednesdays (CREW)

Current enrollment: 335

Tuition: $11,960 annually

22601 Lutheran Church Road, Tomball

281-351-8223

www.salemlutheran.com

Saint Anne Catholic School

Grades served: pre-K-8

Religious orientation: Catholic

Extracurricular activities:• football, soccer, volleyball, cross-country, basketball, softball, baseball, track and field, esports, robotics, arts, debate, writing, math, history, art, computers, science, religion

Current enrollment: 268

Tuition: $7,545 annually

1111 S. Cherry St., Tomball

281-351-0093

https://school.stanne-tomball.org

Step by Step Christian School

Grades served: infant-8

Religious orientation: Christian

Extracurricular activities: Not available

Current enrollment: 80 (K-8), 200 (infant-age 4)

Tuition: $910-$1,040 monthly (infant-age 2), $6,600 annually (K-8)

1119 S. Cherry St., Tomball

281-351-2888

www.stepbystepchristianschool.org

The John Cooper School

Grades served: pre-K-12

Extracurricular activities: Habitat Project, Junior State of America, Global Online Academy, TEDEd, Active Minds, entrepreneurship, film, STEM, theater, Interact, Students Preventing Animal Mistreatment, culinary arts

Current enrollment: 1,250

Tuition: $23,300-$28,790 annually

1 John Cooper Drive, The Woodlands

281-367-0900

www.johncooper.org

The Sherwood Academy

Grades served: pre-K-6

Extracurricular activities: not available

Current enrollment: 140

Tuition: $285-$1,250 monthly

32810 Tamina Road, Magnolia

281-356-4970

www.thesherwoodacademy.com

The Woodlands Christian Academy

Grades served: pre-K-12

Religious orientation: Christian

Extracurricular activities: competitive athletics, varsity sports, fine arts, dance

Current enrollment: 675

Tuition: varies by grade level; visit

www.twca.net/admissions for more information

5800 Academy Way, The Woodlands

936-273-2555

www.twca.net

The Woodlands Methodist School

Grades served: 18 months-8

Religious orientation: Christian

Extracurricular activities: athletics, taekwondo, dance, robotics, Destination Imagination, tennis, golf

Current enrollment: 624

Tuition: $3,200-$14,500 annually

2200 Lake Woodlands Drive, The Woodlands

281-822-8212

www.twmschool.org

The Woodlands Prep International School

Grades served: pre-K-12

Extracurricular activities: soccer

Current enrollment: 200

Tuition: $15,870-$24,100 annually

27440 Kuykendahl Road, Tomball

281-516-0600

www.woodlandsprep.org

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