Chinquapin Preparatory School

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Chinquapin Preparatory School

School Summary
The Chinquapin School was founded to provide a high qualitycollege-preparatory education to able and motivated youth fromlow-income families in the Greater Houston area. Through itsrigorous curriculum and an emphasis on community service andearning what one receives, Chinquapin hopes to produce responsible,well-educated citizens who will become constructive leaders in thecommunity. The Chinquapin School is a college preparatory, 5-dayboarding school for boys and day school for girls from low-incomeHouston area families. The school was founded in 1969 by Robert P.Moore, former head of the English Department at St. John's Schoolin Houston, with the help of a $250,000 grant from The BrownFoundation. We are currently building a dormority for girls. Theanticipated completion date is January 2017. Chinquapin Preparatory School provides achallenging,college-preparatoryeducation to able and motivated youth fromlow-incomefamilies in the Greater Houston area. Chinquapin Prep isprivately managed and funded. Parents pay aminimal tuitionthat typically covers only three percent of the annual cost of educating our students. Students are also able to work off tuition through a program similar to work study. 95%of our students matriculate into college. 85%of our students receive college degrees. 100%receive college tuition assistance. - Chinquapin Preparatory School - 2615 E Wallisville Rd, Highlands, TX 77562
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Address: 2615 E Wallisville Rd ,
Highlands , 77562 Directions
Grade Span 6 through 12
Admission Tina Barr
Phone (281)426-5551
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School Information

Year Founded 1969
Student Body Co ed
School Membership Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS), Texas Private School Accreditation Commissi
Sports Offered Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
Extra Curriculum yoga, yearbook, Student Ambassadors, piano lessons, performing arts, newspaper, Interact Club, guitar, debate, community service, choir, ceramics
Total Student 164
Total Teacher 23
Teacher Student Ratio 1:7

Student Statistics

Grade 6 22
Grade 7 24
Grade 8 24
Grade 9 25
Grade 10 23
Grade 11 22
Grade 12 24

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