SCHOOL
of
the
WOODS
MONTESSORI EDUCATION
1321 Wirt Road, Houston, Texas 77055

Celebrating 52 Years
of Learning!

1962 - 2014

     
 
Welcome to
School of the Woods!
A COLLEGE PREP MONTESSORI SCHOOL
EARLY CHILDHOOD THROUGH GRADE 12
Located in Houston, Texas
For Information Phone 713-686-8811
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For emergency and weather announcements only
call 713-756-3919

Coming to the Woods
( Printable All School Calendar )
September 1
LABOR DAY / STUDENT HOLIDAY (All Classes)  
September 2
Early Childhood Full Day: First Day of Class, New and Returning Students  
September 2
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL -Early Childhood / Kindergarten-remaining half of class, except Full Day  
September 2
Upper Elementary: Class Social, 6:00 p.m., New and Returning Parents' Orientation, 6:30 - 7:15 p.m.  
September 3
Early Childhood/Kindergarten Full Day: New and Returning Parents' Orientation, 7:00 p.m.  
September 3
Upper Elementary: 4th grade history field study meeting for parents & Students, 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. 
September 4 - 8
Elementary: Class Social & Orientation for New & Returning Parents, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (Collins 9/4, Schwarz 9/8, Stepankiw 9/4)  
September 8
ALL CLASSES IN SESSION  
September 8 - 12
Middle School: Camp Allen ROPES Course  
September 9 - 11
Early Childhood / Kindergarten: New and Returning Parents' Orientation, 6:00 p.m. (Funk 9/9, Tomlinson 9/10, Lutzel 9/11)  
September 10
All School Welcome Coffee - 8:45 a.m.  

See the printable
All School Calendar

2014-15 School Year - Highlights
  • LABOR DAY HOLIDAY, Student Holiday, School Offices Closed - September 1
  • ALL SCHOOL PARENTS' SOCIAL - September 13
  • ALL SCHOOL CHILI COOK-OFF - October 26
  • THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY, Student Holiday, School Offices Closed - November 26-28
  • WINTER BREAK, Student Holiday, School Offices Closed - December 22 - January 2
  • School Resumes - January 5
  • MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY, Student Holiday, School Offices Closed - January 19
  • PRESIDENTS' DAY, Student Holiday, School Offices Closed - February 16
  • SPRING BREAK - March 16-20
  • GOOD FRIDAY, Student Holiday, School Offices Closed - April 3
  • All School Spring Picnic - April 26
  • MEMORIAL DAY, Student Holiday, School Offices Closed - May 25
  • LAST DAY FOR STUDENTS, May 28

Fall Athletic Event Calendars

 
Volleyball Junior Varsity
Volleyball Varsity
School Location Maps

Performing Arts Third Summer Session
closes with Tall Tales and Heroes


2013-2014 School Year Ends
with a colorful student dance performance of CARNIVAL


Woods High School Class of 2014
Courtesy Jeff Grass Photographs


Below: August 18, 2014, the entire School of the Woods Staff gathers for a kickoff meeting to start the 2014-2015 school year. After a joint morning session, everyone dispersed to the classrooms and offices to prepare for arrival of the first students on August 25.


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School of the Woods Participates
in Montessori Census

Complete the 2013-14 USA Montessori Census TODAY
The largest effort ever to collect data on Montessori programs in the United States is underway. The 2013-2014 USA Montessori Census is a collaborative effort between all major Montessori associations in the USA. The Montessori School Census will, for the first time, provide authoritative information on the size, location and organization of Montessori education in the USA. Learn More ...


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Join the fun and volunteer for events that are organized and sponsored by the Parent Volunteer Community. Contact the Events Coordinator for further information.


May 2014 Inside the Woods 
  Featuring - Student Dance Recital Coming up, Reminder About Bridge Meetings, Report on Book Discussion Group, Quiet Time is Important, Everybody‚Äôs Favorite: Hunting Eggs, Book Review by Elizabeth Stepankiw, A Poem, by Eugene Field, Recommended Books for Children
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Summer 2013
View from the Woods
Featuring: News Bits , Last Day of School , Annual Spring Picnic , Woods High School - Graduation happenings , Woods Middle School ... and more
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NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATORY POLICY AS TO STUDENTS
The School of the Woods, a Montessori school, admits students of any race, color, national & ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs & activities, generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national & ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship & loan programs & athletic & other school administered programs.