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 )
August 1 - 31
FAMILY CONFERENCES / New Early Childhood Families 
August 23
High School: Social for students and parents 
August 25
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL - Early Childhood/Kindergarten - One half of class, except Full Day - Elementary - One Half of class - Upper Elementary - all of class - Middle School - all of class - High School - all of class 
August 25
High School: College Meeting for Seniors and Parents, 7:00 p.m. 
August 26 - 29
High School: Students' Retreat 
August 27
Elementary: First Day of School - Second half of class 
August 29
Elementary: All of class in session  
September 1
LABOR DAY / STUDENT HOLIDAY (All Classes)  
September 2
Early Childhood Full Day: First Day of Class, New and Returning Students  

See the printable
All School Calendar

2014-15 School Year - Highlights
  • FACULTY AND STAFF MEETING, 9 a.m., Wirt Road - August 18
  • FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL, Students - August 25
  • 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

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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7PM August 16, all is quiet now and the campus is left to the rabbits, birds, and squirrels. In a few short days this path will be filled with the excitement of a new school year.


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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.