Private School Houston: Pre-K, Elementary, & Middle School

As a private school Houston families rely upon, it is our goal to observe the child maturing into a person of high moral standards and integrity who can think clearly and make good choices.
To learn more about our campus, schedule a tour today!

    Tuition & Financial Aid

    Tuition Rates for 2024-2025:  (click here) Tuition rates are based on what we spend per child.

    Financial Aid: In 2024 It is our goal to have 25% of our students on Financial Aid.  Here are the ways to apply.  (click here)

    Our Curriculum

    At our private school in Houston, TX, the Saint Nicholas curriculum brings world-class standards together at the international Texas Medical Center workplace.

    Catholic Montessori-Method Religion

    We have a new room called the Atrium at SNS this year, for children 3-6 years old.  Elizabeth Clarke has received training to lead this program and is preparing the materials.

    Welcome to Saint Nicholas School: The Classical Private School Houston Trusts

    Saint Nicholas School, PK-8, in Houston, TX, is an independent private school offering a Classical curriculum with Montessori lower school. The school serves families in the Houston area and includes summer camp and outdoor education. It was founded in 1987 and offers an exemplary curriculum with child development support for each student to achieve their potential.

    Enrichment and family services are an integral part of the program and include extended hours, summer camp, field trips, and food service. Elementary and middle school students experience ranching, farming, and equestrian activities. As a private elementary school & private middle school in Houston, we help our students move on to high-quality high school programs and set them on a path for college admissions.

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    Scholarships and Financial Aid

    • First Responder: 10% tuition discount from Saint Nicholas School.  Give the office a copy of your credentials showing you are a First Responder.
    • FAST:  Financial assistance from Saint Nicholas School.  The Application is here.  FAST recommends a rate to the school for your family.
    • Workforce Solutions:  State Financial aid for childcare.  For qualifications and family income guidelines see Workforce Solutions on the internet.  After you are approved by Workforce Solutions  you may apply to the school for the rate  you are given. There currently is a waiting list for new applicants.

    Why Do Families Choose Saint Nicholas School?

    • All ages SNS Curriculum in English, Spanish, Latin, and French
    • Montessori-prepared classroom environments through Grade Two
    • Classical school includes an emphasis on Latin, classical studies, and grammar and rhetoric in English
    • Singapore Mathematics
    • Fine Arts

    To learn more about our school and our admission process, contact our school administrators today and schedule a campus tour!

    Saint Nicholas School is a partner member of the Classical Latin School Association. Saint Nicholas School is a member of the Houston Association of Independent Schools, the North American Montessori Center, the Christian Montessori Fellowship, and the International Montessori Council.

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