Welcome to School of the Woods !

A College Prep Montessori School, Founded in 1962
Early Childhood through Grade 12

With over a half century of Montessori education experience, School of the Woods is a Member School of the American Montessori Society (AMS). Learn More About AMS Membership ...

Accepting Applications for the 2021-2022 School Year Now    Learn more...
Office Hours
The school office hours are from 8 am to 5 pm. For inquiries, call 713-686-8811.
We Invite You to attend an informational teleconference on Thursdays at 1 pm. For a reservation, please call 713-686-8811.
2021-2022 School Year
The School of the Woods 2021-2022 school year will begin on Monday, August 30, 2021, and end on Thursday, May 26, 2022.
Covid Guidelines
School of the Woods is open for in-person classes. In accordance with the CDC, the local health departments and the Texas Education Agency Guidance, classrooms are arranged for physical distancing, and health and safety protocols are implemented school-wide. Learn more...
 Covid Attendance Guidelines...
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Coming to the Woods

  1. Family Conferences: New Early Childhood and All Elementary through High School Families

    August 16 @ 8:00 am - August 27 @ 6:00 pm CDT
  2. First Day of School

    August 30 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT
  3. LABOR DAY / STUDENT HOLIDAY (All Classes) School Offices Closed

    September 6
  4. THANKSGIVING / STUDENT HOLIDAY (All Classes) School Offices Closed

    November 22 @ 7:00 am - November 26 @ 6:00 pm CST
  5. WINTER BREAK/STUDENT HOLIDAY: No Academic or Extra-Curricular Classes. School Offices Closed

    December 20 @ 7:00 am - December 31 @ 6:00 pm CST
  6. Academic Classes Resume

    January 3, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm CST
  7. MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY / STUDENT HOLIDAY (All Classes) School Offices Closed

    January 17, 2022 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm CST
  8. PRESIDENTS’ DAY / STUDENT HOLIDAY (All Classes) School Offices Closed

    February 21, 2022 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm CST
  9. GOOD FRIDAY – STUDENT HOLIDAY (All Classes) School Offices Closed

    April 15, 2022 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT
  10. Last Day of the School Year

    May 26, 2022 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT

New or Noteworthy

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NOTE: During the school year events may be re-scheduled and new events added. Revist the link periodically to update your local copy.