Details overview

Hours 08:25 AM - 03:20 AM
School leader Andrew Derry
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school International baccalaureate
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning We provide a nurturing environment with a world-class personalized learning approach that is grounded in each student's unique experiences, capabilities and interests. All children are ambitious by nature and can achieve their greatest aspirations with support and access to exemplary global education. With roots in the Houston community and international curricula founded on British values, we develop lifelong learners who are resilient, confident and capable of shaping the world around them.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Multiculturalism / Global

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Design
7
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
8
Languages
including: German
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Computer animation
Technical design and production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Textiles
World languages taught Arabic
Chinese - Mandarin
Dutch
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Dutch

Support

17
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Computer lab
Farm
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
English Language Learner programs Integrated group classrooms

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 80% 31%
Asian or Pacific Islander 5% 4%
Two or more races 5% 2%
Black 5% 13%
Hispanic 5% 51%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

15
Girls Sports
including: Rugby
14
Boys Sports
including: Badminton
17
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Badminton
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Field hockey
Gymnastics
Lacrosse
PE classes
Rugby
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Boys sports Badminton
Basketball
Cross country
Field_hockey
Gymnastics
Lacrosse
PE classes
Rugby
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Girls sports (misc.) Netball
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Forensics club
Game club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Model UN
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:45 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically continue on to these schools University

Awards

Academic award HISD Inventors Competion
Year received N/a
Academic award HISD Performance and Debating Competition
Year received N/a
Academic award HISD Tournament of Knowledge Competition
Year received N/a

Teachers

13
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Dutch
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Rolling enrollment.
Learn more Http://www.nordangliaeducation.com/our-schools/houston/admissions
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Recommendations
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $11000
Tuition range (high) $25000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012