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School leader:  Twilet Alexander
P O Box 1457
Houston, TX 77251

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(713) 723-4699
(713) 723-5853
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"Varnett is an award-winning PreK through 5th grade charter school in Houston"

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  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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Teacher effectiveness: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · April 25, 2016
Reactions from the kids give me an idea of how the teachers are and most I have met. A true picture is staying involved and engaged with all concern.

Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a parent · April 25, 2016
Children need to keep the mind active and open to continue the learning process. Pro education even at home.

Develops character: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · April 25, 2016
Through 20 years of experience with the school and a good rapport with staff, children, and teachers..

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Submitted by a parent · April 25, 2016
Life is short and we are bound to encounter the trials of life or the school of life. We all desire to have the best for our children. An advocate of quality education I chose Varnett. For over 20 years Varnett has been a part of my life... more

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About this school

Varnett serves more than 1,600 students on four campuses and is the largest state charter elementary school in Texas. More than 90 percent of the students qualify for free and reduce-priced meals. Established in 1984, Varnett has a mission to provide a rigorous academic program which meets the needs of its diverse population. The four principles of Varnett are high student achievement, safety, respect and common decency.

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Last modified: April 25, 2016
Last modified Varnett Charter School is a Charter school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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