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School leader:  John Baker
503 West 21st Street
Houston, TX 77008

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(713) 867-5130
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"We are a Dual Language Magnet School in the Houston Heights. "

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    Before, After
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  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Multiculturalism / Global, World languages
  • World languages
    Spanish
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39 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · December 08, 2015
Helms is one of the smaller schools in at the area. My daughter attends the Spanish emersion program. We speak absolutely no Spanish at home, but that has not been an issue. The new principle is great. Helms has a very loving and caring... more

Grateful to: School leader
Submitted by a community member · November 22, 2015
I would like to thank Mr. Baker and Ms. Perejon for all they do for the school. You can see the difference in the teachers and students and even the parents. Please continue doing what you are doing and as a parent I will support you in heading... more

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Submitted by a community member · November 22, 2015
Our son has been at this school since Kinder and he loves it there. The teachers he has had, have been great to work with and they really supported our son considering our family is not a Spanish speaking family. We could not ask for anymore than... more

Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · October 24, 2015
Thanks Ms. Alvarez, for providing feedback on my student every day; for taking the time to let me know what he's doing well, what his strengths are, and where he is working to improve. After one week of class you completely understood how to work... more

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We offer an 80/20 Spanish Dual Language Immersion program with an emphasis on studying the art, culture, and history of Spanish speaking countries.

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Helms Elementary School
503 West 21st Street, Houston, TX  77008
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 39 reviews. (713) 867-5130
Last modified Helms Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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