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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. "

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • 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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47 reviews

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Recent Comments


Grateful to: School leader
Submitted by a community member · July 13, 2016
Mr. Baker and Ms. Perejon go above and beyond to make sure each child gets the attention and education that they deserve.

Develops honesty: Strongly agree
Submitted by a community member · July 13, 2016
"Treat others the way you want to be treated." It's part of Mr. Baker's announcement every morning and a refrain from the children all day long... and into the evening as my son interacts with his baby sister.

Overall:
Submitted by a community member · July 13, 2016
We decided to give Helms a try because the idea of a truly bilingual education really appealed to my husband and me. We have been thoroughly impressed by the administration, teachers, and other families we've met over the last year. The building... more

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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

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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 47 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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