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School leader:  Steven D Shetzer
9710 Runnymeade Drive
Houston, TX 77096

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(713) 726-3630
(713) 726-3663
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Best known for
"We are best known for foreign lang and cultures prgm."


  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...


  • Academic focus
    World languages
  • Arts
    Dance, Drama, Painting, Ceramics
  • World languages
    Chinese - Cantonese, French, Japanese, Spanish
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61 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · January 22, 2015
I m not motivated to change schools, but I don t have anything amazing to report either. We bought a home specifically to be zoned, but meh. 1/2 way through K & I have yet to be impressed. PTO is huge & there seems to be a ton of involvement, plus... more

Submitted by a parent · May 06, 2014
My child has been welcomed here since day one and has found both a great academic and social home at Kolter. We are so thrilled to have this school in our community! Dr. Shetzer, the teachers, the office staff, Ms. Garcia the school nurse, the... more

Submitted by a parent · March 05, 2013
LOVE, LOVE, LOVE THIS SCHOOL! Most, if not all parents would like Kolter (HISD) to build another floor and call it Kolter MIDDLE School! My daughter loves the school, teachers, classmates and Dr. Shetzer. He's GREAT. All decisions are made to help... more

Submitted by a parent · January 09, 2013
LOVE our neighborhood school! We have a strong Principal and teaching staff, strong parental involvement with the PTO and a diverse population. Our Prinicpal is new this year and he has really listened to parents and teachers- very... more

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Kolter is an extraordinary neighborhood school because of the strong partnership between highly qualified teachers, involved parents, and diverse student population. Kolter is the only public elementary school in Texas that offers foreign language instruction to PreK-5 students!

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Kolter Elementary School
9710 Runnymeade Drive, Houston, TX  77096
(713) 726-3630
Last modified Kolter Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Kolter Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 61 reviews. Top