Private School

5 Feb, 2019

Why Should I Give Private School a Chance? Why People Often Avoid Private Schools

2019-02-05T06:03:11+00:00

"Is private school or public school right for my child?" This is a huge question for any parent and one that deserves some thought. Many parents end up avoiding private schools without giving them a chance. Sending your child to public school is definitely the easier route. But sometimes the easiest is not always best. Here, we seek [...]

Why Should I Give Private School a Chance? Why People Often Avoid Private Schools 2019-02-05T06:03:11+00:00
8 Jan, 2019

Where Does Texas Stand on School Choice Programs?

2019-01-08T06:47:05+00:00

In the world of education, the term "school choice" carries a lot of controversy wherever it is spoken. Parents wanting the freedom to enroll their children in a school other than the public school in their district cheer for school choice programs. Public school districts worry that school choice programs will cause their funding to [...]

Where Does Texas Stand on School Choice Programs? 2019-01-08T06:47:05+00:00
26 Nov, 2018

6 Benefits for Students Attending a Small Private School

2018-11-26T09:42:40+00:00

Have you been wondering if a smaller or private school would be a better experience for your child? This is a decision almost every parent asks themselves at one point or another. You wonder if your child would do better in smaller classrooms, with more teacher attention, or just not having to navigate through several [...]

6 Benefits for Students Attending a Small Private School 2018-11-26T09:42:40+00:00
16 Nov, 2018

The Story of Anthony Graves

2018-11-16T17:07:09+00:00

The Tenney School was honored to hear first hand the story of Anthony Graves. The Tenney School Crime Scene Investigation class had studied Anthony's case this fall, and were grateful he accepted their invitation to speak at our school. As a 25 year old, Anthony was convicted for the murder of six people. He was [...]

The Story of Anthony Graves 2018-11-16T17:07:09+00:00
6 Nov, 2018

5 Signs That Your Child Would Do Better in a Small School

2018-11-08T09:39:29+00:00

Not every child is cut out for the constant press and hustle of large public schools. While it's true that some children thrive in a crowded environment and rise to the top surrounded by hundreds and thousands of peers, not every child is like this. Many children are quiet, reserved, or work better in small [...]

5 Signs That Your Child Would Do Better in a Small School 2018-11-08T09:39:29+00:00
26 Oct, 2018

Is a Private School Right for our Family?

2018-10-26T09:40:51+00:00

As the summer is wrapping up, you may be thinking about the school year looming in the near future. The thought of the children heading back to school may fill you with excitement or trepidation depending on how satisfied you are with their school experience. The school years are some of the most important, yet [...]

Is a Private School Right for our Family? 2018-10-26T09:40:51+00:00
28 Sep, 2018

Tailored Learning: Improving Your Child’s Academic Success

2018-09-28T10:30:12+00:00

You want your child to excel in all areas of school. Not only can their grades have a big impact on their ability go to college, acquire scholarships, and get the future job they've always wanted, you want them to have the kind of success that will help propel them to take on future challenges. [...]

Tailored Learning: Improving Your Child’s Academic Success 2018-09-28T10:30:12+00:00
26 Sep, 2018

Why Were Private School Applications Down 10% in Houston Last Year?

2018-09-28T10:36:10+00:00

There are no official statistics available on Houston private school applications. However, talk to a few admissions directors and it you will hear voices of concern.  A casual survey will reveal that most feel applications across private schools in Houston were down about 10% last year.  The big unanswered question is why.  Let’s explore a [...]

Why Were Private School Applications Down 10% in Houston Last Year? 2018-09-28T10:36:10+00:00
13 Aug, 2018

Why Private School Is Worth the Cost

2018-08-13T10:34:10+00:00

PRIVATE SCHOOL Many parents want the best for their children, no matter the cost. They would rather send them to a pricey private school, even if they have to cut back on other aspects of their lives. Then, there are the people on the other side. They don't believe that it is worth sending their [...]

Why Private School Is Worth the Cost 2018-08-13T10:34:10+00:00
6 Aug, 2018

One Success Story at a Time: The Power of One-on-One

2018-08-06T08:56:21+00:00

The tool you use to measure is going to determine what kind of results you get. If all you have a is a thermometer, you're going to measure the temperature. If all you have is a ruler, you're going to measure the length. Sometimes, the limitations of our measurements can cause us to miss out [...]

One Success Story at a Time: The Power of One-on-One 2018-08-06T08:56:21+00:00