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Fay at a Glance

Head of School: Morgan B. Scoville
Principal: Melissa Sherman
Director of Admissions: Ali Lyman

Coeducational, 280 students

Student Teacher Ratio: 

Religious Affiliation: 

Language arts, mathematics, social studies, technology, science, Spanish, physical education, library, music and motor, and art. 

After School Activities: 
A comprehensive list of all After School Activities can be found here

Primary Division: 8:25am – 12:00pm
Kindergarten: 8:25am – 2:30pm
1st – 5th grade: 8:15am – 3:15pm

Extended Day: 
"Early day at Fay" for all grades offered M-F starting at 7:00am
“Stay at Fay” for all grades offered M-F until 6pm

Application Fee (non-refundable): $200

Application Deadline:
January 31 for first-round application consideration. Rolling admission is available after January 31.

Admission Priorities:
Qualified siblings

Ratio of Applicants to Openings:
Varies. Main entry points are in Primary I and Primary II

Prospective Parents’ Open Houses: 
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 9:00am​
Wednesday, ​November 6, 2019 at 9:00am

Weekday Tours: Please call the Admissions Office to schedule at 713-681-8300

Tuition Range: 
$15,900 - $26,800

Payment schedule: 
Quarterly or Annual

Financial Aid: 
Financial Aid available for students. Financial Aid is need-based.

Tuition Refund Plan: 
A. G. Dewar, Inc.

Eight acres, five buildings, spacious playgrounds, Havens Outdoor Education Center and nature trail.

All Students, to be purchased at Sue Mills

Lunch service provided by Simply Fresh, available for all students who remain on campus for lunch.

Summer Program:
June 2019, all grades, summer camp activities. Click here for more information.

Accreditations / Memberships: 
AFP | Association of Fundraising Professionals
ASCD | Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
CASE | Council for Advancement and Support of Education
ERB | Educational Records Bureau
ESHA | Elementary School Heads Association
HAAEYC | Houston Area Association for the Education of Young Children
HAIS | Houston Association of Independent Schools
HAISLN | Houston Association of Independent Schools Library Network
ISAS | Independent Schools Association of the Southwest
ISEEN | Independent Schools Experiential Education Network
ISM | Independent School Management Consortium
NAIS | National Association of Independent Schools
NCTE | National Council of Teachers of English
NCTM | National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
NSTA | National Science Teachers Association
TANS | Texas Association of Non|Public Schools