Fay at a Glance
Head of School: Morgan B. Scoville
Principal: Melissa Sherman
Director of Admissions: Ali Lyman
Coeducational, 250 students
Student Teacher Ratio:
Language arts, mathematics, social studies, technology, engineering, science, Spanish, physical education, library, music and motor, Leadership Development, outdoor education, and art. Click here to learn more about our Academic Program.
After School Activities:
A comprehensive list of all After School Activities can be found here.
Primary Division: 8:25am – 2:30pm
Kindergarten – 5th grade: 8:15am – 3:15pm
"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
January 20 for first-round application consideration. Rolling admission is available after January 20.
Ratio of Applicants to Openings:
Varies. Main entry points are in Primary I and Primary II
Prospective Parents’ Open Houses:
Friday, October 23, 2020 at 9:00am
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 9:00am
Weekday Tours: Please call the Admissions Office to schedule at 713-681-8300 ext. 8903
$21,900 - $26,900
Quarterly or Annual
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, Fay Forest, and Nature Trail.
All Students, to be purchased at Sue Mills
Lunch service provided by Simply Fresh, available for all students.
June 2021, 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