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Best Preschools
in Houston
2019

Why These Preschools?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored preschools on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best preschools in Houston, TX.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Alianza ECO International School

Alianza ECO International School is a Spanish immersion preschool located in Cypress, Texas. They teach a comprehensive curriculum that was inspired by Reggio Emilia, allowing them to offer a top-tier education to children ages three months through kindergarten. They implement a dynamic approach to teaching a second language, and have a low student-to-teacher ratio, which allows for a more personalized curriculum for each student.

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Avalon Academy

Avalon Academy, located in Houston, Texas, is committed to nurturing, developing, and educating children from ages six weeks to five years. They were founded in 1987, and employ loving and experienced staff members that care deeply about the wellbeing of each child. Their programs are based on principles which advance the academic, emotional, social, and physical capabilities of children. Avalon Academy is a non-profit preschool that is licensed by the state of Texas. They offer programs for infants, toddlers, two year olds, pre-k 3 and pre-k 4 children, Summer and afterschool programs, and enrichment programs.

Houston, TX 77006

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Blossom Heights

Blossom Heights is a preschool and childcare facility that is located in Houston, Texas. They provide a play-based curriculum for children ages two years through pre-K. They firmly believe that children learn best through play experiences, and that through play time, children gain the necessary critical thinking skills to surpass developmental milestones. The curriculum at Blossom Heights incorporates music and art, math and science, literacy development, and motor development.

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Crossing Borders Preschool

Crossing Borders Preschool is an international preschool and language center that is located in Pearland, Texas. They strongly believe in the importance of culture, diversity, and the ability to speak more than one language. They utilize a dynamic and fun curriculum to foster confidence and lasting relationships for both children and their families. Beginning at age 18 months, families have the option to incorporate English, Spanish, French, and Mandarin into their child’s age-appropriate academics. Crossing Borders Preschool is a Top Rated Local© Child Care facility.

Pearland, TX 77005

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Cy-Fair Montessori

Cy-Fair Montessori offers top-rated Montessori programs and curriculums for infants and children up to six years old throughout the Houston, Texas area. The facility is licensed by the State of Texas, and they offer both preschool and kindergarten programs. The main objective of Cy-Fair Montessori is to provide a happy, safe, and creative learning environment where children are able to develop intellectually, physically, emotionally, and socially. Montessori programs succeed because they encourage children to think for themselves, and because they understand that children learn best through collaboration rather than competition and they are unique individuals with different needs.

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Grandma's House Child Care & West Oaks Private Pre-School

Grandma's House Child Care & West Oaks Private Pre-School, located in Houston, Texas, emphasizes a well-rounded education that is focused on building academic and social skills. They pride themselves on offering a secure environment, high-quality educational experiences, and experienced teachers. Their after-school programs incorporate cooking skills, art, science, sports, computer time, and individual free play. Their Enrichment programs include math, construction, manipulatives, library time, language, music, science, and art.

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Kathy's Kiddie Corner

Kathy's Kiddie Corner offers daycare and preschool services to the Northwest Houston, Texas area. Since 1977 they have offered exceptional childcare to families with young children. They pride themselves on their successful curriculum and their accommodating schedule. Their preschool programs instill in children the importance of respect, social skills, personal skills, and physical skills, and they firmly believe that teaching children at an early age will increase their performance in school later in life. The daycare programs at Kathy's Kiddie Corner are family-oriented and involve playgrounds and Summer camps.

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Nicole's Twinkle Toes Home Daycare & Preschool

Nicole's Twinkle Toes Home Daycare & Preschool is located in Houston, Texas. They strive to provide an environment where children can learn and grow away from home. They are infant, adult, CPR, and Shaken Baby Syndrome certified. Services offered by Nicole's Twinkle Toes Home Daycare & Preschool include infant programs for ages six weeks to 12 months, toddler programs involving music, dance, art, and story time, preschool programs for ages four and five, pre-Kindergarten programs for age six, and elemtary and after school programs for ages seven to twelve.

Houston, TX 77088

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School Time Transportation and Child Care, Inc.

School Time Transportation and Child Care, Inc.was established in 2002 in Houston, Texas. Their primary objective is to pick up and deliver children safely to school, the park, and other social activities. The want to ensure safe and reliable transportation services are affordable and available for all families. In addition to transportation services, they also provide daycare, preschool, kindergarten, and afterschool programs. School Time Transportation and Child Care, Inc. offers a wide variety of activities that enrich the lives of children and promote lifelong learning skills, such as expression through arts and crafts, music and dance, physical activities, math and language development, field trips, handwriting, indoor and outdoor play time, educational games, and book reading and story telling.

Houston, TX 77082

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The Genesis Academy

The Genesis Academy is a preschool located in Houston, Texas that offers high-quality education to children during what they believe to be the most formative years. They have had a 20-year commitment to Christian values, and all ideologies are reinforced through the teachings of individual subjects. Their primary objective is to pave the way to a well-adjusted adulthood by encouraging children to grow mentally, socially, spiritually, and physically. The curriculum at The Genesis Academy integrates safety, imagination, Christian principles, cooperation, and reading to give each child the best chance of success for the rest of their educational career.

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The Honey Tree

The Honey Tree is a childcare center and preschool located in Houston, Texas that is dedicated to meeting the intellectual, physical, social, and emotional needs of children while at the same time providing a healthy, happy, and safe environment. Their infant center is available to infants and children up to 2 ½ years old, and their preschool programs are available to children from 2 ½ years old to pre-K. Their child-staff ratios exceed state minimum standards, and they incorporate Spanish and technology into their teachings.

Houston, TX 77070

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The Rise School of Houston

The Rise School of Houston is the first and only preschool designed to serve children ages six months to six years old, both with and without disabilities. The Rise School has locations in Houston, Corpus Christi, Austin, and Dallas, each with its own 501(c)(3) status. The school first began in 2000 and specialized in educating children with Down Syndrome and other developmental disabilities.The Rise School of Houston is NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) accredited, and licensed by the Child Care Division of the TDFPS (Texas Department of Family and Protective Services).

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Wellspring Children's Academy

Wellspring Children's Academy is located in Houston, Texas. They integrate fun, educational experiences and strong values taught by amazing teachers to enrich the lives of their students. Wellspring Children's Academy has over 23 years of experience in providing the ideal environment to promote a lifelong love of learning. Programs for infants ages six weeks to one year include sign language, social stimulation, and motor skill development. Toddlers have the ability to participate in sign language, socialization, and sensory stimulation programs. Math, science, and language arts programs begin in preschool, and social development, problem solving, and decision making programs begin in pre-kindergarten.

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Windwood Adventure Preschool

Windwood Adventure Preschool, located in Houston, Texas, seeks to provide a nurturing, Christ-centered environment where children feel acceptance, unity, and a sense of support. They believe early childhood education is of critical importance, and they strive to provide children with the tools necessary to grow intellectually, spiritually, emotionally, socially, and physically. Their after-school programs include yoga, ballet, sports, and Taekwondo.

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