The Rainard Difference
When you choose Rainard School for Gifted Students, you’re enrolling your child in Houston’s only private school for gifted students. The Rainard vision is to extend our unique approach to all who can benefit. The Rainard Model will continue to incorporate and influence best practices for educating the gifted student and will encourage the educational community to inspire the joy of learning.
Embracing the Gifted
We understand the unique academic and emotional needs of gifted children. At our school, students from Pre-K through 8th Grade learn in an environment designed to challenge them intellectually and meet their emotional needs.
A Natural Environment
Learning extends beyond the classroom. Our curriculum reflects this by incorporating nature into lessons and play each day. Learning is also connected to firsthand experiences through projects and relevant field lessons.
Our faculty are Houston’s experts in gifted education. Rainard teachers have in-depth knowledge of how to cultivate a love for learning in gifted children. Their professional development is supported through bi-weekly sessions in school and conference attendance
We celebrate student individuality and cultivating joy in learning. Our teachers are true experts in differentiated instruction. Each child’s strengths, interests and areas for improvement are addressed on an individual level.
Small Class Sizes
Each multi-age classroom is capped at 12 students. Our small class size, low student-teacher ratio and personalized instruction are designed to meet the unique needs of each learner.
A Gifted Community
Everyone enjoys a sense of belonging at our school. We provide gifted students and their families with authentic support. Rainard is a private school for an extraordinary gifted community in Houston.