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“Rainard is the right place for us. The small classes and character of the school encourage daily contact with our daughters’ excellent and caring teachers. Any classroom or educational issues are dealt with promptly; goals can be made and adjusted easily this way. “The administration is very open and interested

Do you have a gifted learner? If so, hurry! There are only a few spots left at Rainard’s STEAM based Summer Camp! Designed for gifted minds from ages 6 to 12 years old, it will provide small targeted and rotating workshops. Your child will experience a fun and academic series

It is NOW time to sign up for summer camp!  And how about a parent recommended camp with sports, performing arts and STEAM activities taught by world-leading teachers? The British International School of Houston has just this!  The camp takes all of the best things from their transformative school year programming and

NOW is the time to sign up for summer camp!  And how about a parent recommended camp with sports, performing arts and STEAM activities taught by world-leading teachers? The British International School of Houston has just this!  The camp takes all of the best things from their transformative school year programming and

It’s clear from all the questions I get… Houston parents want to know where to send their kids to camp!  They not only want to know what camps are available, but they want recommendations from other parents. Below is an updated list of camps recommended by BigKidSmallCity readers.  If you want

Summer camps and activities can be outrageously expensive.  To help you have more fun in Houston, with kids, we have FREE and CHEAP camps and classes listed below. These camps FILL FAST so I am posting this EARLY.  For those not available YET, add them to your “wish list” online and

It is NOW time to apply for NEXT school year! I’ve applied for HoustonISD Magnet Schools (and Vanguard Magnet Schools), 4 times in the last 8 years.  The first time around, I found it very overwhelming… but over the years, I’ve (mostly) figured it out. In case you are also

HoustonISD will be accepting 2019-2020 Magnet Applications on September 28, 2018… so if you want to send your kids NEXT year, you need to apply THIS fall! To get you ready for the process, here are the key points that you need to know. Find the comprehensive “what you need to

From UTHealth: A small clinical trial underway at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is testing the hypothesis that probiotics can help improve gastrointestinal symptoms of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). J. Marc Rhoads, M.D., professor and director of the Division of Gastroenterology in the

Ah, summertime is here! This time includes relaxing at backyard cookouts, enjoying longer days with outdoor playtime and celebrating summer holidays with family and friends. Summer’s outdoor activities and celebrations often involve spending more time in the sun and using fireworks. It is no coincidence that area ERs see an