Affordable Preschools in Southeast Houston

In what seems like the blink of an eye, first smiles, first words, and first birthdays fly by leading up to one of the biggest firsts of all: The first day of preschool! So many factors play a prime role in determining what is best for a family when it comes to choosing a preschool. Price is definitely a major consideration that many families must make. Finding the perfect place for your little one to call their home away from home for a few hours a day can prove to be just a bit overwhelming…but it doesn't have to be. To make this big decision just a little easier, we’ve rounded up a list of our favorite affordable preschools in Southeast Houston.

For Children OnlyLeague City
2205 West Main St.
League City, TX 77573

The Scholastic curriculum is used in the classrooms at For Children Only to encourage a child’s exploration and connection to the world around them for enrichment and learning purposes. This process combines group lessons with language development and children’s literature. Each week of school is themed and the classroom’s various centers will encourage hands on learning.  

Seabrook United Methodist Preschool- Seabrook
3300 Lakeside Drive
Seabrook, TX 77586

A low teacher to child ratio provides the opportunity for individual guidance for each child at this Seabrook preschool. Each classroom is equipped with science, reading, art, dramatic play, math and writing centers. Group and family events, weekly chapel time and music classes, and daily playground time make for a well-rounded curriculum. 

Methodist Weekday School at Deer Park United Methodist Church – Deer Park
1300 East Thirteenth St.
Deer Park, TX 77536

A welcoming and encouraging environment will help ease your child into their school years at Methodist Weekday School. This Christian-based program includes center play, creative art, outdoor activities, and music programs. You can enroll your 3-4-year-olds for two or three days per week. Author’s note: I actually attended preschool here many years ago! They still have the same wonderful director and are still offering an amazing program.

Good Shepherd Episcopal PreschoolFriendswood
1207 W. Winding Way Drive
Friendswood, TX 77546

With an experienced teaching staff, fine arts program, and weekly Spanish classes, this Friendswood preschool has so much to offer. Letters, numbers, story time, science experiments, and nature walks provide opportunities for social and academic growth. A low child to teacher ratio also allows children the opportunity for individualized learning.  

His Kids Preschool at Heritage Park Baptist Church – Webster
2732 FM 528
Webster, TX 77598

Learning centers in each classroom offer puzzles, blocks, music, home living, books, art and more. Each student is allowed the opportunity to gain independence and social skills by engaging with other children. Optional after school activities include a “stay and play” option as well as a Tumblebus. 

Clear Lake United Methodist Church Preschool- Clear Lake
16335 El Camino Real
Houston, TX 77062

This preschool follows the Pinnacle faith-based curriculum, which involves centers and hands-on learning. Their program encourages children to grow socially, spiritually, physically by focusing on the needs of each child as an individual. Curiosity-sparking activities encourage children to engage in learning and build confidence in their abilities. 

University Baptist Church Weekday School- Clear Lake
16106 Middlebrook Dr.
Houston, TX 77059

UBC Weekday follows the Wee Learn program which incorporates a Bible story, verse and activities to support learning. Each week, students attend music, Spanish, science, and chapel. Children are guided through learning centers in small groups within each classroom to encourage hands-on, structured enrichment. Author’s note: My children attend this preschool and we absolutely adore it. The teachers, staff and program directors are so caring and devoted to their students. 

LaPetite Academy – LaPorte
8414 Spencer
La Porte, TX 77571

The preschool program at LaPetite Academy offers an engaging environment for children using the Early Innovators curriculum. This learning system integrates STEM practices into everyday learning. Creative arts, literacy, and critical-thinking skills are also encouraged. Parents have the option of before and after school care as a part of LaPetite's program. 

Heritage Christian Academy – Pearland
12006 Shadow Creek Parkway
Pearland, TX 77584

A balance of creativity, technology, music, art, and reading can be found in the preschool program at Heritage Christian Academy. If your child thrives in the preschool environment here, you have the option of enrolling them in grade school at Heritage for Kindergarten through sixth grade. 

Tottenberry’s Private SchoolPearland
7302 West Broadway St.
Pearland, TX 77581

Teachers at Tottenberry’s Private School strive to incorporate multiple learning styles into their curriculum to help each student excel academically no matter what type of learner they may be. Athletic activities available at this school include a Tumblebus and soccer club. Music, art, Spanish and optional Bible classes are also offered. 

Epiphany Lutheran Church Mother’s Day Out  Pearland
5515 West Broadway St.
Pearland, TX 77581

This Mother’s Day Out program offers academic preschool options for 3 and 4-year-olds that focuses on creativity and enrichment activities. Students participate in PE to incorporate gross motor skills into everyday learning and are introduced to the Spanish language through music classes. Cooperative play and sharing concepts are also a focus in each classroom. 

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