5807 Calhoun Rd, Houston, TX 77021

Expanding Minds

Building Character

Inspiring Community Action

The Wonderland Way

Your Child Isn't Just A Student But Family

Welcome To The Beatrice Mayes Institute

Since 1966, we have worked diligently to serve the needs of the children within the Houston community by providing the best educational opportunities to ensure personal and professional success.

The Wonderland Way

Discover what makes Beatrice Mayes Institite the school for you

We are proud that Beatrice Mayes Institute is the oldest lasting African-American school in Houston, TX. Fostering educational excellence since 1966.

“I’ve experienced first-hand the power of dedicated teachers and a school that puts kids first both as a student and now as a school leader.”

Christopher Mayes

Christopher Mayes

success year-after-year

Success Year After Year
Fun FACTS ABOUT BMI
of teaching staff
0 %

are BMI Alumni

Attendance Rate
80 %
Teacher-Student Ratio
1: 0
of Teaching Staff
15 %

Have 10+ Years of Experience

PROVEN ACADEMIC LEADER

Why BMI Academics is Best Solution for Your Child's Education

BMI regularly earns distinction designations in closing performance gaps, post-secondary readiness, Reading, Science, and Social Studies from the Texas Education Agency.

The Smithsonian Science Education Center selected BMI school leaders to mentor peers in the effective implementation of STEM programming.

Academics

Above Grade Level Instruction

Culture

Honors cultural heritage and allows students to explore who they are

Competitive

BMI outperforms area HISD schools as measured by state testing

STEAM

BMI Students placed 1st in Robotics and other C-STEM Challenges

Investment

Commitment to continuous improvement to bring every teacher to “expert” level

Parents

Close, open partnerships with families to support students on path to success

Parent testimonials

DON'T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT

"A great school! The teachers and staff are wonderful, and I feel very confident in knowing my child is being well taken care of."


C. Williams
C. Williams
BMI Parent
"I like the class sizes and the family feel. The education and curriculum has been exemplary. The teachers are engaging and show true concern for my children and their education."
K. Clark
K. Clark
BMI Parent
"My experience is hands on, real people and trust that the teachers will make the right decisions for my daughter."


B. Blueitt
B. Blueitt
BMI Parent

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