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.
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.”
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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.
Above Grade Level Instruction
Honors cultural heritage and allows students to explore who they are
BMI outperforms area HISD schools as measured by state testing
BMI Students placed 1st in Robotics and other C-STEM Challenges
Commitment to continuous improvement to bring every teacher to “expert” level
Close, open partnerships with families to support students on path to success