78° 0 0
Education2020-10-19T12:50:00-05:00
Elementary School ChildrenElementary School ChildrenElementary School Children

Education

Galvestonians place a high regard on education. The city boasts a strong public and private school system that gives parents and students several options. Some graduates continue their education on Galveston Island at one of three institutions of higher learning: Galveston College, the University of Texas Medical Branch and Texas A&M University at Galveston.

Galveston Children's Museum Educational Coaches Teaching Kids

Galveston Children’s Museum Learning Center Offers Educational Coaches

Looking for ways to better utilize their educational facilities during the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Galveston Children’s Museum has decided to open up the GCM Learning Center. Lead by a team of certified teachers and assistants, “GMC is doing what we do best in supporting families in these crazy times – meeting the online schooling needs in an enriching and stimulating environment, through intentional play, all within a COVID-19 safe setting” said Nancy Schultz, Founder and Executive Director.  Read more…


SPONSORED CONTENT

Take a Self-guide Tour

1895 Moody Mansion
Open for tours daily. Where Galveston history comes to life. Visit Website

ALL TICKETS $10

Discount Galveston Ghost Tours
Galveston is the most haunted island in America! It's history is unmatched with episodes of murder, suicide, cannibalism, pirates and ghost. Buy Tickets

Public Schools

Galveston Independent School District

Galveston Independent School District

The Galveston Independent School District serves more than 7,000 students on Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula, with two high school programs, five middle school programs and six elementary schools.

Ambassadors Preparatory Academy

Ambassadors Preparatory Academy

Ambassadors Preparatory Academy (APA) is an open enrollment public charter school with a mission of providing a safe, hands-on, learner centered environment.

Odyssey Academy

Odyssey Academy

Odyssey Academy is an open enrollment public charter school that exists to provide the best learning environment serving students from pre-K through high school.

Private Schools

Holy Family Catholic School

Holy Family Catholic School

Holy Family Catholic School continues the tradition of Catholic education in Galveston, providing instruction for prekindergarten to eighth grade.

O'Connell College Preparatory School

O’Connell College Preparatory School

O’Connell College Preparatory School’s excellence stems from its roots as the oldest continuous Catholic high school in Texas.

Satori School

Satori School

Satori School is an independent secular day school serving students in prekindergarten through fifth grade.

Trinity Episcopal School

Trinity Episcopal School

For more than 60 years, Trinity Episcopal School has nurtured children in an environment that emphasizes scholastic excellence and emotional growth.

Higher Education

Galveston College

Galveston College

Galveston College is a comprehensive community college, offering university-transfer, career and continuing education.

Texas A&M Galveston

Texas A&M University at Galveston

TAMUG offers a unique blend of marine and maritime programs, including majors in science, business, engineering, liberal arts, and transportation.

The University of Texas Medical Branch

The University of Texas Medical Branch

UTMB Health is a major academic health sciences center of global influence, with medical, nursing, health professions and graduate biomedical schools; a world-renowned research enterprise; and a growing, comprehensive health system.

Get Our Newsletter!

So you’re considering a visit to the Galveston Bay Area!  That’s wonderful! We’re confident you’ll find our Southern hospitality, temperate weather, sun-drenched beaches, and lively events the recipe for a perfect getaway. And we’re doing our best to make this website the perfect assistant for your vacation planning needs!

Wanna be the ultimate insider? Then sign up for the official Galveston.com Newsletter! Stay up-to-date with the latest information regarding upcoming events & festivals, plus enjoy exclusive access to deals & tips.

Galveston.com: Coastal Texas from the Gulf to Galveston Bay™, brought to you by Galveston.com & Company since 1994.

Hand Holding Smart Phone. Galveston, TX

SPONSORED CONTENT

Relax, Unwind, and Enjoy Luxury

Moody Gardens Hotel
Escape from the everyday surrounded by tropical gardens. Enjoy a spa day or lounge by the pool. Book Direct

See Sharks Overhead

Moody Gardens Aquarium
From the secrets of the rainforests to the oceans' depths, a world of wonder awaits. Visit Website

It’s Not TV.  It’s

Galveston.com TV

Request a Free Visitor Guide

If you’d like to receive a visitor guide or request additional tourism information, please click here.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Hate to see you go. We’ve got lots coming up.

No event found!