The Lawson Academy provides virtual instruction on campus and at home: Safety Matters!

We Are The Lawson Academy

Grow With Us. Explore With Us. The Adventure Awaits.

Please Join Us in celebrating our 2020, 8th Grade Graduates!

Access For All!

The Lawson Academy students are participating in summer learning. Classes in core content plus free MYON books. We provided laptops to 100%of students (who needed them) and delivered online learning throughout the COVID-19 pandemic!



The Lawson Academy middle school serves students from many different school districts, including Houston ISD, Fort Bend ISD and others. Our student body comprises a diverse group of young people who have one thing in common: the desire to obtain an education which will prepare them for success in high school. Our administration, faculty, staff, and governing board work together to provide a structured school environment that encourages student success and focuses on STEM skills.

Classes begin daily at 7:15 aM

  • On Campus Learning is available for all students
  • Parents decide whether to have students remain at home or return to campus
  • Technology remains available for all students
  • Meals are available for on campus learners
    or may be picked up five days weekly from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
  • Transportation will be available on first come, first served basis

Information for Students

Every student at The Lawson Academy has one job: learn. Learn all they can. Get excited about learning. Learn for the rest of their lives.

One way to support all this learning is to make learning fun! Using creative expression, field experiences, problem based learning. If you only have one job, it’s important that you love it.

Academy enrichment programming include Athletics, Cheerleaders, Drumline, JROTC, Majorettes, Mentoring, Performing Arts, Robotics and Service Projects.

Information for Parents

The Lawson Academy middle school serves students from many different school The Lawson Academy partners with Parents to assure student success. Parents are welcome to the campus every day of the year. With access to the Parent Portal, parents are encouraged to view student grades and attendance data.

With monthly Parent Engagement Meetings each third Thursday at 4:30 p.m. and monthly newsletters, parents get and give information to strengthen the school and its students.

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✔ Certified teachers
✔ Free meals
✔ STEM classes
✔ Mentoring
✔ Small Class Size
✔ Math & Reading Focus
✔ Theatre Arts

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Our 8th graders leave The Lawson Academy ready for new opportunites in high school.

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Our goal is to positively impact our students beyond the classroom - hear how it works from one of our parents, Jennifer Johnson.
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Welcome to our beautiful campus located just outside of Downtown Houston.

The Lawson Academy is an open-enrollment public institution (no tuition) with established academic requirements and requisite parental commitment.

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Peek of the Week April 5 edition

Hello all! This week in Science (April5-April9) we are covering... 8th grade- Electromagnetic Spectrum and continue our review for the STAAR test 7th grade- We will start exploring space with Components of the Universe 6th grade; Continue studying Natural Disasters...

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This week in SCIENCE

Shortened week with week with no school Monday (03/29) or Friday (04/02), however we hope to have an engaging week! 8th grade will continue their STAAR review with focusing on atoms, periodic tables, and reintroducing plate tectonics 7th grade will continue to explore...

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Grow With Us. Explore With us.

The Adventure Awaits