Chinquapin students are the key to community

When staff envisions the Chinquapin community we often see ourselves as the glue that holds this place together. An argument could be made, however, that it is the students who forge the strongest bonds.

Life at Chinquapin Prep

A boarding school for low-income students

Chinquapin is the only low-income boarding school in Texas, and one of only a handful in the nation. Why board? It was our founder’s belief that removing students from the daily distractions of their home environments was critical to their success.