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A gift with strings attached

Chinquapin’s music has never sounded (or looked) so good! Gyrodata employee, Jim Kraus, connected with Chinquapin through his company’s community outreach program, Gyrodata Cares. In addition to the...

Life at Chinquapin Prep

Tennis, Anyone?

Thanks to McNair Interests, Chinquapin students can safely play tennis again! Resurfacing the school’s tennis court always seemed like a luxury we couldn’t afford.  Instead of playing our home matches here, we found a public court to host. The...

Chinquapin Seniors in Austin

Many thanks to State Representative Jarvis Johnson (Chinquapin, 1990) for inviting our senior class to Austin this week.  They were able to observe budget discussions, chat with Representative Johnson and become immersed in the legislative process.

Posse Scholars

Since the Posse organization started in Houston in 2013,  fourteen Chinquapin students have been named as Posse Scholars. Posse identifies students with both academic and leadership potential and partners with a number of highly regarded...

Director’s Note

Bob Moore, Chinquapin’s founder and first Head, once wrote that if the school was to ever offer co-ed boarding it would need to seek a new headmaster.  He wasn’t against girls at the school (admitting them as day students in the school’s 9th...

Athletics Spotlight

The Varsity Boys Soccer had an undefeated season, earning the Burrs the District Championship. The second round playoff game was this Tuesday, February 12th. Supporters near and far came out to cheer on the Burrs! The game was hard fought in tough...