Briargrove Elementary

An International Baccalaureate World School


School & Office Hours

  • School Hours
    Monday - Friday
    7:30 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
    Doors Open: 7:10 a.m.*
    School Assembly: 7:20 a.m.
    Tardy Bell: 7:30 a.m. 
    *Please do not drop off students before 7:10 a.m.
    Office Hours
    Monday - Friday
    7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • After3 After School Program 2019-2020
    Briargrove Elementary is proud to present to you our After School Program, After3, for the 2019-2020 school year.
    Registration is now available at: BG After School Program Registration
    For more information, please visit their website at:

Welcome to Briargrove Elementary School!

  • Thayer Hutcheson

    Thayer Hutcheson, Principal
    Phone:  (713) 917-3600 

    Welcome to Briargrove Elementary School; an International Baccalaureate World School. Whether you are a member of our school community or are exploring Briargrove for the first time, we hope that you find our website informative, enjoyable, and easy to use.
    Our school community represents over 35 different spoken languages from over 26 different countries; creating a true global community. The faculty and staff at Briargrove provide an exemplary instructional program with a passion for engaging inquiry. We strive for our students to be engaged in authentic, hands-on learning. 
    Briargrove Elementary is proud to be supported by the most caring and committed community in Houston. We invite you to learn more about Briargrove by reaching out to us directly with any questions. Read More

Roadrunner Roundup

  • Do you have an incoming kindergarten student?
    Please Register Here to join us for Roadrunner Roundup! 

    Who: Incoming kindergarten students and their parents
    When: Friday, February 28, 2020, 8:30-10:15 a.m.
    Where: 6145 San Felipe St.  Houston, Texas 77057

    We are excited to invite you and your child to Roadrunner Roundup (formerly Mini-Kindergarten)! During Roadrunner Roundup, Pre-K students will have an opportunity to preview Kindergarten classrooms and interact with our fabulous Kindergarten teachers. Parents will learn about our school vision, academic programming, and enrichment.  We can't wait to meet you!

    Roadrunner Roundup

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G/T & STAAR Testing Updates

    1. Gifted and Talented Identification Matrices and student test scores will be sent home Wednesday, April 5, 2019.
    2. STAAR Testing Dates

    4th Grade: Writing – April 9

    5th Grade: Math – April 9

    5th Grade: Reading – April 10



    3rd & 4th Grade: Math – May 13

    3rd & 4th Grade: Reading – May 14

    5th Grade: Retake Math – May 13

    5th Grade: Retake Reading – May 14

    5th Grade: Science – May 15

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School News

  • Gifted & Talented identification results will be available February 19, 2020.  Parents of all Kinder & 5th grade students not already identified at G/T will receive a qualification letter, G/T matrix, and copy of test scores. Students in grades 1-4 that applied for G/T testing will receive the same information. *Please note, if you applied to a Vanguard Magnet School, you will receive communication from the Office of School choice, not Briargrove. 

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Upcoming Events

  • G/T
    Thank you for your interest in Briargrove's Gifted & Talented Neighborhood Program. For detailed information regarding G/T, click here.

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  • Online STAAR scores are available year round. STAAR 2020 testing dates:

    * 4th Writing Tuesday, April 7th

    *  5th Math Tuesday, April 7th

    *  5th Reading Wednesday, April 8th

    *  3rd-4th Math & 5th Math retake Tuesday, May 12th

    *  3rd-4th Reading & 5th Reading retake Wednesday, May 13th

    *  5th Grade Science Thursday, May 14th