Welcome to Cornelius Elementary School, a premier Houston ISD magnet school for science and mathematics. Our school is located in the southeast area of Houston, Texas, just minutes away from Hobby Airport. Here at Cornelius, we create life-long educational experiences for our scholars through engaging activities, real-world explorations, and project-based learning. Our faculty and staff are committed to providing a safe and nurturing environment to students as we strive to meet the social and academic needs of all learners. We pride ourselves in school culture, restorative practices, community engagement, and exemplary teaching.
Our school motto is Joyful Teaching, Joyful Learning because our teachers facilitate joy in the classroom to improve learning outcomes for students. We Are Cornelius! Home of the Mighty Cougars!