My daughter would not have graduated with out going to Windfern High School. She got lost in the large classes she went to in her 'first' high school. She worked hard, stayed after school for extra help but it didn't do much. She was reached the point of total frustration! I was a bit hesitant at
... Read more first sending her there thinking it was a school just for 'kids in trouble.' We never had a problem with her so I was worried. This was not the case. The individual attention given to the kids, along with them understanding they are held responsible for their actions, work and just what they will get out of their time is all up to them! If the kids get in trouble, skip, etc. they are out of the school. We just wanted her to graduate and she did just that May 2008 with grades we are all very proud of! Read less
Posted by a parent on 03/14/09
I loved this school! The teacher's were awsome and very helpful! This school will me in my memorys forever!
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Houston schools — Windfern High School is located at 12630 Windfern Rd, Houston TX 77064. 12630 Windfern Rd is in the 77064 ZIP code in Houston, TX The school district for Windfern High School is the Cypress-fairbanks Isd. Windfern High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 11 - 12.
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