Located in Southwest Houston just outside the 610 West Loop, Marilyn Estates offers a variety of amenities for its residents. From first-class shopping at the Houston Galleria® to close-by grocery stores, to medical facilities at the world-renowned Texas Medical Center, to a myriad of worship centers, to parks and pools.
There are a number of worship facilities located near Marilyn Estates. Here is a partial list of nearby Christian, Jewish and Muslim places of worship. Please consult the Internet for additional information and worship locations.
Marilyn Estates is located only 7 miles from the world-renowned Texas Medical Center (TMC), with several large hospitals and many outpatient facilities. In addition, there are hundreds of physicians who practice in the TMC and have offices in the area.
Here is an alphabetical list of several of the hospitals and clinics located in near the TMC:
Marilyn Estates is located in the Houston Independent School District, which offers a variety of zoned and magnet programs for elementary, middle and high school children.
Charter schools also are public schools. In addition, there are a number of excellent private schools near the subdivision, as well as public and private colleges and universities.
Most schools in Houston are organized in three levels: Pre-Kindergarten through 5th grade (elementary), 6th - 8th grade (middle) and 9th - 12th grade (senior high). Instruction at all levels is largely regulated by state requirements. State law restricts class sizes for grades 4 and under to a maximum of 22 students per teacher. Several standardized aptitude and achievement tests are administered to students at different ages.
Overall, the Harris County area includes 24 school districts offering public education to many incorporated and unincorporated communities.
General Houston schools and district information:
- Harris County Department of Education: http://www.hcde-texas.org/
- Public & Private Universities
Local Private Schools
This is an alphabetical list of several private schools located in the general neighborhood of Marilyn Estates. It is NOT intended to be a complete list. Please ask your real estate agent or go on the Internet for a more comprehensive list.
Local Public Schools
This is a list of public schools located in the general neighborhood of Marilyn Estates. It is NOT a complete list of all schools that may be available for your child. Please research the individual schools and the Internet for the most up-to-date information on magnet, vanguard and gifted and talented programs. Or ask your real estate agent for other resources.