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  • We are Unique

    An American school with an international community in Houston.


  • We are Creative

    Experience the joy of creating something together.

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  • We are a Team

    Building confidence, building teams.


  • We are Innovative

    Fostering a love of learning.

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  • We are Competitive

    Building confidence, teamwork, and wellness

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  • We are Connected

    Striving to create, express, and shine.

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  • We are Home

    A truly immersive learning experience. Currently accepting boarding applications, limited placements available.

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  • We are Village. Are you?

    Rigorous. Inspired. Innovative. Ready.

    Welcome to Village MS

Entrepreneurship Diploma

Recognizing the need for a cutting edge, innovative, and rigorous education that prepares students with the critical thinking, professional, and leadership skills to create and perform in the jobs of tomorrow and navigate the business trends of an ever-changing, global economy, The Village School launched the Entrepreneurship Diploma that functions under the guiding principles of Bridges to Wealth at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Village students enter the Entrepreneurship Diploma at the beginning of their 11th grade year. The program focuses on teaching finance, leadership development, negotiations, decision-making, marketing, strategy, international business and trade, money management and more. Within the Diploma, students can specialize in either the Engineering or Social Enterprise track. Both tracks are taught by industry-leading professionals and entrepreneurs, and expose students to the fundamentals of entrepreneurship.

Both tracks culminate in a Capstone project in which students develop a business idea to solve an identified problem. With mentorship, students practice and apply collaboration, interpersonal and entrepreneurial skills as they research, create, execute and evaluate their business idea. As part of their Capstone, students participate in a Pitch Night hosted by The Village School, which is attended by their peers, parents, entrepreneurs and Village community members.

As part of the graduation requirements, Diploma candidates are also required to complete an internship. The Village School works closely with entrepreneurs and various businesses and organizations to offer a wide variety of opportunities for students. Read more about internships here

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