Founders Provide New Approach to Private Education
A rich history of innovation in research-based education, Memorial Private School offers a low-stress learning environment for grades 6-12. Located in West Houston, the founders are deeply committed to students and families seeking a different microschool approach to private education for the formative years of middle and high school.
Based on years of research in private education, and working alongside some of the best universities and companies in the country, Memorial Private School offers an academic year program and summer courses. Students come from the top local Spring Branch Independent School District (ISD) and from various type of school backgrounds, including: private schools, parochial schools, charter schools, and from homeschools. Some families even relocate from other parts of Houston and Texas, in order to attend the academic year program at Memorial Private School.
Our founders, Harry and Pamela Camp are native Houstonians from Sharpstown and Spring Branch, so they really know the community. They want to offer the very best private education to students, so they take a personal interest in every student’s education to ensure family expectations are met. Your voice is respected and heard at Memorial Private School.
Experience and Background Information
Harry Camp graduated from the University of Texas in Austin with a degree in Economics, and he has a lifetime certification for teaching. As a Social Studies teacher, Harry was recognized with various awards for his dedication to creating safe and accepting educational environments for his students. As a result, prior to founding Memorial Private High School, Harry became the director of a private high school in northwest Houston. With over twenty years of experience, specifically in secondary level private education, Harry is known for creating a school culture that focuses on positive social skills, self-management, and self-confidence. Harry’s dedication to a small student-teacher ratio makes a huge difference in the learning experience for each student. Currently, Harry is the Memorial Private School Principal.
Pamela Camp holds a degree in mathematics from Texas Tech University. She has been a leader in the ever-changing Information Technology/Computer world for over 25 years. For the past eleven years, before opening Memorial Private School, Pam built and led the IT team and IT development for Pappas Restaurants, headquartered in Houston, Texas. Furthermore, Pamela has founded professional societies, has published a book, and holds a software engineering patent from a company she founded previously. Currently, Pamela is the CEO at Memorial Private School.
We Know the Community!
Harry and Pam live in your community and have built a reputation in the Spring Branch ISD and all over Houston for their innovative academic year program and summer classes for college-bound students.
They take a real and genuine interest to ensure your child develops academically, socially, spiritually, and physically in our low-stress, high outcomes private microschool.