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The Kinkaid School was founded in 1904 by Margaret Kinkaid, making it the oldest non-sectarian co-ed independent school in Houston and second oldest in the state of Texas.

From its strong academics to its numerous art programs to its award-winning sports teams, Kinkaid has made a lasting impact on the Houston community.Scroll down to learn more about Kinkaid’s history and the Heads of School that have helped to make Kinkaid a leader in education.



Voices from the Past:

Take a trip to 1974 and hear John Cooper, Barry Moss, Art Goddard, G'Ann Boyd, Pat Foley, and others talk about what makes Kinkaid Special.

Audio recording from the Century 21 campaign in 1974 Transcript from the Century 21 campaign in 1974